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Academic Support and Extension


We offer an exciting range of academic societies to expand pupils’ learning and to develop their curiosity and enthusiasm. The sessions run regularly to help pupils consolidate or extend their work in the classroom.

Staff are always happy to assist pupils on a 1:1 basis.

The table below shows the sessions for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Monday

Activity Time Term Location Year Groups
English Extension (University) 12.30pm Autumn and Spring (until February) W4 Sixth Form
Chemistry Clinic 12.30pm All C5 First to Third Year
English Lower School Support 1pm All W2 First to Third Year
Art GCSE Support Sessions 1.05pm and 4pm All A3, A1 Fifth Year
Business and Economics Support 1.10pm All W11 Lower Sixth
Business and Economics Drop In/Support 1.10pm All W10 Upper Sixth
Maths Upper School Help Session 4pm All M6, M7, M8 Fourth Year to Sixth Form
English Extension (Oxbridge) 4pm Autumn W4 Sixth Form
Maths Middle/Upper Help Session 4pm All M6, M7, M8, M9 Fifth Year and Upper Sixth
Geography A-Level Revision 4pm All G4 Sixth Form

Tuesday

Activity Time Term Location Year Groups
Maths UKMT JMC/IMC Prep 12:30pm Spring M10 First to Fifth Year
Computer Science Drop In Support 12:30pm All CR1 and CR2 All Years
History Extension 1pm All W22 Sixth Form
Biology Extension Experiments 1:05pm (sporadic) Autumn and Spring B3 Upper Sixth
French Roleplay Practice 1:05pm Spring TBC Fifth Year
Biology Help Club 1:05pm All B3 First to Fifth Year (plus Sixth Form helpers)
Psychology Aspire 1.10pm All W17/W18 Lower Sixth
Physics Revision 1.10pm Spring and Summer P1 Lower Sixth
Business IGCSE 3.50pm All W4 Fifth Year
English IGCSE Writing Support 4pm Spring and Summer W6 Fifth Year
Maths Upper Sixth Extension 4pm Autumn – Second half, Spring and Summer -First half M2 Upper Sixth
Maths Lower Sixth Extension 4pm Summer – Second half M2 Lower Sixth
Maths Oxbridge Exam Prep 4pm Autumn – First half M2 Upper Sixth
Greek GCSE 4pm Autumn, Spring W16 Fifth Year
Art GCSE Support Sessions 4pm Blue All A3 Fourth Year
Art GCSE Support Sessions 4pm Yellow All A3 Fifth Year

Wednesday

Activity Time Term Location Year Groups
Physics Fifth Year Extension 12.30pm Spring and Summer P4 Fifth Year
Computer Science Drop In Support 12.30pm All CR2 All Years
Classics Drop In Support 12.30pm All W16 All Years
Computer Science GCSE Workshop 12.30pm All CR1 Fourth and Fifth Year
Business IGCSE Drop In 12.30pm Spring and Summer W11 Fifth Year
Biology Fifth Year Revision 12.30pm Autumn and Spring B3 Fifth Year
Art GCSE Support Sessions 12.30pm Yellow All A3 Fourth Year
Art GCSE Support Sessions 1.05pm Blue All A3 Fifth Year
French Roleplay Practice 1.05pm Spring TBC Fifth Year
German Roleplay Practice 1.05pm Spring TBC Fifth Year
Business Oxbridge Preparation 1.10pm Autumn W11 Upper Sixth
RPE GCSE Revision 4pm Autumn and Spring RP1 Fifth Year
Latin Support 4pm All W14 Fifth Year
Geography A-Level Extension Club Every other week, time TBC Autumn and Spring TBC Sixth Form

Thursday

Activity Time Term Location Year Groups
Social Skills Support 12.30pm All Learning Support Room All Years
Computer Science Drop In Support 12:30pm All CR1 All Years
Astronomy GCSE 12:30pm All P4 Fifth Year
English IGCSE Catch-up Session 12:30pm Yellow (and ad hoc as needed) Spring W8/W9 Fifth Year
Art GCSE Support Sessions 12:30pm All A1 Fourth Year
Geography Lower and Upper Sixth Extension 1pm Yellow All G4 Sixth Form
RPE Middle School Extension 1.05pm Yellow All RP1 Fourth and Fifth Year
RPE GCSE Revision 1.05pm All RP2 Fifth Year
Maths Revision for Business A-level 1.10pm All W11 Sixth Form
Business Extension 1.10pm Spring W10 Upper Sixth
Business Oxbridge Extension 1.10pm Autumn W10 Upper Sixth
Physics Upper Sixth Revision 1.10pm Spring and Summer P2 Upper Sixth
Food and Nutrition Revision Sessions 1.10pm Spring and Summer T4 and T5 Fifth Year
Spanish Roleplay Practice 1.10pm Blue Spring L9 Fifth Year
Classics Extension 4pm Yellow Autumn and Spring W16 Fifth Year and Sixth Form
English Oxbridge Preparation 4pm Autumn W6 Upper Sixth
Business IGCSE 4pm All W4 Fourth Year
Art GCSE Support Sessions 4pm Blue All A3 Fifth Year
Art GCSE Support Sessions 4pm Yellow All A3 Fourth Year
Food and Nutrition Coursework Support 4pm (other times as required) Autumn and Spring T4 Fifth Year

Friday

Activity Time Term Location Year Groups
English IGCSE Support 12.30pm (ad hoc as needed) All W2/W4 Fourth and Fifth Year
Chemistry Support 12.30pm All C5 First to Fifth Year (by invite)
MFL Help Sessions 12.30pm All L4 All Years
Food and Nutrition Coursework Support 12.30pm-1pm (other times as required) Autumn and Spring T5 Fourth Year
French IGCSE Listening Practice 1.05pm Spring and Summer L6 Fifth Year
Biology Help Club 1.05pm All B3 First to Fifth Year (plus Sixth Form helpers)
Spanish Listening Practice 1.05pm Spring L9 Fifth Year
Philosophy Extension 1.05pm Blue Autumn and Spring RP2 Sixth Form
RPE Extension 1.05pm Yellow Autumn and Spring RP2 Sixth Form
Spanish Help Sessions 1.10pm All L7 Third Year to Sixth Form
Psychology Support 1.10pm All W18 Sixth Form
RPE GCSE and A-level Academic Support Lunchtime All RP1 Fourth Year to Sixth Form

To be confirmed/Various

Activity Time Term Location Year Groups
Art Portfolio and University Interview Prep October to March (by appointment) Autumn and Spring A1 and A2 Fifth Year and Sixth Form
Biology IGCSE Exam Prep Friday 12:30pm (TBC) Spring B1 Fifth Year
Biology BMAT Prep TBC TBC TBC Sixth Form
Biology University Interview Prep/Mock Interviews TBC TBC TBC Sixth Form
Chemistry GCSE Support TBC lunchtime All C2/C3 Fourth Year
Chemistry Extension TBC Autumn C3 Upper Sixth
Design Technology Project Based Extension Tasks TBC TBC TBC Fourth Year
Design Technology Catch-up Session After school TBC TBC Fifth Year and Sixth Form
Drama Coursework and Exam Prep As required All DR2 Fourth and Fifth Year
GCSE Statistics TBC All Online Fifth Year
Geography Exam Revision TBC All G5 Sixth Form
Geography GCSE Revision Sessions TBC TBC Fifth Year
German Listening Practice TBC Spring TBC Fifth Year
Handwriting Support By appointment All Learning Support Room All Years
Physics Extension TBC Autumn P2 Upper Sixth
Physics Fifth Year Revision TBC Spring P4 Fifth Year