'The quality of spiritual, moral, social and cultural eduction is outstanding reflecting the vision of the
  school's leadership.'
(Blue River Academy Ofsted inspection. 2012/13)                   twitterlogo   facebooklogo   youtubelogo

Blue River - Curriculum

"The curriculum is good and meets the needs of all students, including those learning English who receive specialist ESOL support ".
(Blue River Academy Ofsted Inspection 2012/13)

Curriculum Aims

The aims of the curriculum of Blue River Academy are to enable pupils to develop:

  • A willingness to apply themselves and an aptitude for learning
  • Literacy, numeracy and competence in using information communication technology
  • Pupil’s creativity, empathy and sensitivity
  • The skills of working as an individual and as a member of a group or team
  • Appropriate moral and spiritual values and tolerance of others, to value each individual and to learn to live together in an atmosphere of mutual respect.
  • An awareness of pupil’s place in the community and opportunities for service to each other and to the community

  • We achieve this by supporting pupils to develop in 9 key areas:

  • Linguistic Skills
  • Mathematical Skills
  • Scientific Understanding and Knowledge
  • Understanding in the Use of Technology
  • Human and Social Education
  • Physical Education
  • Aesthetic and Creative Education
  • Preparation for Adult Life, Further Education and Careers
  • Spiritual. Moral, Social and Cultural Development

  • Accreditation

    The subjects offered at Blue River Academy we accredited by Edexcel. Blue River Academy is an examination centre with Edexcel.

  • GCSE English
  • GCSE Science Single / Double and Triple Award
  • GCSE Maths
  • GCSE Citizenship Short Course
  • ESOL Entry Level 1 and 2
  • Functional Skills Mathematics Level 1 and 2
  • Functional Skills English Level 1 and 2
  • Functional Skills IT Level 1 and 2
  • GCSE Religious Education (RE)
  • GCSE Arabic / Urdu
  • GCSE French / Spanish

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