At NeneGate school we prepare our young people for all aspects of adult life through spiritual, moral, cultural, emotional, academic and physical development. We believe that learning is an enjoyable, lifelong process and we will inspire, challenge and support our pupils by recognising individual needs and talents. At NeneGate school students have a total of 28 lessons per week, before lunch the lessons are 45 minutes and after lunch the lessons are 40 minute lessons. By providing a broad and balanced range of learning experiences we will encourage all pupils to achieve their potential and exceed their expectations.
National Curriculum Core subjects
National Curriculum Foundation Subjects
At Key Stage 4 students still have a 28 period week. The KS4 curriculum is geared towards the students earning qualifications at GCSE and at Entry levels as well as lessons such as transition to adulthood preparing them for further education. Students are able to take on an 2 additional vocational subjects which include Design Technology, Food Studies, Theory PE, Film Studies, Multimedia and Horticulture.
NeneGate works collaboratively with other institutions across the city for an alternative curriculum for example we offer students work experience at local business within Peterborough in subjects they are interested in such as car mechanics. The school has links with different local businesses.