Options & Exams

Options & Exams

Year 9 Options

Please find a wide range of information on this webpage regarding the Year 9 Options process for 2024 that supports the Year 9 Options Booklet which is available here.  Options Google Forms are to be completed by Monday 5th February.  Please see links to the forms below.

Links To Options Forms

Key Dates

Wednesday 3rd January 2024 – Options booklets emailed home and available electronically via our website.  Please contact reception if you would like a hard-copy.

Wednesday 10th January 2024 – Options Assembly.

January 2024 – Tutorial programme with tutors and careers staff begins.

Thursday 18th January 2024 – Face to Face Options Evening – School Hall. 5:00pm – 6:30pm – Parents and Students are invited in to talk to subject leads and see the work on show.

Monday 5th February 2024 – Options Google Forms to be completed by Monday 5th February. If you would like to complete a paper form, please give it to your tutor by Monday 5th February.

From Monday 26th February 2024  – Every student will have an Options Interview to discuss their choices and make any changes/alterations based on further information provided by teachers and students.

Easter Holidays – Mr Tamlyn will be looking at subject numbers and possible groupings for the development of the timetable.

May Half Term – Allocation of students to teaching groups and timetable completion.  Choices confirmed and issued to students and parents/carers.

Options Evening Welcome

Presentation by Mr Tamlyn (Deputy Headteacher)

Grading System

Presentation by Mr Tamlyn (Deputy Headteacher)

Core Subjects

Presentation by Mr Tamlyn (Deputy Headteacher)

Making Good Choices

Presentation by Mr Tamlyn (Deputy Headteacher)

Ebacc and Open Pathways

Presentation by Mr Tamlyn (Deputy Headteacher)

Careers Advice and Further Education

Careers Advice

Presentation by Careers South West

Further Education

Introducing Petroc

Further Education

Introducing Exeter College


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