At Poole Grammar School external assessment in public examinations is taken through the 3 main examining bodies, AQA, Edexcel and OCR. Year 9 take a GCSE short course examination in ICT in the summer and the normal GCSE entry for Year 11 students is 10 subjects (English, English Literature, Mathematics, Religion and Philosophy, a Modern Language, Physics, Chemistry, Biology (or Double Award Science), plus two or three optional subjects). Over half the year group take an additional Mathematics qualification of a more advanced nature.
In year 12/13 the core programme for most students is three A levels (four including Maths and Further Maths), enrichment and sport. In addition, students may choose to study Core Mathematics, and/or the Extended Project qualification. A wide range of enrichment opportunities are available, including volunteering with local organisations.
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