- Mrs J Weston - Head of Department & EVC Lead
- Miss B Anderson – 2nd in Department
- Mr L Debuire - 3rd in Department & International Education Co-Ordinator
- Mr A Collot – Assistant Head
- Mrs K Leach - Educational Visits Co-Ordinator and ITTCo
- Mr D Else – Head of Learning for Year 9
- Miss J Whitmore – Assistant SENDCo
- Miss A Garcia – Most Able and Aspiring MFL rep.
- Miss S Bean – Mandarin Excellence Programme Co-ordinator
- Miss M Harvey – MFL Teaching Assistant
Key Stage 3 - Years 7, 8 and 9Languages Milestone Assessment Schedule 2022/23
KS3 Course Information
Pupils study either French, Spanish or Mandarin in Year 7, 8 and 9. In Year 8 and Year 9 students study French, Spanish or German as a second language.
The topics studied at KS3 are Family, Home, School, Leisure activities, In and around town, Food and Drink, Body parts and Illnesses, Holidays, Environment and Daily routine.
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KS3 Exam Information
Pupils sit Milestone Assessments at regular points throughout the year and are assessed on two of the four skills (listening, reading, speaking and writing) in their first language, and assessed on one skill in their second language.
Students are expected to engage in learning, be respectful of others and to work hard to achieve in lessons.
Key Stage 4 (GCSE) - Years 10 and 11
KS4 Course Information
Every pupil studies at least one language at Key Stage 4. If pupils select their second language as an option, they study two languages.
The themes studied at KS4 are:
|Year 10||Year 11|
|Term 1||School and College||Term 1||Careers and Future Plans|
|Term 2||Customs and Festivals||Term 2||Social Issues|
|Term 3||Free Time Activities||Term 3||The Environment|
|Term 4||House and Home||Term 4||Revision|
|Term 5||Holidays||Term 5 & 6||Examinations|
|Term 6||Mock exams|
KS4 Exam Information
There are 4 exams, each worth 25% of the final grade: listening, reading, writing and speaking.
Students are expected to apply themselves and work hard from day 1 of the course.
Key Stage 5 (A Level) - Years 12 and 13
Click Here for Sixth form course guide for French
Click Here for Sixth form course guide for German
Click Here for Sixth form course guide for Spanish
|Year 7||Boulogne (FR) & Bilbao (Sp)||Year 8||China Town|
|Year 8/9||Rosas (Sp)||Year 9||Trip to France - tbc|
|Yr 10/11||Malaga (Sp/Art)||Yr 10/13||Berlin (Ge/History)|
Last Updated November 2023