Year 11 students sit the IGCSE exam (CIE board of Examination) at the end of the GCSE year. They are taught in ability groups three periods a week.
Year 12 students sit the AQA AS exam. They are taught in small groups and get to learn about topics such as media, relationships, healthy living and popular culture.
Year 13 students sit the AQA A2 exam. They are taught in small groups and study a novel, _Bonjour Tristesse _by Françoise Sagan and a film, _Les 400 coups _by François Truffaut. They also get to learn about topics such as the Environment, Contemporary Social Issues and Immigration.