Why Study Science?

Science is an important core subject.  It is essential to your understanding of everyday life, the world we live in and beyond!

Pupil Voice

“I really enjoy doing practicals.”


Who teaches it?

Helen Clarke and Toqeer Hussain teach Science.

How is it taught?

You will have three 70-minute lessons each week.  There are six final exams and the end of year 11; two Biology, two Physics and two Chemistry.  Each of these assessments will last 1 hour and 15 minutes.

What do we learn?

You will work towards a double award in Science: equivalent to two GCSE’sThere are 24 topics in total, with subject content from Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

Where could it lead?

  • Pharmacist
  • Nursing
  • Teacher
  • Zoologist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Plumber
  • Electrician
  • Plasterer