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 History

Faculty Vision

History enables us to explore the past, relate it to the present and contemplate what the future may bring.  From studying History, students will be able to make decisions based on careful analysis of information and confidently argue their point of view as they become Historians.

Studying GCSE History

GCSE History

GCSE Exam Specification Title

Edexcel GCSE History 1HI0

Link to Exam Specification


Future education, training and/or career prospects

Conventionally, students of History go on to study for a career in law.  However, the analytical skills associated with the subject open up a variety of options such as journalism, teaching, marketing and the civil service.  Ultimately, the skill of reflecting upon information and forming a considered opinion are helpful in all walks of life.