School Structure

Pre-Prep: Calvi House – Nursery, Reception, Years 1 and 2

Nursery and Reception
These two years follow the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum:
Communication and Language, Physical Development, Personal,Social and Emotional Development, Literacy, Mathematics, Understanding the World and Expressive Arts and Design.
In addition they are taught Digital Learning, French, Music, PE and Swimming by specialist teachers.

Years 1 and 2
Subjects studied in Years 1 and 2: English, Mathematics, Science, French, Geography, History, Digital Learning, DT, Art, Drama, Music, PE, RS, Positive Living. Pupils are taught mainly by their class teacher but Digital Learning, French, Music, PE and Swimming are specialist taught.

Junior School – Years 3 and 4

Subjects studied in Years 3 and 4: English, Mathematics, Science, French, Geography, History, Digital Learning, DT, Art, Drama, Music, PE, RS, Positive Living.
Pupils are taught mainly by their form teacher but specialist teaching is introduced in French, DT, Digital Learning, PE and Art. Each year group consists of 3 parallel classes with setting in English and Mathematics.

Middle School – Years 5 and 6

Subjects studied in Year 5: English, Mathematics, Science, French, Geography, History, Digital Learning, DT, Art, Drama, Music, PE, RS, Positive Living and Latin.
Extra subjects studied in Year 6: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Spanish.
Within this broad and balanced curriculum, pupils are taught by specialist teachers. Each year group consists of 3 parallel classes with setting in the core subjects.

Upper School – Years 7 and 8

Subjects studied in Year 7 and 8: English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, French, Spanish, Geography, History, Digital Learning , DT, Art, Drama, Music, PE, RS, Positive Living & Latin.
All subjects are taught by specialist teachers with setting taking place in the core subjects. Each year group consists of 3 classes with one being a streamed class within which possible scholarship talent is recognised.