Curriculum Offer

Our curriculum at The Spinney strives to be responsive to each learner, and build on individual strengths and interests. We aim to re-engage and re-ignite students' passion for learning through an ever-evolving, dynamic and innovative curriculum, designed to enable all students to achieve and flourish.

Pupils will have a personalised full-time offer to meet their individual needs.

 Pupils in The Spinney receive a very personalised curriculum and begin to take pride in their achievements. (Ofsted 2016)

 

All pupils will be able to study the following subjects depending on their individual needs and requirements:

English - GCSE, Functional Skills Level 2, Level 1 and Entry Level

Maths -  GCSE, Functional Skills Level 2, Level 1 and Entry Level

In line with the school vision we have also identified two subjects as The Spinney ‘Core Subjects’. These subjects are:

PSHE and British Values (including Religious Education)

In addition, students will study a combination of the following depending on their individual needs and interests:

Art - GCSE

Art – Entry Level*

Science – Entry Level*

ICT Technology – Level 1 and Entry Level

PE – GCSE

PE – Entry Level*

Personal Well-Being – Level 1

Independent Living – Entry Level

*Qualifications to be introduced in 2018/2019

Additional Offer through Alternative Providers 2017/2018

Skills for Employment, Training and Personal Development – Level 1

Employability Skills – Level 1