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06/08/18

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A rare opportunity to join as a Primary Teacher! Find out more and apply: https://t.co/zu5egWLMnl https://t.co/mAC5rTpr9i

23/07/18

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We have the perfect summer activity to keep them busy over the holidays! The students that is 👍🏽 https://t.co/C6xbtZis7Q

20/07/18

Wishing all our staff and students an enjoyable and relaxing Summer holiday!

20/07/18

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Mandarin Teacher (Primary) required at https://t.co/aNmMNCmZmH

20/07/18

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Mandarin Teacher (Primary) required at https://t.co/wof1J4sQpR

19/07/18

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Sports Day 2018 has started!!! Year 9s have started with the sponsored run and are doing amazingly so far!! https://t.co/D3PnDUVoYK

19/07/18

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For any last minute donations please head to https://t.co/Y2v6xEK2Ik in aid of 🏃🏻‍♀️🏃🏼‍♀️🏃🏾‍♀️🏃🏽‍♂️🏃🏾‍♂️

19/07/18

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kicks off its status as w/ a tournament & graduation for its young leaders as hosted by & its co-founder w/ guests ’s Superintendent & HRH Princess Katrina of former Yugoslavia & Serbia https://t.co/N8jc4LMFWg

18/07/18

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Please donate to as the students of are doing their sponsored run tomorrow!!! https://t.co/Y2v6xEK2Ik

18/07/18

Please donate to the Chobham Academy sponsored run taking place tomorrow!! https://t.co/nCpx6DqJ3b

18/07/18

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Having a great day with the schools team today! Focusing on teamwork, leadership and communication skills! https://t.co/6pF1keSDVu

17/07/18

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A rare opportunity to join as a Primary Teacher! Find out more and apply: https://t.co/A6MtCWpDqv https://t.co/5mvvNGkLO7

16/07/18

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Look, we've got an amazing present from . 💫The students have prepared it for our tomorrow! Thank you guys🙏 https://t.co/jmZX79VM2U

16/07/18

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Graduate Teaching Assistant (Primary) required at https://t.co/HJuLp2c40O

13/07/18

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What a great day at - working with Year 12 students to explore the importance of their wellbeing, ending in a fabulous mindfulness session. Ready to roll out with our target population across Newham

13/07/18

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‘Break Through’ activities at HMS President for LYR programme Breaking Barriers using & to help students widen their future aspirations https://t.co/7mUmQdG3n4 https://t.co/MzOit55b1G

13/07/18

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Lovely with the Year 12 students 😌 https://t.co/bjYxzbDzIp

13/07/18

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Thanks to for organising and for hosting such an excellent 'Break Through' skills and employability workshop for youth rowers - and what a venue at HMS President! https://t.co/bfCPjmqj88

13/07/18

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Our fantastic medal winners - a silver medal in the relay and a 100m Gold!!! Great effort! 🥇🏆 https://t.co/GxF5yZIOFi

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Year 8 Options

Year 8 GCSE Preferences 2017 - 18

A copy of the Year 8 Preferences Launch Event letter can be found in the letters home section of the website or by clicking here.

A copy of the course preference brochure can be found in the letters home section of the website or by clicking here.

A copy of the 'Try before you buy' letter - outlining taster sessions for options subjects can be found here.

 

 

Key dates during the Spring Term for the Option Choices process

 

 

Wednesday 28th February 2018

Year 8 Assembly

We introduce the GCSE Subject Choices to your child.  Each subject will present an inspirational overview of each subject and what it would be like to study them at GCSE

 

Thursday 8th March 2018 Y8 GCSE Preference Launch Event An opportunity for parents and carers to explore the GCSE subjects we offer at the Academy and also discuss the appropriateness of this choice with the subject leaders

Week beginning 28th February

Year 8 Tutor sessions

 

Option booklets and forms sent home.

Students will work through a programme of study sessions, using Kudos careers guidance software.  They will receive advice and guidance from their tutors, careers advisor and also Y12 prefects.

Monday 12th March and Monday 19th March

 

 

‘Try before you buy’.

A full and comprehensive guide for students and parents on each of the GCSE subjects and the preference process.

A series of taster lessons, where students will be able to choose four subjects over the two events.  The event will take place from 3pm-4.10pm

 

 

Thursday 15th March

Y8 Parent Consultation Evening.

 

An opportunity for you and your child to further explore different subject areas and ask questions about the process as a whole, whilst also receiving feedback on your child’s progress in Y8. 

Each child and parent will also meet with a member of the Academy Leadership Team to ensure that the choices they make are both informed and appropriate.

Monday 23rd March

Option Choices forms returned to form tutors.

 

 

 

Early July

Your child will be informed of their GCSE subjects.

 

 

A copy of the Preference Assembly powerpoints can be accessed by clicking the links below:

GCSE Preference Launch Assembly

GCSE Preferences Career Choices

Which GCSE should I choose?