Year 8 Options


Ormiston Horizon Academy is pleased to present options details for Key Stage 4.

Three year Key Stage 4
Ormiston Horizon Academy operates a three-year Key Stage 4, with a range of differentiated guided pathways for students. This provides students with the opportunity to access an increased number of higher qualifications, including opportunities to follow an exciting range of vocational subjects.

Personalised Curriculum in Key Stage 4

Students will receive a personalised option form.

It is important for students to carefully consider future career/college/university and training aspirations before making any decision. Student interview will take place following completion of the options form. Please be aware that some GCSE and BTEC courses are currently under review by the government and there are likely to be changes to some
courses in terms of content and/or assessment procedures. Any changes will be published on our website as soon as they are finalised.We hope you find the information valuable and wish you every success in Key Stage 4 and beyond.

English Literature and Language

GCSE Mathematics

GCSE Combined Science

Computer Science

GCSE Triple Award Science

GCSE Spanish

GCSE Geography

GCSE History

BTEC First Award in Music

Design Technology (Specialism Textiles) Jan 17

Design Technology (Specialism Product Design)

GCSE Physical Education

GCSE Religious Studies

GCSE Photography

GCSE Art and Design

GCSE Drama/Dance

Design and Technology (Specialism Food) Jan 17

GCSE Psychology

BTEC Health and Social Care 2017

GCSE Citizenship

GCSE Business Studies

GCSE Music