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Year 9 Facts

Year 9 is an academic preparation that introduces and develops core GCSE content, concepts, and skills.

Year 9 at The Worthgate School provides students with a foundation in knowledge, attitudes, and methodology to successfully progress and achieve in a traditional UK high school setting.

Year 9 Overview

Students will study the core subjects of maths, 3 sciences, English language, art, a language and have opportunities to choose optional subjects such as business, history, geography and psychology.*

*subject choice may vary depending on timetable availability.


Enhanced study skills required to excel in studying in the UK education system

Builds confidence and independence in students

Improved subject knowledge to prepare students for the next step in their education

English fluency and proficiency ready for studying GCSE