In Form One and Form Two students experience a curriculum which has been developed by the Academy to cater for mixed ability classes and to prepare the students for their progression to the International Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE). The subjects covered are: Art, Classics, English, Geography, Greek, History, ICDL, Latin, Mathematics, Music, Science & Shona.
In Form Three and Form Four the students commence their journey to attaining IGCSEs. Students take on average nine IGCSE’s at the end of Form Four. Of these nine subjects the following are compulsory: English Language, English Literature, Mathematics & Information Technology (ICDL). The other subjects available at IGCSE are: Accounts, Art & Design, Biology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Economics, Enterprise, Environmental Management, French, Geography, Greek, History, Information Communication Technology, Music, Physical Education & Physics. Students are also able to take First Aid in Form Three and follow a Life Skills Programme over the two year period. Read More
In the Sixth Form students will have the opportunity to develop their thinking skills and powers of analysis through a wide range of stimulating subjects. They are encouraged to focus on the subjects that they enjoy and development of the skills they will need as they move forward in preparation for life after school. The Academy offers Cambridge A/S and A Level examinations in the following subjects: Accounts, Art & Design, Biology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Economics, English General Paper, English Language, English Literature, Environmental Management, French, Geography, History, Information Communication Technology, Mathematics, Physical Education & Physics. Also available are City & Guilds Diplomas in the following subjects: Bookkeeping, Business English, Customer Service & Office Procedures. Life Skills continues in the Sixth Form with students being required to participate in Community Service, Team Building exercises, Oral Presentation, Research and Problem Solving. Read more