GCSE Options 2024

Introductory Assembly Video – Click here to watch

2024 Options Blocks

Block ABlock BBlock C
BTEC Business StudiesGCSE ArtBTEC Child Development
GCSE Computer ScienceBTEC Business StudiesGCSE Dance
BTEC DramaGCSE Art – 3D DesignGCSE Geography
GCSE FrenchGCSE FrenchGCSE History
GCSE GeographyGCSE HistoryGCSE Hospitality
GCSE HistoryBTEC Health and Social CareGCSE Music
Life Skills (by invite only)BTEC SportGCSE Religious Studies
  BTEC Sport

Pupils to pick one subject per block as lessons in each block will take place at the same time. All pupils need to pick at least one Ebacc subject (Computer Science, French, Geography, History). Pupils can of course pick more than one.


Date Activity
Wednesday 28th February (Face to Face) and Monday 4th March (Online)Y9 Parents Evenings
Wednesday 6th MarchInformation on Options subjects to be shared with students and parents online in tutor period.
Monday 11th MarchStudents to submit initial subject preferences.
Friday 15th MarchOption blocks to be shared with students/parents.
Wednesday 20th MarchStudents to pick options taster sessions via online form.
Thursday 21st MarchOnline options meetings (4.00-5.30pm) to take place via our online parents evening system where parents can meet specific staff to ask any questions.
 Friday 22nd MarchFace to face taster morning P1-P4. Students will be off timetable and able to attend 4 sessions to try lessons in subjects.
Monday 25th MarchOptions form to go live so students can start making options preferences.
Thursday 28th MarchOptions preferences to be submitted electronically.

Students must pick 3 options in total. One from Block A, Block B and Block C, blocks will be available from the 15th March.

In addition to these subjects students will all continue to study the following examined subjects; Maths, English Language and Literature and Science, plus the following non examined subjects; PSHE, PE and RE.

Options Process Booklet


SubjectVideoOptions Information Page
GCSE Art and DesignClick hereClick here
GCSE Art and Design – 3D DesignClick hereClick here
BTEC Business StudiesClick hereClick here
BTEC Child DevelopmentClick HereClick Here
GCSE Computer ScienceClick hereClick here
GCSE DanceClick hereClick here
BTEC DramaClick hereClick here
GCSE FrenchClick hereClick here
GCSE GeographyClick hereClick here
BTEC Health and Social CareClick hereClick here
GCSE HistoryClick hereClick here
GCSE HospitalityClick hereClick here
GCSE MusicClick hereClick here
GCSE Religious StudiesClick hereClick here
BTEC SportClick hereClick here