Academic Enrichment

Learning beyond the curriculum

The Worth Discovery Series

An exciting and varied range of talks from Worth teachers on subjects of particular interest or expertise.

Saturday 6th June

  • 'How to maximise your performance in sport - training, nutrition & psychology'

  • 'Southern Gothic Literature - influences from the Bible Belt and a fascination with the Macabre'

  • 'The Maya; The new world's greatest ancient civilization'

  • 'The Death of JFK - Assassination or conspiracy?'

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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.

DRAMA

Challenges for our Drama scholars to produce practical work and perform in their own homes.

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!

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

Challenge yourself and improve your mathematical thinking!

MFL

MFL are launching the Great Languages Challenge from the British Council for Years 7-9.

MFL

Have you considered learning another language?

PHYSICS

An opportunity for Years 10-13 to improve and develop their 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

Broadening scientific horizons.

SCIENCE

The Shell Bright Ideas Challenge (Years 7-9)

SCIENCE

Challenges for all.

SPORT

Worth School Strava Club for Sports Scholars.

UNIVERSITY

Support with UK university applications through UCAS.

UNIVERSITY

Support with university applications to US universities.

CAREERS SKILL UP

Learn new skills to enhance your profile.

EAL LOCKDOWN DIARIES

We want to hear your experience.

YOUNG GEOGRAPHER

The Royal Geographical Society’s annual competition