Leggott Academy 14-16


Leggott Academy.

What will I learn?

When you join JLC Academy you will have the option to pick your additional subjects, these will then be continued throughout Year 10 and Year 11.

Core:

GCSE English Literature
GCSE English Language
GCSE Science Combined (equivalent to 2 GCSEs)
GCSE Maths
GCSE History
GCSE French
GCSE Statistics

Optional:

GCSE Physics
GCSE Biology
GCSE Chemistry
GCSE Art & Photography
GCSE Business
GCSE Sport
GCSE Drama
GCSE Engineering
GCSE IT
GCSE Dance

All students undertake weekly reflective thought, drop down day for Religious Studies and have input from BIG talk regarding sex education which is provided through external support.

Additional Learning Opportunities

EXCELLENT TRACK RECORD OF DELIVERING LEVEL 2 COURSES

We have experienced and inspiring teaching staff who have an excellent track record of successfully delivering a range of GCSE courses.
The college has for many years ran a number of level 2 subjects all of which have had successful outcomes.
Results for summer series 2016 yielded 100% pass rate in Biology and Spanish, 96.6% in Maths, 95.7% in English and 93.3% in Physics.
High grades in these subjects are outstanding.

SKILLS FOR WORK AND LIFE

In your lessons you will have an experienced higher level teaching assistant (HLTA) who will stay with you in every lesson and support your journey. You will also have a pastoral form tutor who will meet with you in groups 3 times a week to cover PSHE activities as well as small group review meetings.

PROGRESSION OPPORTUNITIES

Following successful completion of Level 2 programmes, there are a wealth of routes to progress onto. You may wish to graduate to the next level in a particular vocational or academic area at John Leggott College, or an alternative education provider, or undertake an apprenticeship.

What next?

Simply complete one of our application forms which can be requested by phone 01724 407080. The application window opens on 19th October and closes on 16th November.

After you have applied you and your parents will be invited in for a discussion with a senior member of Academy staff, who will want to know why you would like to transfer to Leggott Academy. If offered a place you will then come to a transition day in July.

Fees

The Academy is free to attend in the same way that state schools are – there are no fees.

Summary

Level

  • GCSE

Course Length

  • 1 or 2 years

Age

  • Leggott Academy

Get in touch

John Leggott College
West Common Lane
Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire, DN17 1DS

Tel: +44(0)1724 282998,
​​​​​​​Email: info@leggott.ac.uk

Partners

  • Northern Lincolnshire Education Consortium

Accreditations

  • Sixth Form Colleges Association
  • Ofsted Good Provider