VLE

Time Allocation

Below are the allocations of teaching time in hours per subject, per week, in each year group.

September 2021 - July 2022

The school operates a two week timetable in order to ensure better distribution of teaching hours.

Years 7, 8 & 9 

Subject

Year 7

Year 8

Year 9

English

3.5

3.5

4.5

Maths

3

3

4

Science

3

3

4.5

Modern Foreign Languages

2.5

2.5

2.5

History

2

1.5

2

Geography

2

1.5

2

RE

1

1

1.5

PE

2

2

1.5

Art, Music & Drama

3

3

2

Design & Technology

1

2

1

Computer Science

1

1

1
Enrichment 0.5 0.5 -
PCSHE 0.5 0.5 0.5

 

Years 10 & 11 

Subject

Year 10

Year 11

English

4.5

4.5

Maths

4

4

Science

5

5

RE

1.5

1.5

PE

1

1

Humanities (Geography or History)

2

2.5
Modern Foreign Languages* 2.5

2.5

Option Subjects: two year GCSE

2.5

2.5

Option Subjects: three year GCSE 1.5

2**

PCSHE 0.5 0.5

Please note that this applies to 2021/2022 only as different year groups are in different phases of different curriculum models.

*A small number of students do not take a Modern Foreign Language.

** Please note this was orginally a 2 year GCSE but has been changed to 3 year because of the Covid Pandemic.