Senior Curriculum

At Ipswich School we offer a curriculum that aims to achieve;

  • breadth, so that all pupils are exposed to varied areas of learning
  • balance between the different subjects
  • relevance, so that pupils will see a reason for studying
  • flexibility within the options offered at GCSE, AS and A level
Some special features of the Ipswich School curriculum include;

  • a wide range of languages - French, Spanish, German, Russian, Chinese and Latin
  • an Activities afternoon from Year 9 onwards
  • the Enrichment Programme in the Sixth Form, providing breadth, variety and additional qualifications
  • an additional programme for the Academically Gifted
  • a focus on triple science at GCSE
  • additional clinics in all subjects that run at breaks and lunchtimes throughout the year providing students with extra opportunities to firm up their understanding

"The curriculum provides very effectively for all areas of learning and contributes significantly to the pupils' achievements... The curriculum is highly appropriate and well-matched to the needs of all pupils..." Independent Schools Inspectorate Report 2014