Curriculum areas

Expressive arts

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The inspiration and power of the arts play a vital role in enabling our children and young people to enhance their creative talent and develop their artistic skills.

Languages

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Knowing other languages and understanding other cultures is a 21st century skill set for students as they prepare to live and work in a global society.

Religious and moral education

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Support for the religious and moral education experiences and outcomes and National Qualifications.

Social studies

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Through social studies, children and young people develop their understanding of the world by learning about other people, societies, their beliefs and values.

Health and wellbeing

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Learning in health and wellbeing ensures that children and young people develop the knowledge, understanding and skills which they need now and in the future.

Mathematics

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Mathematics equips us with the skills we need to interpret and analyse information, simplify and solve problems, assess risk and make informed decisions.

Sciences

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Science and its practical application in healthcare and industry is central to our economic future, for our health and wellbeing as individuals and as a society.

Technologies

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The range of subjects in technical education has changed significantly over the last two decades and now includes craft, design, engineering and graphics.

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All staff have a responsibility to develop, reinforce and extend learning in the following areas.

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