Our ‘Two Year Rolling Programme’ Curriculum Intent:
- Is underpinned by the Catholic Mission of the school, placing Christ at the centre of all we do and driven by termly themes in the school’s RE Curriculum:
- Advent Term: Belonging, Changes & Events - Lent Term: Community, Lives & Choices -Pentecost Term: Our Locality and Our World
- Is rooted in Gospel Values and the school values as chosen by pupils: Respect, Compassion, Resilience, Courage, Reconciliation, Community
- Promotes communication, language and vocabulary development across the curriculum
- Widens knowledge and skills; and promotes the retention of this across all subjects
- Broadens aspiration and ambition; and promotes confidence and self esteem through the provision of a range of extra curricular and enrichment opportunities
- Enhances links with the local community and uses Newark’s various historical sites to develop understanding of its place in shaping history
- Develops understanding of the wider world and the impact that we have as global citizens, enhanced through our Forest School provision and Eco School curriculum
- Promotes the importance of positive mental health and well being
- Promotes readiness for the next stage of academic development
- Ultimately enables children to become ‘good people’ as well as academically successful, using their God given talents to make a positive difference in the world…
…And to know that, ‘In every child there is a space that only God can fill.’ St Thomas Aquinas
(School Mission Statement)
Please click on the link below to find out more about our whole school curriculum intent and implementation...
Please click on the links below to see each subject's curriculum intent and knowledge, vocabulary and skills progression...
Advent Term Curriculum Letters
Please click on the links below to view the Advent Term Curriculum Letters for each class...
Lent Term Curriculum Letters
For further information about the curriculum, please click on the links below to view the Lent Term Curriculum Letters for each class...