In the 5th Form, we have created a bespoke course for our pupils. We are starting the Summer Term with a period of consolidation and completion of GCSE courses, to ensure that all pupils have covered essential ground equipping them for Sixth Form study.
Meanwhile, tutors will work with pupils to identify a field of inquiry suitable for the Inquiry Project, which will allow pupils to develop essential research, time management and project management skills by exploring a particular subject, interest or passion and delivering a presentation on this at the end of the Summer Term.
In addition, 5th Form pupils will be able to choose between three and five subjects they are planning to study in the Sixth Form and explore these in greater depth through a mix of face to face teaching from our subject specialists, access to open on-line courses and opportunities to participate in workshops and seminars, giving them a taste of Sixth Form learning.
Finally, we will be offering all 5th Form pupils guidance and information about accessing the world of work, including self-presentation skills such as dress codes, the perfect CV, applying for internships or work experience and interview techniques.
Once again, all 5th Form pupils will be participating in #KESWCertificates and will earn credits for their participation in all of these opportunities.
King Edward’s new Head Boy, Head Girl and Head of School were all announced this week. Each brings their own objectives and aspirations to the role. A new start, we look forward to the three Upper Sixth pupils putting their ideas into practice. Meet and hear about their objectives over the coming year while at...