Tollbar Academy students enjoy an innovative, broad and balanced curriculum that prepares them for adult life. Our curriculum is designed to be flexible to allow for personalised learning.
Key Stage 3
All students complete the Key Stage 3 curriculum in two years - Years 7 and 8 Key Stage 3 subjects offered are:
Maths, English, Science, Information Technology, French, Spanish, Geography, History, Music, Religious Education, Art, Technology, Textiles, Key skills, Citizenship and Physical Education. Extra Literacy and Numeracy (Key skills) is taught to bands 3, 2 and 1.
Key Stage 4
Key Stage 4 will last for three years - Years 9,10 and 11
Core subjects are Mathematics, English, Science, Information Technology, Citizenship, Religious Education and Physical Education. In bands 1 - 4 Business BTEC is also core. Optional subjects are Art, Technology, French, Spanish, History, Geography, Technology Resistant Materials, Textiles, GCSE Physical Education, and Performing Arts - Music.
Mathematics, Science and Business Studies offer BTEC. Information Technology offers DIDA.
Additional Key Skills qualifications are offered to nominated students to supplement GCSE courses.