Curriculum

Coronavirus Closure

Following government guidelines, Humphrey Perkins is now closed. The Cedars Academy in Birstall will be open to children of key workers at Cedars, Humphrey Perkins, Martin High and our primaries, Highcliffe, Riverside and Hallam Fields who have registered for a place

There are 30 lessons per week, duration 50 minutes.

Key stage 3 (Years 7, 8 and 9)

Subject
Year 7
Year 8
Year 9
Lessons
Lessons
Lessons
English
6
5
5
Maths
5
5
5
Science
5
5
5
Humanities (History, Geography and RE)
4
4
5
Physical
3
3
3
ICT
*
1
Creative (Including Design, Art, Music and Drama)
3
3
3
Languages (Either French or Spanish)
3
3
3
PSHE
1
1
1

*taught as part of creative rotation

Options are made during Year 9 for a Year 10 start.