Please use the links below to find out more about the curriculum in each subject at Iceni Academy.

Our curriculum exists to empower all students through powerful knowledge.  Regardless of starting point, background, or needs, our students will aspire to rise to the levels of the most educated and thrive in every environment.

In English our intent is to ensure that all students are equipped with the knowledge and skills required to enable them to read with sensitivity and understanding, write with precision and craft, and speak confidently and fluently.   We aim to instil an appreciation of the richness of the English Literary heritage and the true joy of reading.

Read more about our English curriculum by clicking the following link:

English Curriculum

Find out more about the GCSE courses offered by the English faculty by clicking the following link:

English Faculty GCSEs

Meet the English Faculty

Our curriculum aims to equip students with uniquely powerful ways to describe, analyse and communicate. Students will become fluent in the fundamentals of mathematics, developing the confidence to apply their learning to solve real world problems.

Read more about our mathematics curriculum by clicking here: Mathematics Curriculum

Find about more about the GCSEs offered by the Mathematics Faculty by clicking here:

Maths Faculty GCSEs

Meet the Maths Faculty

The Science curriculum intends to provide all pupils, regardless of starting point with a solid foundation from which to critically analyse and engage with science, technology and nature in the modern world. 

Find out more about our science curriculum by following the links below.

Year 7: Year 7 Science Curriculum

Year 8: Year 8 Science Curriculum

Year 9: Year 9 Science Curriculum

Year 10: Year 10 Science Curriculum

Year 11: Year 11 Science Curriculum

Find about more about the GCSEs offered by the Science Faculty by clicking here:

Science Faculty GCSEs

Meet the Science Faculty

Our MFL curriculum aims at encouraging and challenging our pupils to use and understand another language, by equipping them with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed / feel successful. We strive to inspire them to explore the richness and diversity of different countries and cultures. 

At Iceni Academy, all students have access to a broad range of Modern Foreign Languages. This includes Mandarin, which is delivered in partnership with the Norwich School.

Please find more about our Modern Foreign Languages curriculum by following the links below.

French: French Curriculum Overview

German: German Curriculum Overview

Mandarin: Mandarin Curriculum Overview

Find about more about the GCSEs offered by the MFL Faculty by clicking here:

MFL Faculty GCSEs

Meet the MFL Faculty

Our curriculum strives to actively enrich the knowledge of the students in our critical subjects, enabling them to apply this knowledge effectively in the pursuit of their personal academic zenith. Equally, we aim to prepare our students socially and personally to assume an active role in our current and future world of environmental, political and cultural challenge, enabling them to not only hold thoughtful opinions, but also to justify them.

Find out more about our history curriculum by following the links below.

Year 7: Year 7 History

Year 8: Year 8 History

Year 9: Year 9 History

Year 10: Year 10 History

Year 11: Year 11 History

Find out more about out geography curriculum by following the links below.

Curriculum Overview: Geography Curriculum Overview

Year 7: Year 7 Geography

Year 8: Year 8 Geography

Students in Years 7-9 study Religious Studies as a specific lesson on their timetable. You can find out more about our Religious Studies curriculum by following the link below.

RE Curriculum Overview

Additionally, students in Years 10 and 11 study for a GCSE in Citizenship. An overview of the Citizenship curriculum can be found by clicking the link below.

Citizenship Curriculum Overview

Find about more about the GCSEs offered by the Humanities Faculty by clicking here:

Humanities Faculty GCSEs

Meet the Humanities Faculty

Pupils will learn to enjoy physical activity and sport. They will gain understanding of how it benefits both their physical and mental health. Pupils will develop skills to enable them to participate and lead effectively, safely and with confidence in a number of activities in, out and beyond school. Through sport, pupils will learn and experience responsibility, teamwork, communication, creativity, resilience, determination and tolerance. 

At Iceni Academy, all students benefit from a broad range of Health and Physical Education. Use the links below to find out more about the curriculum on offer.

Key Stage 3 Health Curriculum: KS3 Health Curriculum

Key Stage 3 Core PE Curriculum: KS3 Core PE Curriculum

Year 10 Core PE Curriculum: Year 10 Core PE Curriculum

Year 11 Core PE Curriculum: Year 11 Core PE Curriculum

Find about more about the GCSEs offered by the Health and PE Faculty by clicking here:

PHE Faculty GCSEs

Meet the Health and PE Faculty

The Arts and Technology curriculum has been designed to provide not only a wide range of technical knowledge and ability, but also inspire creativity. Endeavoring to make technology and arts accessible, inclusive and meaningful through diverse approaches to creative and technological innovation. 

In Key Stage Three in Technology (Years 7, 8 and 9), students experience three areas of technology: product design, resistant materials and food technology. These operate as a carousel, meaning all students have access to all areas of technology throughout the year. Students also study ICT. In addition, all students study music and art throughout Key Stage 3.

You can find out more about our Key Stage Three curriculum by following the links below:

Key Stage 3 Technology: Key Stage 3 Technology Curriculum

Key Stage 3 Computing: Key Stage 3 Computing Curriculum

Key Stage 3 Music: Key Stage 3 Music Curriculum

Key Stage 3 Art: Art Curriculum

Additionally, options subjects run in these areas in each year. You can find a summary of the curriculum covered by following the links below:

Yr10 Computing Curriculum Overview

Key Stage 4 Food Preparation and Nutrition Curriculum

Year 11 Design Technology Curriculum

Find about more about the GCSEs offered by the Technology, ICT and Creative Arts Faculty by clicking here:

Tech ICT and Creative Arts Faculty GCSEs

Meet the Technology, ICT and Creative Arts Faculty