he Academic Curriculum for 2017/18 offers 5 GCSEs – Science, Maths, English, RS, Art, and BTEC Sport. Functional Skills Maths and English, and Level 1 and Level 2 IT Qualifications and Childcare are on offer.
Footsteps has a specialist EAL team for students for whom English is a second language.
Additionally, First Aid courses are options for Footsteps students, as appropriate. However, music, fashion, dance, and food technology are also potential options for students.
Activities promoting personal development such as theatre trips, university visits, learning to play chess and there is the potential to learn to play an instrument/music production.
There are a wide variety of workshops aimed at enlightening and empowering our young people, and guest speakers are invited to educate, inspire and motivate our students.KS4 Results
A detailed report on examination achievements and comparisons is available as a PDF by clicking here
A full Ofsted inspection was undertaken between January 30th and February 1st 2018. Footsteps is pleased to have received an overall rating of 'Good'. A copy is available by clicking here
The pupil premium is spent on increasing attainment of students, ranging from incentives to perform, rewards for achievement, provision of 1 to 1 tuition and additional workshops and programs that enhance the attainment and personal development of students.
This year's pupil premium has not yet been established (2017/2018), however, it will be invested into our students via such activities as listed above, to enhance motivation and achievement ant to provide greater support.