Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

The Subjects We Teach

Key Stage 3 and 4: A Traditional Academic Core Curriculum Supplemented By A Rich Vocational Offer

Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey offers a traditional core academic curriculum in addition to a rich and varied vocational offer at Key Stage 4. From Year 7 the following subjects are compulsory and taught in line with the National Curriculum: English, Maths, Science, French, History and Geography. This core offer is also enhanced by the following creative subjects; which are also compulsory: Art, Drama, Digital Literacy, Music, Technology, Food and Physical Education. Students also have one lesson a week in General Studies, in which they follow a PSHE and RE curriculum.  

At Key Stage 4 the following subjects are compulsory: English, English Literature, Maths, Double Science, Sport or Dance, General Studies and a Humanities based subject of either: French, History or Geography. Students also have the choice of a further 2 option choices.  Students must choose from the following options: Art, Childs Play and Learning development, Construction, Creative Media, Drama, Hair and Beauty, Health and Social Care, Hospitality and Catering, Music, Motor Vehicles or Travel and Tourism. We ensure there is a rigorous focus on literacy and numeracy so that all children exceed National expectations.  We ensure there is a focus on meaningful assessments in all subject areas so students and parents are consistently aware of attainment, progress and next steps to prepare students for the next stage of learning.