Curriculum

CURRICULUM MODEL

You can download the HDHS Curriculum Model here:  HDHS-Curriculum-Model-1.pdf – 291 KB

HDHS Key Stage 3 Opportunity Curriculum

The Opportunity Curriculum is another level to our whole school curriculum and provides a platform to guide HDHS students to learning opportunities outside of the classroom. This takes the form of reading, watching documentaries/films, researching and visiting interesting places. 

Further details can be found here: The Opportunity Curriculum Explained – 49 KB

You can download the Opportunity Curriculum Booklet here: HDHS KS3 Opportunity Curriculum Booklet 2019-2020 – 1 MB

HDHS Vocabulary Curriculum

Every fortnight HDHS has a Root Word focus, where we embed the Root Word across the school via assemblies, tutorial and subject areas. Further details can be found here:  HDHS Whole School Root Word Curriculum 2019-2020 – 8 MB

Currently our Root Word is ACT – meaning Do:

Timetable

The School operates a two week timetable with an allocation of 4 lessons per day, of 75 minutes each, plus a 20 minute tutorial at the beginning of the day. For further details please download the document below:

You can download a copy of our School Prospectus using the link below:

Prospectus-2020-2021.pdf – 9 MB

Year 8 Options

During the Spring Term, Year 8 students will be able to choose options to follow at Key Stage 4. For details of the subjects available please see the Year 8 Options page of the website: Year 8 Options

Curriculum Policy

Curriculum-Policy-November-2019.pdf – 239 KB

Faculties

 
Art and Innovation English and Communication Humanities

Art

Design Technology

Media

English

MFL

Psychology

Sociology

 

Geography

History

Philosophy and Ethics

Mathematics and Enterprise Science Vocational

Business

Computer Science

Maths

Biology

Chemistry

Physics

Child Development

Dance

Drama

Hair

Health Studies

Music

PE

Performing Arts

Harwich and Dovercourt Sixth Form College

We offer a range of courses in the Sixth Form aimed at students of all abilities.

For full details please see the Sixth Form page of our website: Sixth Form