AQA for Language and Literature
The English Language and Literature GCSEs cover a wide and varied range of topics, texts and genres. The course leads to 2 GCSE qualifications
For GCSE English students will focus on the following key skills:
2 x final examinations of 1 hour and 45 minutes each
1 x final examination of 1 hour and 45 minutes
1 x final examination of 2 hours and 15 minutes
An English Language GCSE is sought after for sixth forms, colleges, apprenticeships and most forms of employment.
An English Literature GCSE will provide you with skills such as infering and deducing key information. It provides you with a rich, cultural knowledge along with an appreciation of words and the power they hold.
Ashby School Options information for Year 9 Students
December 2021 Dear Year 9 student and parents, We are so looking forward to welcoming you to Ashby School in August 2022 to complete your Key Stage 4 studies. As you know, you are able to choose some of the subjects you wish to study so, to help you make these choices, we are runn...
Christmas Concert 2021
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Christmas Card Design Winners 2021
Student Voice News
This half term, our student leadership team have been working fantastically hard. They have met with Mr Bellmore to work through the anti-bullying policy, where they provided some brilliant feedback moving forward. We have now created an Anti-Bullying action group who will meet with Mr Bellmore regu...
Design Competition Finalist
A huge congratulations to former Ivanhoe College student, Megan Harris, who has made it through as a regional finalist for the Royal Mailâ€™s â€–Heroesâ€™ Stamp Design Competition 2021. Megan is one of only 120 young people to reach this stage of the competition, from a staggering 606,049 entr...
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