As part of the options process, your child will select their GCSE subjects this term. Key dates for 2019 are as follows:

 Date  Event
 10th January 2019  Option Assembly – students are given an overview of the options process and made aware of the timeline involved
14th of January 2019 Option workbooks issued – students will work through these in tutor time to develop their understanding of the importance of the options proces
wb 21st January 2019 Year 8 careers interviews commence until 31st January
1st February 2019 Choices for Options Taster Day – students choose 4 subjects to attend on Taster day (these are not their option choices at this stage). It is an opportunity to experience subjects they are considering
7th February 2019 Options Taster Day – students receive information and guidance on career paths as well as attend lessons based on their choices for Taster day
7th February 2019  Year 8 Parents evening – Opportunity to speak to all subject staff to discuss your child’s progress as well as information about the subject at GCSE.
4th March 2019 Options Evening (5:45pm-8pm) – Presentation in theatre to all parent/carers and talks given by all Option subjects explaining the GCSE/KS4 curriculum.
8th March 2019 Year 8 Option Choices Deadline using Insight (
Mid-March 2019 Personalised meetings with every student regarding options choices.
End of March 2019  Letters to parents confirming option choices.

The latest Options Evening Programme Click Here

2018-19 Options Evening Presentation Click Here

2018-19 Options Booklet Click here