Mission Statement

  • To have a good understanding of how society has changed over time
  • To have the ability to reach a judgement on an issue based on evidence
  • To demonstrate a degree of empathy and understanding about key events from the past
  • To develop confidence in challenging interpretations of events and individuals 
  • To develop an appreciation and enjoyment of the subject through reading historical fiction outside of lessons
  • To be able to confidently tackle sources and analyse their meaning, utility and purpose  
Assessment at KS4 is based upon GCSE criteria. This information can be found through the examination boards.