Our Learning Offer

We aim to provide top quality, inspirational alternative education that will empower students to reach their full potential and give them a vision for life.

  • A broad and balanced curriculum offering GCSE and GCSE-equivalent qualifications in; English, Mathematics, Science, ICT, Performing Arts, separate Arts and Media based disciplines, Physical Education, World Studies, PSHE, and Enterprise and Employability. 
  • A distinctive Urban Arts and Enterprise base. 
  • Global – connecting with young people in poorer nations to give a world view. 
  • Small groups of 9 students with a staff-student ratio of 1:4.
  • Flexible – individualised pathways tailored to the student. 
  • A student entitlement of 8 GCSEs with a single GCSE given a minimum of 120 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) and a double GCSE a minimum of 240 GLHs. 
  • Personalised Literacy and Numeracy programmes for all students to improve achievement. 
  • Enrichment activities outside school hours. 
  • A strong link to real life – the world of work and enterprise.