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If you are unsure of your child's allocated pathway or have any other queries, please contact Mr Elland, Vice Principal for Year 8.
For information about the Guided Learning Pathway for students with special educational needs, please visit our website page - "Inclusion - Learning for All"
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a GCSE?
GCSEs (General Certificates of Secondary Education) are usually taken at school-leaving age after two years’ study, but are available to students of any age. They are normally assessed by a mixture of internal assessment (coursework) and exams.
For more information about GCSEs and where they can take you, click on the link below:
GCSE information for Students and Parents on the Edexcel website
What is a BTEC?
BTECS are widely recognised work-related qualifications suitable for a wide range of ages and abilities.
For more information about BTECs and where they can take you, click on the link below:
BTEC information for Students and Parents on the Edexcel website