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Here you can find out information about the key knowledge and skills taught in each subject, the sequencing of our curriculum within subjects and how our curriculum prepares students well for their next stage of education, training or employment.

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Our Ambitious Intent

We want every student to develop knowledge, skills and character that will prepare them for their next steps through a rich, purposefully designed curriculum.


Organisation of the Curriculum

Our curriculum is organised so that all students receive a broad and balanced education that supports our ambitious intent and our ambitious student outcomes. 


Courses and Specification Overview

These documents outline what courses and specifications students follow at Key Stage 4 at Co-op Academy Walkden. 



Check out our list of subjects 


Year 9 Options

 During Personal Development time Year 9 students will receive information on the choices available from Heads of Department in a series of presentations about each course on offer.  These presentations will continue until Wednesday 13th March.

Options choices will need to be submitted via the Google Form which has been sent to parents and carers to complete from Wednesday 13th March. The final deadline for options choices to be submitted via this form will be Wednesday 27th March.