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Day school curriculum

Northgate day provision

Northgate day students follow a Level 1 or 2 pathway with the aim of supporting in their transition to the next stage of their education. This may be a return to their main school or onto a post 16 destination.

All day students follow a core curriculum offer of:

  • GCSE English language (AQA)
  • GCSE English literature (AQA)
  • GCSE Maths (Pearson)
  • GCSE Science either combined science or GCSE Biology
  • PSHE
  • PE

We also offer a range of GCSE option subjects alongside an enrichment programme: This year we are offering

  • GCSE Sociology
  • GCSE Art


In addition to GCSE subjects Northgate offers Functional Skills qualifications at Level 1 and 2 along with the AQA Unit Award Scheme.

Personal development is at the heart of the curriculum at Northgate and we offer a range of enrichment opportunities for young people which develop resilience and enable opportunities to learn outside of the classroom environment. These include activities such as

Autumn term

  • Residential narrowboat
  • Suntrap Science field studies day
  • Globe visit
  • Weekly PE sessions at Unitas youth zone
  • RSE sessions with Brook
  • Young London Ambassadors project
  • Careers activities including careers interviews 

Northgate pathways






Next step

Pathway 1

Level 2

GCSE English Language

GCSE English literature

GCSE Maths

GCSE Combined Science Trilogy

GCSE Option subject

Level 3 academic or vocational

Pathway 2

Level 2

GCSE English Language

GCSE Maths

GCSE Biology

GCSE Option subject

Level 3/2

Pathway 3

Level 2

GCSE English Language

GCSE Maths

GCSE Biology

GCSE options AQA Unit Awards

Level 2

Pathway 4

Level 1 or 2 or entry level

Functional English

Functional skills Maths

AQA Unit Awards

Level 1/2 entry level