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@StanwellSchool - 19:59 PM - 26 Sep 2022

Thanks to our Stanwell teachers for speaking a language of their choice today with their classes to help the MFL department celebrate European Day of Languages. We were particularly impressed by the efforts of the Science department... https://t.co/m0RdZIJkYW

@StanwellSchool - 18:59 PM - 26 Sep 2022

@StanwellSchool - 18:58 PM - 26 Sep 2022

Advanced notice for Year 12 students: Individual school photos will be taken on Friday 30th September https://t.co/H7KdAztL7v

@StanwellSchool - 18:57 PM - 26 Sep 2022

We are looking for new players to join our younger Mariners! All abilities welcome. We currently have U12/U14 age groups we would love to grow! We train every Thursday 6.30-7.30pm . Please come along or get in touch! 😁🎉 https://t.co/igNHwtVZgL

@StanwellSchool - 13:04 PM - 26 Sep 2022

Careers fair information THURSDAY 6th OCTOBER 330-530pm https://t.co/IJvdWqDFa2
Another Friday, another podcast release! Today we hear from teacher-educator, Lauren Rees. Lauren discusses how research & enquiry influence the development of new teachers & the school as a whole. Enjoy! https://t.co/ZZfvn27VHv

@StanwellSchool - 20:37 PM - 23 Sep 2022

@StanwellSchool - 20:36 PM - 23 Sep 2022

Year 13 pupil demonstrating how to make bias binding to her peers today. Excellent job, Kelis - well done 👏🏻 https://t.co/GEG04sXzXi
The building will house our current wellbeing team https://t.co/ssYW4rHttK

@StanwellSchool - 20:33 PM - 23 Sep 2022

@StanwellSchool - 16:46 PM - 23 Sep 2022

Stanwell’s new wellbeing/student services building is under construction and starting to look impressive https://t.co/IqPyx6VDaP

@StanwellSchool - 20:11 PM - 22 Sep 2022

Stanwell open day: Tuesday 11th October. All prospective, present and past parents/carers welcome. https://t.co/lVe69duVZw https://t.co/DbCDJb8vLi
Pupil in physics

Curriculum Overview

Stanwell's Curriculum Vision

Our curriculum celebrates subject specialism and encourages learners to explore the natural links that occur within and across all areas of learning. We value and promote diversity, inclusion and equality. Classroom learning is supported by a broad and rich range of  enrichment activities including sports, culture & the arts along with an extensive range of educational trips and visits.

Curriculum Organisation

We deliver the National Curriculum at key stage 3 and 4 and fulfil the requirements of the Learning and Skills (Wales) Measure 2009.

At Key Stage 3 (Years 7 & 8) the school curriculum consists of:

  • Core subjects: English, Welsh, mathematics, science and religious education
  • Non-core subjects: Modern foreign languages, design technology, ICT, history, geography, art, music, drama, physical education, careers and the world of work & PSE

At Key Stage 4 (Years 9,10 & 11) the school curriculum consists of:

  • Compulsory subjects: English language and English literature, Welsh second language, mathematics & numeracy, science, religious education, physical education, careers and the world of work & PSE
  • A broad range of academic and vocational courses leading to external qualifications

At Key Stage 5 (Years 12 & 13) the school curriculum consists of:

  • A broad range of courses leading to external qualifications
  • Students follow the Welsh Baccalaureate Qualification (WBQ) careers and the world of work & PSE

Academic Success

57%

Achieved 5 or more GCSE grades at A*/A

87%

Achieved 5 or more GCSEs including English and Mathematics

438

Capped 9 (best 9 GCSEs)

45%

Achieved 3 or more A level grades at A*-A

87%

Achieved 3 or more A level grades at A*-C

100%

Achieved 3 or more A level grades at A*-E