CEDARS Short Stay School


All pupils are allocated curriculum time for Science Education in line with statutory requirements and are taught in mixed year, mixed ability groups.

Along with access to the curriculum, science lessons also seek to help students develop the skills needed to progress according to their abilities, aptitudes and ambitions and ultimately to become scientifically literate citizens, in an increasingly scientific world.

Science Key stage 3

Pupils follow the National Curriculum for Science, some may work towards reintegration into school/college or work based training, whilst others go on to study GCSE Science at Newcastle Base.

Science Key stage 4

Pupils work towards the OCR GCSE Gateway Science.