All students at Broadway follow a core curriculum. These are the subjects set out by the government that all school pupils must study.
Please click on a subject to find a little more information about these courses.
For 2013 – 2016 your CORE curriculum will consist of:
All these subjects are open to both boys and girls and most have an examination at the end of Year 11.
The qualification at the end of KS4 is the General Certificate of Secondary Education.
What is GCSE?
This is a single system of examination for all subjects
GCSE grades are awarded now as numbers :
The examination tests not only your memory and the orderly presentation of facts, but also understanding, imagination and practical skills.
Teacher assessed coursework is common to most course and pupils who are absent from school place themselves at a great disadvantage. There is a close link between good attendance and exam success. You must attend to do well.
Some subjects may allow you to obtain a certificate other than GCSE. These will be explained on the appropriate page for that subject