Welcome to the Science Department
The Science department is complimented by a range of experienced and enthusiastic staff who work hard to ensure the success of all students. We run a variety of different pathways to ensure that every child is able to access the Science curriculum and gain a qualification which is suitable to their needs and abilities.
In 2015 we were delighted to achieve 87% of all year 11 students gaining at least one level 2 qualification. 64% of all year 11 students achieved two or more L2 qualifications in Science.
The students on the GCSE courses gained 238 A* - C grades and 60 A*- A grades.
Our Triple Science Students achieved an average of 81% A* - A. This was significantly above the national average of 42% and 100% A* - C, above the national average of 91%.
Additional Science (Double award GCSE) achieved 95% A* - C, well above national average of 63%. 21.3% achieving A* - A, again well above the average of 10%.
Core Science (Single Award GCSE) achieved 95% A* -C, significantly above the national average of 56.7% and A* - A in line with National at 7%.
The BTEC qualification proved also to be very successful with a 97% pass rate, above the target for this qualification by 42%. 76% of these students achieving a L2 pass.