St Matthias Park

St Matthias Park School

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Alternative Provision

A flexible vocational and academic programme for Y10 and Y11 pupils


What schools can expect

  • Pre programme meeting for pupil and parent/carer at St Matthias Park
  • A broad, balanced and flexible curriculum based on individual needs
  • Study in the core curriculum, with a strong emphasis on literacy, to allow pupils to progress in line with national standards
  • Opportunities to gain accreditation in core curriculum subjects
  • A wide choice of accredited vocational studies, suited to individual interests and aspirations
  • Preparation for work,  with an opportunity of possible work experience
  • Support in identifying, preparing for and moving on to a  post 16 setting
  • A mutli agency approach to support both in the school environment , and while undertaking vocational programmes with commissioned providers
  • Opportunities for part time modular programmes
  • Regular monitoring of attendance and reports on pupils progress in all areas of study


What pupils can expect

  • Support from a Learning Mentor while undertaking activities on site and with other providers off site
  • Accredited vocational courses, as well as opportunities to gain accreditation in the core curriculum
  • A flexible Learning Programme, individually designed to meet pupils’ needs
  • Regular progress  reviews with parents/carers to identify next steps.
  • Supported admissions into identified  placements