Qualifications & Courses

Arbour Vale School offers a range of qualifications across Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4 and Post 16 that pupils can be accredited with.  Which ones they will be entered for and achieve will be dependent upon their individual learning pathway. Below are the qualifications and courses offered at our school.

AQA Unit awards

Entry Level Certificate – Step up to English, Maths, Science and PSHE

GCSE – Maths, English, PE and Art

ASDAN – Transition Challenge, Personal Progress, Towards Independence, COPE and Arts Award

Sports Leaders UK – Sports Leader Level 1 & Level 2, Dance Leader Level 1

Duke of Edinburgh’s Award – Bronze, Silver

 

 

Latest News

‘Who’s in Charge?’ course for parents

‘Who’s in Charge?’ for parents, being run by the fantastic charity Parenting Special Children The 8 week course will run on Tuesdays from 9:45am -11:45am The introductory session will be on Tuesday the 14th of January 2020 followed by seven …

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Oral Hygiene Workshop – 23rd January 2020

Arbour Vale School is hosting the prestigious Dr Sanjay Sethi who is the former President of the British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry for a special Oral Hygiene workshop Everybody is welcome, please bring your family and friends from the wider community! …

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Students flaunt their Nomination Certificate for the 2019 Bronze Finalists Industrial Cadets Award

Arbour Vale School is the ‘first SEN school’ to deliver the Industrial Cadets Go4Set programme. Supported by mentors from AkzoNobel and their teachers, the students decided to choose the topic ‘The Business of Recycling’ as they had previously studied pollution …

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Westminster Insight Ofsted Conference

Don Blaylock, Assistant Head at Arbour Vale School closed Westminster Insight Ofsted conference last month. Don said “it was a great honor to be asked to be involved in this and I really enjoyed the conference.”

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