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Our curriculum

The curriculum at SET Saxmundham School is set by the Trust Board. It is a broad and balanced, knowledge-based and vocabulary rich model which leads to students taking GCSEs at Key Stage 4. Our curriculum is structured by traditional subjects and sequenced appropriately to ensure systematic and thorough teaching for all. Rich cultural pursuits and

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In Years 7-9, homework is set in English, Maths, Science and Modern Foreign Languages. 30 minutes for each piece in Years 7 and 8 and 45 minutes in Year 9. In Years 10 and 11, the routine is 1-2 hours a week of English, Maths and Science and 1 hour for all other subjects. There is

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Reading list

As those parents who have been with us for the last few years know, we place a great deal of importance on reading for pleasure at Saxmundham. Through sharing our own reading experiences as staff, promoting the value of reading and using displays and events to expose our students to read a range of reading

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End of year exams and revision

Mock Timetable End of year information for students As well as the revision guides, there are all some very useful videos below: Information for parents Parents can help your child to prepare for these examinations by: Ensuring that your son/daughter has a copy of the examination timetable and content to revise for each examination; Encouraging

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Careers Guidance

β€œIt is vitally important that young people have access to good and realistic information and guidance about the full range of career pathways available to them.” – Ofsted, Going in the right direction? 2013 Careers education is seen as a cornerstone of the preparation we give students as they progress from Year 7 to Year

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