Academic 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 Textiles

Business Studies

Computer Science


Design & Technology: Food Technology

Design & Technology: Product Design

Design & Technology: Resistant Materials



Health and Social Care



Performing Arts


Physical Education / Sport Science

Religious Studies



Swinton Academy
East Avenue

S64 8JW


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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