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  • OFSTED says "Students achieve well across the school."
  • OFSTED says "Teachers' secure knowledge, and often great enthusiasm for their subject, helps students enjoy learning and make improving progress over time."
  • OFSTED says "Attitudes to learning in all areas of the school are very positive."
  • OFSTED says "Students feel very safe and secure in their school."
  • OFSTED says "The overwhelming majority of parents who responded to the Parent View survey would recommend the school to others."
  • OFSTED says "Students achieve well across the school."
  • OFSTED says "Teachers' secure knowledge, and often great enthusiasm for their subject, helps students enjoy learning and make improving progress over time."
  • OFSTED says "Attitudes to learning in all areas of the school are very positive."
  • OFSTED says "Students feel very safe and secure in their school."
  • OFSTED says "The overwhelming majority of parents who responded to the Parent View survey would recommend the school to others."
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Curriculum

 

School Vision & Curriculum Aims

* To promote the highest aspirations amongst students: to have dreams for the future and to work towards them in the present 

 

* To develop resilience, self-belief and self-motivation

 

*To enable every student to reach their full academic potential

 

*To promote the social, moral, spiritual and cultural development of every student and to develop British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty, and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs

 

*To create a safe and secure, disciplined and happy learning environment

 

Our curriculum intent is to:

* Provide a broad and balanced education for all students at WCHS which builds on prior knowledge and skills

 

* Engage students in learning which is enjoyable, stimulating and relevant  to students now and for the future

 

* Provide a cohesive, progressive curriculum where explicit links between subjects and across key stages are forged 

 

* Enable students to develop knowledge, understand concepts and acquire skills, and be able to choose and apply these in relevant situations; and to instil an aspirational mindset

 

* Support students’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development to enable them to become responsible, respectful members of the local and wider community

 

* Support students’ physical development and responsibility for their own health, and enable them to be active 

 

* Promote a positive attitude towards learning; pride in their own progress and achievement; and a strong work ethic, through providing a curriculum which offers opportunity to celebrate and share success: valuing attainment, progress and effort equally 

 

* Ensure equal access to learning, with high expectations for every student and appropriate levels of challenge and support 

 

* Provide subject choices that support students’ learning and progression, and enable them to work towards achieving their goals 

 

* Ensure that as many students as possible leave our school equipped with a strong set of GCSE results

 

* Develop students’ independent learning skills and resilience, as well as their communication and numeracy skills, to equip them for post-16 education, further/higher education and employment and to become lifelong learners

 

Subjects

 

Click on the subjects below to be directed to a page specific for that subject where you will be able to download information for each year group. 

 

Art

Business Studies

Computer Science

Drama

Design Technology

English

Geography

History

Mathematics

Music

Performing Arts

Physical Education

Religious Studies

Science

Sociology

Spanish

Travel and Tourism

 

 

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