Course Category: Core


Science Overview Curriculum Teachers Subject Overview Key Stage 3 Key Stage 3 Science includes Years 7 and 8; GCSE Science courses are introduced at the start of Year 9. All classes are taught in form groups and have 6 lessons of Science a fortnight in Year 7, and 5 in Year 8. Groups are normally [...]

Religious Studies

Religious Studies Overview Curriculum Teachers Subject Overview Religious Studies is a statutory subject which all schools must provide. It provokes challenging questions about the ultimate meaning and purpose of life, beliefs about God, issues of right and wrong and what it means to be human. It develops students’ knowledge and understanding of Christianity as well [...]


Enrichment/SEND Overview Curriculum Teachers At Waddesdon we support and value the abilities of all our students. It is our duty to provide equal opportunities for every person in our care and a safe and fully equipped learning environment which caters to the needs of every student as an individual. We are committed to inclusion within [...]

Citizenship & PSHE

Citizenship & PSHE Overview Curriculum Teachers Subject Overview ‘Citizenship and PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Economic education) at Waddesdon Church of England School provides a vital foundation for the personal development of young people preparing them for adult life.’ Citizenship at Waddesdon School gives students a voice, an opportunity to learn about global issues and [...]


English Overview Curriculum Teachers Subject Overview Waddesdon puts English at the heart of the curriculum. The school appreciates its importance both within the educational programme and in the outside world where skill with language and communication enables young people to make progress at work. English is also regarded as a subject area where important cultural [...]


Mathematics Overview Curriculum Teachers Teaching Aims and Objectives To equip students with sufficient numerical skills to cope with the demands of everyday life To support other subject areas To ensure independent thinking To develop problem solving skills To enjoy the power of mathematics. Course Information See booklets for Key Stage 3 and GCSE and GCE. [...]