Diwali Celebrations & End of Term

Students observing Diwali on 19th October must call the school office if they wish to take one day off for religious observance. Many thanks and we hope you have a wonderful day. Happy Diwali!

Term will end on Friday 20th October and all students will return to the academy on Wednesday 1st November 2017.

Have a safe and enjoyable break.

GCSE Chemistry

Faculty Vision

Together with families and the local community, the Faculty for Science and Innovation is dedicated to helping our young people to develop a lifelong love of learning for Science and the confidence to not just navigate the scientific modern world, but to shape it.

Studying GCSE Chemistry

Students will study atomic structure and the periodic table, bonding, structure and the properties of matter, quantitative chemistry, chemical and energy changes, the rate and extent of chemical change, organic chemistry, chemical analysis and atmosphere.

GCSE Exam Specification Title

AQA GCSE Chemistry 8462

Link to Exam Specification


Future education, training and/or career prospects

This can then lead to a career in scientific, medical and allied fields.  Possible job options include doctors, teachers, pharmaceuticals, forensics and analytical chemists.