Sackville School

GCSE Options

Years 10 and 11 are when students will focus on major public examinations for the first time and make choices about further study which will affect the rest of their lives.

At Sackville School we believe it is in the students’ best interests to provide a broad range of subjects to give a balanced curriculum.  The following information provides details about the GCSE courses commencing in Year 10, September 2014 as well as what we expect from our GCSE students.

A place in the Sixth Form at Sackville requires five GCSE passes at grade C or above, usually with at least B grades in the subjects selected for Advanced Level study.

GCSE Core Subjects

English & English Literature
Mathematics
Science Dual or Triple Award
Philosophy & Applied Ethics
Modern Foreign Language: French

IT

GCSE Option Choices

Art & Design: Fine Art
Art & Design: Textiles
Applied Business Studies
Dance
Drama
Design & Technology: Resistant Materials
Design & Technology: Food Technology
Geography
Health & Social Care
History
ICT
Media Studies
Modern Foreign Language: Spanish
Music
Physical Education
Psychology
Statistics