KS5 Curriculum Offer

National Curriculum Subjects – All students access a selection of the core national curriculum subjects including Mathematics and English along with a range of additional subjects, including Art and Food Technology. Subjects are taught as discrete lessons, as part of accredited modules or as cross curricular sessions to incorporate priorities such as S.M.S.C. and British Values. Social integration is also encouraged both between departments and across other local schools through events including R.E. theme days, the Christmas fair and the summer fete.

Functional Skills – Specific Numeracy, Literacy and PSD topics are focussed on for each student.

Accreditation – ASDAN Personal Progress and optional OCR and AQA Units as appropriate.

I.E.P.’s – SMART targets that are linked to current overarching needs, identified on an individual basis.

Off Site Activities – Use of external facilities, including our adapted flat, gardens, local allotment, local swimming facilities, educational visits and a selection of residential trips with various priorities.

External Provision – Students have access to a variety of additional providers, targeted to meet specific requirements. These include, Walsall College (both academic and vocational), The Walsall Hub, Life Skills with Upward Care and Empowering U.

Gifted & Talented – High challenge tasks are delivered within specific sessions to individuals or small groups outside of standard timetabled lessons.

Intervention Sessions – Additional support is offered within tutor groups and to individuals or small groups both within timetabled lessons and as additional outside of standard timetabled lessons.

Therapies – Where appropriate, students will access hydrotherapy sessions, follow personal movement programs and have access to additional services including Reiki massage, occupational therapy and physiotherapy.

KS4&5 Accreditation Rolling Program

KS5 Asdan PP Rolling Program 2016-19

Post 16 Units for KS5 ASC

Post 16 Units for KS5 SLD 1

Post 16 Units for KS5 SLD 2