All students are set regular personal study or homework to reinforce and extend their classroom learning. Personal study is set according to a schedule which is detailed here. The time for which students are expected to study beyond the timetable increases as they rise through the school to a minimum expectation of 4 hours per week per subject in the sixth form. Students are issued with a planner to help them record and organise their work and this is regularly checked by their tutor.
Young people often lead busy lives with lots of competition for their time. To support them, independent study, parents & carers can: