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Into the Upper School - GCSE Options

The following information is designed to help students select their subjects for GCSE. 

On Thursday 21st January, we are running a live Zoom session for parents and students where Mr Panting will outline our approach regarding GCSEs and making suitable choices. The session will also run through how to complete the Initial Preferences Form, which is online. 

Please click on the Zoom link below to pre-register for the online meeting on Thursday 21st January:

Zoom link to register for the meeting

An invite from Mr Robinson to our options evening on 21st January

Upper School Handbook 2021

Into the Upper School Presentation

Please read the Upper School Handbook ahead of completing the online Initial Preferences Form.

How to complete your initial preferences form

Initial Preferences Form

The deadline for submitting the Initial Preferences Form is 23rd February.

Please note block one choices are a requirement.

Please submit a second form if you change your mind.

The Heads of Department have recorded video guides which will give you an introduction to optional subjects.



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