Our Curriculum

 

At Swinton Academy, we offer our students a broad and balanced curriculum which promotes the spiritual, moral, social and cultural development of students and prepares students for the opportunities, responsibilities and experiences of later life.

At Key Stage 3 (Year 7 and 8), our curriculum includes the core subjects of English, Mathematics, Science, Computing, Humanities (History and Geography) and a Modern Foreign Language.  Students also study Physical Education, Religious Education, Design Technology, Drama, Music and Art.  PSHCE is delivered during tutor period and through our assemblies led by Year Leaders.

At Key Stage 4 (Year 9, 10 and 11), our core curriculum consists of English, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography, Physical Education and Religious Education. Students are given the opportunity to study up to two further options, depending on personal interests and future pathways, from a range of academic or vocational subjects to enable them gain at least 8 Level 2 qualifications. The following Level 2 option courses are offered in this academic year:

 

Art

Art Textiles

Business Studies

Computer Science

Construction

Design & Technology: Food Technology

Design & Technology: Product Design

Design & Technology: Resistant Materials

English

Geography

Health and Social Care

History

Maths

Performing Arts

MFL

Physical Education / Sport Science

Religious Studies

Science

 

Swinton Academy
East Avenue
Swinton
Mexborough
Rotherham

S64 8JW

 

"At Swinton Academy, we will make a difference"

 

"All adults in school have a responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of children"

 

 

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Swinton Academy is part of Aston Community Education Trust (ACET)

Registered Office Address:
ACET House, 66 Holderness Drive, Aston, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S26 2BH

Tel:  0114 287 2171