At Atlantic Academy our curriculum is clearly planned and sequenced to allow for an all-through provision. Detailed breakdowns can be located in the Subject Specific Information section of our website. However the subject overviews within key stages and across different year groups can be found here:

 

Our teaching hours are broken up as below. The teaching hours are indicated by hours per week – even though in Secondary we operate a two week timetable .

Curriculum AreaEYFS (age 4-5)KS1 (age 5-7)LKS2 (age 7-9)UKS2 (age 9-11)Y7 (age 11-12)Y8 (age 12-13)Y9 (age 13-14)
Phonics53.5
ReadingDaily stories32.52.5Homework & Lesson Transition Homework & Lesson TransitionHomework & Lesson Transition
English4553.53.54.5
Maths2.56662.52.53.5
Music0.50.50.50.50.5 0.50.5
Science11.51.53.53.54.5
Humanities*1223 34
Art/DT11.51.50.5 0.51.5
PSHE/Assemblies1.51.51.51 11
French111.5 1.52
PE1.51.51.51.51.51.51.5
RSE / Wellbeing 1110.5 0.50.5
Computer Science1111111
Drama0.50.50.5
ATL5.55.5n/a

* In primary, history, geography and RS are taught as a combined curriculum; in Y7 and Y8, students are taught 1.5 hours a week of history and 1.5 of geography, in Y9, students are taught 2 hours a week of history and 2 of geography a week.

 

Students select their options when they reach Year 10. To find out more information about the Subjects offered in Key Stage 4 please read our  Atlantic Curriculum Guidance Booklet 2022-23

Year 10 2022-23

Option 1 : Choose One of the following EBacc
Geography
History
Option 2: Choose ONE of the following 
Music 
Psychology
Sport
Travel and Tourism
Option 3: Choose ONE of the following
Business
Computer Science 
History
Health & Social Care
Hospitality
Option 4: Choose ONE of the following
Art
Business
Drama 
Hospitality
Philosophy and Ethics

 

Year 11 2022-23

Option 1 &2 : Choose Two of the following EBacc
History
Geography
French
Option 3: Choose ONE of the following 
Art
Computer Science
Health & Social Care
Philosophy and Ethics
Option 4: Choose ONE of the following
Drama
Geography
Hospitality
Music
Option 5: Choose ONE of the following
Business
Hospitality
Travel and Tourism
Sport Science

Our teaching hours for Key Stage 4 (Years 10 & 11)  are broken up as below  which show a two week timetable .

Year 10 (age 14-15)Year 11 (age 15-16)
English99
Maths7 7
Science99
Option 1 or French (Yr10)55
Option 255
Option 344
Option 444
Option 544
Core PE33
Core RSE / Wellbeing Tutor Time & Assembly ProgrammeTutor Time & Assembly Programme
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