Manor Academy

Outcomes Focused, Child Centred

Learning and Curriculum

THE CURRICULUM OFFERED TO OUR STUDENTS

The curriculum at Northern Education Trust Manor Academy is an extended curriculum, which is personalised to meet the needs of all learners. Flexibility in the curriculum allows for adaptations to be made that are responsive to the needs of both individuals and groups of students as they progress through our Academy.

Our aims are that:

- All students have access to a broad, balanced and coherent curriculum that supports learning.

- A strong core curriculum ensures that basic skills are embedded so that students are able to access the wider curriculum.

- An extended curriculum ensures all students have access to catch-up, extension and enrichment.

- The curriculum is personalised and inclusive and meets the needs of individual students at every Key Stage.

At Key stage 3 (Y7 - Y8)

Pupils have access to a broad and balanced range of subjects. These subjects establish a solid foundation for success at Key Stage 4

English

Maths

Science

D&T

PE

Performing Arts

History

Geography

Life

MFL

Art

Music

Computing

At Keystage 4 (Y9 - Y11)

Curriculum Pathways Booklet


KS4 Core Subjects

KS4 Pathway Subjects

English Language (GCSE)

History (GCSE)

English Literature (GCSE)

Geography (GCSE)

Mathematics (GCSE)

Food (GCSE)

Science * (GCSE)

Graphics (GCSE)

Physical Education (Technical award)

Resistant Materials (GCSE)

Life (Y9-Y10)

Art (GCSE)


Religious Education (GCSE)


Music (GCSE)

Business Studies (GCSE)

Photography (GCSE)

Health & Social Care (GCSE)

Finance (Technical Award)

ICT (Technical Award)

Engineering (Technical Award)

Performing Arts (Technical Award)

Physical Education (GCSE)

Business Studies (Technical Award)

Child Development (Technical Award)

*Science currently has two pathways comprising of Separate Sciences Biology/Chemistry/Physics or Trilogy.

In Years 9, 10 and 11 students continue to study the core curriculum but there is some personalisation as they are guided along curriculum pathways. The curriculum Pathways are tailored to ensue they meet the needs of the individual and future aspirations/life Chances

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