Independence Year 11 & KS5
The Independence icollege is located at Richmond House, Bath Road, Newbury RG14 1QY and provides learners with a complete a curriculum. We are able to provide a balanced curriculum for the majority of learners in small groups and are also able to work with learners who require a more 1:1 support.
Qualification options include:
· GCSEs in English Language, Mathematics, Science or Biology, Art or Photography
· BTech Food level 1 and Level 2
· Functional Skills Level 1 and Level 2 English, Mathematics and ICT
· Entry Level Curriculum (ELC) Art and Science
· Level 1 and 2 Certificate Personal and Social Education
Icollege also offers; Careers support, PE and Outdoor Academy sessions such as Kayaking, Climbing, Canoeing, Archery, Bushcraft activities and other Personal and Social Skill enhancing options, including Duke of Edinburgh Awards.
Icollege can also offer alternative education activities according to learner need and interest. Including; Functional Skills, a reduced timetable, extra curricular activities such as 1:1 Outdoor Academy sessions, English Literature studies, Music, Spanish, Life skills and Needlework. Learners’ Emotional Health, is supported, by our Lead Teacher, Pastoral Managers, Mentors, Emotional Literacy Support Assistants (ELSA), Counsellor and Emotional Health Academy worker (EHA).
Our in-house careers teacher works closely with our students and supports careers development through liaison with colleges, universities, apprenticeship providers and employers; organising work experience placements and arranging 1:1 Adviza sessions to meet students' needs.
Last day of term for year 11s ....Friday 28th June 2019
Exam results day - Thursday 22nd August 2019- come into Independence 9.30- 12 to collect your exam results. Let Anqie know if you would like them emailed or posted as you are away on holiday.
Presentation evening - Receive your certificates in November 2019. We will let you know nearer the time the exact day/time but certificates, medals and trophies are to be presented. Bring your families and celebrate the class of 2019 with us.
New 6th form Induction day - 1st July 2019 10 - 1 pm. Interviews during July. Start in the Autumn Term Monday 9th Sept 2019
New Year 11 students - start full time 9.00 - 1.35 Tuesday 2nd July 2019.
New year 11 timetable from 2/7/19 - 24/7/19
Monday: 9.00 - 1.35
Tuesday: 9.00 - 2.45 DofE
Wednesday: 9.00 - 1.35 (2.10 PE)
Thursday: 9.00 - 1.35
Friday: 9.00 - 1.35 (2.45 DofE)