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16/06/21

Some great examples of Year 10 French 150 and 90 word task practice. Excellent travail! Keep it up! https://t.co/PnxKHY5evI

15/06/21

Year 7 students focussed and engaged during workshops https://t.co/NsJonJb6s5

15/06/21

Year 7 Drama students create a series of Freeze Frames to re-tell the story of the opening of The Merchant of Venice. https://t.co/5fUlTJIuMl

14/06/21

Retweetd From Southwark Youth Parliament

Aged 14 – 19 and live in Southwark? Passionate about the issues that matter to you? Stand as a Youth Parliament candidate for your school, youth club or local area. Find out more and apply before 25 June https://t.co/n7ZJsDInNw https://t.co/3xXBODp9aR

14/06/21

Retweetd From Southwark Council

Aged 14 – 19 and live in Southwark? Passionate about the issues that matter to you? Stand as a Youth Parliament candidate for your school, youth club or local area. Find out more and apply before 25 June https://t.co/AYX1kp8qeB https://t.co/uSsCQ65cEA

12/06/21

Retweetd From Southwark News

Calls have also been made for Jimi to be commemorated in Postman's Park near St Paul's Cathedral https://t.co/fY34RBtlZw

11/06/21

Year 10 Mock examinations are taking place over the next fortnight. Please see our website for further details: https://t.co/MeHpGtn5eo

09/06/21

Retweetd From Southwark Council

Have your say and keep up to date with the latest project news for our Peckham Square project https://t.co/bDIIBeCQfa https://t.co/nnloyL7Abl

09/06/21

Thank you to Andre O Ferguson and the team from "Story of Man" for visiting us, to run a workshop on perseverance and successful perceptions of masculinity https://t.co/MY7PtDnuph

09/06/21

Retweetd From Andre O Ferguson

This Tuesday June 8th 2021 will be the next story of man camp at Harris Academy Peckham. Check out this dope speaker line up. 🔥 https://t.co/eRBReagNna

09/06/21

Looking forward to our next Think Forward Thursday Careers Spotlight Session tomorrow with following on from our last session with Sachini Imbuldeniya : https://t.co/UN9kRXVetd

07/06/21

Year 10 German students are extending their answers to general questions in a half-term revision session. https://t.co/PR7cVAjGBk

28/05/21

Thank you Spheron Architects for speaking to our students about design plans for Peckham Square alongside career opportunities in architecture https://t.co/2BeviBcF7G

27/05/21

Year 8 girls working with coaches as part of a Netball intervention in PE this term https://t.co/GTwzKGlbdP

26/05/21

Retweetd From DofE London

What a great idea to get older DofE participants and Award holders to share their ! https://t.co/oIPHb2Ambe

26/05/21

Our Year 11 students sharing their top tips and favourite memories of their Duke of Edinburgh expedition with Year 9's who are excited to head out on their practice hike next month! https://t.co/7Wx0IPaZaG

25/05/21

Students enjoy a good debate! https://t.co/WK4qDcZw1n

24/05/21

Congratulations! What a wonderful achievement 🖌

24/05/21

Retweetd From CASHH

Haven’t been back here since year 11, looking forward to it 🙌🏾 https://t.co/LL4ySvRZ5I

24/05/21

We’re excited that Cashief Nichols will be coming to Harris Academy Peckham on Tues 8th June for a ‘Story of Man’ event, organised by Andre Ferguson. He and other guests are talking to students about how you can overcome trials & tribulations in today’s society. https://t.co/36bw0EJbtd

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Key Stage 4 Options

This page is designed to help our Year 9 students and their parents make the choice of what GCSEs to study in Years 10 and 11. 

We hope you find it helpful but if you have any queries please contact Alex Hall on a.hall@harrispeckham.org.uk.


Options Booklet

Options booklet picOur options booklet is designed to help you make an informed decision about the courses that can be taken. Also included is information about the compulsory core subjects studied by all Key Stage 4 students.

Click HERE to download the KS4 Options Booklet.

Our Key Stage 4 Curriculum is designed to ensure each student is academically challenged and engaged in their learning. It is rigorous in nature, covering the EBACC, but it also offers the opportunity to study creative or vocational courses.

We feel this balance is something that underpins everything we are trying to achieve. We are committed to providing a curriculum that will:

  • Meet individual needs and aspirations
  • Be broad, challenging and motivating
  • Offer participation in learning to 19 years of age
  • Prepare students for a positive role in the future

Find out more about your Key Stage 4 options

Art


Business Studies


Computer Science

Click on the image to see a presentation.

Computer Science   options details for Year 9


Drama


French



Geography


History

History - options film for Year 9 from Harris Academy Peckham on Vimeo.


Hospitality and Catering

Click on the image to see a presentation.

Hospitality and Catering   options details for Year 9


Media


Music 


Psychology


Spanish


Sport


Options information evening

Watch a recording of our options information evening for students and parents on 12th February 2021. Click HERE for a copy of the presentation used during the event.

 


Good reasons for choosing an option

You are good at the subject.

You think you will enjoy the course.

It fits your career ideas and plans.

It goes well with your other choices.

It helps to give you plenty of choice post 16.

You think you might want to continue studying it post 16.

Your research shows that it will interest you and motivate you to learn.


Bad reasons for choosing an option

Your friends have chosen it.

You think it will be easy.

Someone else thinks it is a good idea.

You like the teacher you have now.

You did not have time to research your options properly.


Key dates

Friday 12th February

5pm

Options Information Evening on MS Teams

Please log into the meeting using your child’s @hfed.net account to avoid any issues

Half Term

15th – 19th February

Research

Read the options booklet

Log in to Kudos and take the quizzes to see what subjects you are best suited to or what subjects you need for your career aspirations

Talk to friends and family

W/C Monday 22nd February

Options Marketplace on MS Teams

Short videos from subject specialists to give students an introduction to the course, including key knowledge and skills that will be developed.

Friday 26th February

1.15pm

Tutor time session

Discussion with your tutor on the next steps.

W/C Monday 1st March

Options experiences

Videos will be uploaded by staff and students who have already gone through the process giving their personal tips on how to successfully pick option subjects.

Thursday 4th March

12-6pm

Year 9 Parent Consultation and Options Afternoon

This will be an opportunity to discuss progress and attainment in all subjects, alongside suitability for options courses selected.

 

 

 

 

 


Information for parents/carers

Click HERE to download a letter to parents.

Below is a short video that we feel will help students and their parents/carers start discussing what options are best for their future aspirations.


Kudos

Log in to our careers software Kudos to help explore where different options subjects can take you in the future or complete the “My Futures” quiz.

Kudos

Click HERE to visit the Kudos login page or scan the QR Code below.

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Your username is firstname.surname (e.g. Alex.Hall). Passwords are set to Kudos1 unless you have changed this previously. If you need help logging in please look at the user guide or email Ms Hall on a.hall@harrispeckham.org.uk.