Academic Enrichment

Learning beyond the curriculum

ART & DESIGN

Some great ideas from the Art Department to stretch your artistic abilities.

CAREERS

Find out more about possible careers and professional routes into your future.

CAREERS: SKILL UP

Learn new skills to enhance your profile.

DRAMA

The Drama Department is running a Young Person's Script Writing Competition

ECONOMICS

An opportunity to discuss economic concepts in a way which will simulate an Oxbridge admissions interview.

ENGLISH

Book club for Years 7-9, with titles taken from the UKLA Book Award Shortlist.

ENGLISH

Book club for Years 10-13, with titles taken from the Costa Book Awards.

ENGLISH

Watch the National Theatre screening of Twelfth Night and write a review.

GEOGRAPHY

Explore historical landmarks, go down to the atomic level, get up close with sharks or visit outer space!

GEOGRAPHY

Young Geographer of the Year is the Royal Geographical Society’s annual competition.

HISTORY

Write your own historical fiction book, based on any period of history.

HISTORY

Take part in the National History Challenge (Years 7-9).

HISTORY

Take part in the National History Challenge (Years 10-13).

HISTORY

Young Quills is a project designed to encourage young people of all ages to enjoy reading historical fiction.

MATHS

Maths Challenges for Years 12 and 13. Challenge yourself and improve your mathematical thinking!

MATHS

Maths Challenges for all year groups. This activity It keeps you practising your logical thinking process when you are solving a puzzle.

MFL

Start learning another language with German Club for Years 7 and 8.

MFL

German language booster sessions for Years 10 and 11.

MFL

German Club for Year 9+ offers pupils the opportunity to go beyond lessons and learn more about Germany, its people, history and culture.

MFL

An opportunity to learn another language.

MFL

MFL are offering the Great Languages Challenge from the British Council for Years 7 to 9.

PHILOSOPHY

Philosophy Club gives pupils the chance ask and explore philosophical questions and themes

PHYSICS

Challenge Club for pupils in Years 10 to 13 the opportunity to improve and develop your problem solving skills.

POLITICS

The John Locke Essay Competition for Years 7-10.

POLITICS

The John Locke Essay Competition for Years 10-13.

POLITICS

The R.A. Butler Prize for Year 12. 

SCIENCE

Biology Club for Year 9+.

SCIENCE

Broadening scientific horizons.

SCIENCE

The Shell Bright Ideas Challenge (Years 7-9)

SCIENCE

Challenges for all.

UNIVERSITY

Support with UK university applications through UCAS.

UNIVERSITY

Support with university applications to US universities.

CIPHER CHALLENGE

As a new recruit you are given the job of decoding the secret messages.

FREE online resources and courses from external providers

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Future Learn provides access to online courses from universities and other organisations.

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Khan Academy. You can learn anything. Expert-created content and resources for every course and level.

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edX - free online courses from Harvard, MIT and others

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Open Learn - free online learning from The Open University

SCIENCE

Chemistry Olympaid is a competition for the most able Sixth form Chemists

SCIENCE

CREST Awards is a scheme that inspires young people to think and behave like scientists and engineers.

SCIENCE

Young Medics is primarily for students who want to study Medicine at university