As Year 9 students, you have now reached a very important stage in your education.
Together with your parents, you will be involved in making some important decisions over the next few months. To help you make the right decisions, you will have received information, advice and guidance in your PSE lessons and you will have the opportunity to talk to your tutors and subject teachers. You need to consider carefully all of the information you will gather to help you make the appropriate choices.
At Brookfield, we aim to provide a curriculum which best serves your individual needs, interests and aptitudes in order to ensure that you can achieve the highest standards possible in all aspects of your work. We do our best to enable you to become confident individuals and responsible citizens who will be able to thrive in an ever-changing world.
In particular, we are keen to ensure that by the time you leave Brookfield you will have achieved the qualifications you will need to move on to your preferred courses at college, and possibly university after that, and eventually into a rewarding career.
There have recently been a number of important changes to the curriculum and examination framework in which all schools and their students have to work. These are reflected in the structure of the curriculum and in the advice and guidance which you will receive.
The curriculum you will study is divided into a number of sections:
The optional curriculum includes a wide range of academic and vocational subjects from which you can choose, although it is important to take note of the advice and guidance you will receive from teachers and careers advisors.