At Caldew students follow a traditional curriculum, supplemented where appropriate with more vocational courses or wider learning experiences.
Key Stage 3
All students are taught the National Curriculum subjects, though as an Academy, many subjects will teach the skills needed to achieve the relevant levels based on their own version of the curriculum.
To view the curriculum our students follow, please click on one of the subjects below:
Key Stage 4
We believe in the majority of students following traditional GCSE courses.
All students will study:
- English Language and English Literature
- Physics, Chemistry & Biology or Combined Science
- Religious Studies / Citizenship (RPE & SfL).
All students have regular PE lessons.
The remainder of the curriculum is made up of four optional subjects chosen by the students.
The courses they choose from are: (Please click a course title for course details)
The school has an extensive offer for Sixth Form students with over 20 A Levels to choose from as well as some Applied Courses. Further details are available in the Sixth Form section of the website.