The academy sets homework via out communication platform Edulink. Students and parents/carers are both provided with log in accounts. When a student logs in they should click on to the homework tab to view any work that has been set. Parents/carers can also view this in the same way in their accounts.
The Academy operates a Homework club in the library after school Monday-Thursday from 3:00pm – 4:00pm every day for students to access adult support and use the school’s resources. Students to not need to book in advance.
The information below is a guide to the average amount of time that should be spent on Homework per week. There may be fluctuations at different times of the year depending on topics, assessments or exam preparations.
If you have any concerns regarding the homework that your child has been set, please contact their form tutor in the first instance via email, details can be found here.
KS3 Year 7 and 8
- 30 - 60 minutes per week for each Core subject (English, Maths, Science)
- 30 minutes for other subjects.
KS4 Year 9, 10 and 11
30 - 60 minutes per week for each full GCSE equivalent.
KS5 Year 12 and 13
- AS courses – 3 hours per week per subject
- A2 courses – 5 hours per week per subject