Ethos and Overview
To promote vocational and enrichment opportunities for all students, such as STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) to enrich their learning experience, and to explore career opportunities for the future.
To identify strengths and weaknesses in every student and offer courses which provide for the needs of the individual thus allowing them to achieve their potential and maximize their attainment.The Science Department comprises a suite of 7 fully equipped laboratories to support scientific learning. All laboratories have an interactive whiteboard equipped with an extensive range of the latest educational software to enrich learning.
The Science Department has a sizeable preparation room where a team of technicians work to support the practical work that is carried out within Science.
The Science Department also has an ICT suites and exclusive access to a mobile set of laptops which are used to great effect to enhance and support learning. ICT is regularly used within lessons as the Science Department believes students should have the opportunity to develop transferable skills that are now essential for the workplace.