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The students say…

“I enjoy learning about everything since it is interesting to sink deeper into the world's mysteries.”

“I enjoy doing experiments as well as watching videos and finding new fun facts!”

Careers linked to Science

  • Medicine
  • Astronomer
  • Engineer
  • Marine biologist
  • Dentistry
  • Forensic analyst
  • Biochemist
  • Food scientist

Degree Courses  linked to Science

  • Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • Veterinary science
  • Biomedical sciences
  • Pharmaceutical chemistry
  • Environmental science
  • Astronomy
  • Engineering

The science department aspire to develop the future leaders in science. We encourage our students to challenge the world around them through knowledgeable insight and curiosity. We want to nurture confident yet resilient scientists who understand our complex yet beautiful world. We want every door to be open for our students so that they can pursue a career in STEM or to have a deepened understanding of their world and have the ability to share their knowledge.

We are a team of passionate and driven practitioners who deliver a carefully sequenced curriculum to ensure that all our students have access to high quality teaching and learning, practical science and support. We strive to provide the best opportunities such as trips, clubs and workshops to enrich our students in their journey towards excellence.

Our subject is truly unique, and we aim to collectively showcase and celebrate it.



Science GCSE

Essential information

  • AQA exam board
  • GCSE Separate Science (Triple)
  • GCSE Combined Trilogy (Double)

Your final grade will be based on:

  • 100% exam
  • GCSE Separate Science, 6x exams each 1 hour 45mins long
  • GCSE Combined Trilogy, 6x exams each 1 hour 15mins long
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