Curriculum | Rainhill High School

Curriculum

Our curriculum reflects the high aspirations we have for all of our learners at Rainhill High School and is underpinned by our core values of ‘Learn, Think, Contribute and Care’.

Curriculum Time/Fortnight

Subject Year 7 Year 8 Year 9
English 8 7 7
Maths 7 7 7
Science 6 6 6
History 3 3 3
Geography 3 3 3
RE 2 2 2
Citizenship 3 2 2
French 3 3
German/Spanish 4 - Spanish 3 3
Computing 2 2 2
Drama 1 1 1
Dance 1 1 1
Music 1 1 1
Art 2 2 2
DT 3 3 3
PE 4 4 4
Tutorial 1 1 1

Curriculum Time/Fortnight

Subject Curriculum time/Fortnight KS4
English Language/Literature 9
Maths 9
Trilogy Science 9
Option 1 5
Option 2 5
Option 3 5
Option 4 5
PE 2
Tutorial 1

Curriculum Time/Fortnight

Subject Curriculum time/Fortnight KS5
Option 1 9
Option 2 9
Option 3 9
Study Plus 9
GCSE re-sit 4
Super-curriculum 4
Tutorial 1

Every aspect of our knowledge-rich curriculum is focused on enabling our pupils to ‘know more and remember more’, ensuring that learning is sequenced effectively to support pupils in fluently recalling, building, securing and applying this knowledge. Every aspect of our curriculum challenges our pupils to develop a lifelong love of learning and equips them to take their next steps confidently and successfully.

Further details of what is covered in each subject can be found below, along with an overview of each Key Stage.

Physics

Physics

Maths

Maths

Biology

Biology

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