30 Shiphay Lane, Torquay TQ2 7DY
T: 01803 613215

Y7-11 Absence: 01803 653 750

South West Secondary
School of the Year 2019

30 Shiphay Lane, Torquay TQ2 7DY
E:   T: 01803 613215
Y7-11 Absence Line: 01803 653 750

South West Secondary School of the Year 2019




Our aim is to provide a curriculum that balances academic achievement and the development of our 8 Learning Skills. These are the skills we feel are vital to succeed in any walk of life. They are taught both within lesson and through our extensive extra-curricular programme.


At Key Stage 3 

Students study: Art, English, French, German, Geography, History, Computing and Information Technology, Mathematics, Music, Physical Education, Religious Education, Citizenship, Science and Technology.


At Key Stage 4

All girls continue to study English Language and Literature, Mathematics, Double or Triple Science, at least one Modern Foreign Language, at least one Humanity subject (History, Religious Education or Geography), and Physical Education. In addition, two options are selected from Art, Business Studies, Computer Science, Drama, French, Geography, German, History, Religious Education, Music, Physical Education, Textiles and Food Technology. Additionally, Geology is offered in twilight sessions.

Students will typically take the equivalent of nine GCSEs. 


To find out about A-level subjects that we offer please visit our Sixth Form site.


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