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21/01/21

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15/01/21

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17/12/20

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11/12/20

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04/12/20

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04/12/20

Don't forget our Christmas Tree Sale is tomorrow! 10am - 12pm. Come along and support our school. https://t.co/enFMumIexb

04/12/20

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27/11/20

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27/11/20

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27/11/20

Did you know we raised £126.33 on Easyfundraising just this month for our school! To sign up and help raise funds for our school follow the link below. https://t.co/2LV9T874yE https://t.co/T0NlEAeVBG

26/11/20

Y11 Mocks - letter available to read on our website. https://t.co/y8rX7s9o7O

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26/11/20

Christmas Specials available to order from the 1 December! https://t.co/y3Pn8ImlPp

Further Advice

A fantastic article that sets out 19 questions for you to ask yourself when thinking about your GCSE subjects. The questions are below, but more information is available in the article. It is important to consider your response to many of these questions as it is likely you have thought them! Please note any starred questions as they may not be relevant to our school.

https://www.youthemployment.org.uk/choosing-gcse-options-19-questions-ask/

  1. Should I base GCSE options on what I am good at?
  2. Should I base my GCSE options on what I enjoy?
  3. Should I choose a GCSE subject because I like a teacher
  4. Should I choose a GCSE subject because my friends are doing it?
  5. How much should money and future salary be a factor when I am choosing GCSEs?
  6. Whose advice should I listen to when choosing GCSE options?
  7. **We require students to take 9 GCSE subjects, so you will not be ablet o chose more or less.
  8. Are my A-Level choices affected by the GCSE choices I make now?
  9. Do universities care about which GCSE options you choose?
  10. Should I think about how courses are marked when choosing GCSE options?
  11. What’s the difference triple or double sciences?
  12. How important is it to get good grades in my GCSEs?
  13. What’s the difference between ‘hard’ and ‘soft’ subjects?
  14. ** We only offer GCSE courses at Hampton High
  15. How useful is GCSE advice from online student forums?
  16. Does my final GCSE options list look balanced?
  17. Does it matter if I’m in a lower set for my GCSEs?
  18. Will I ever regret my GCSE choices?
  19. How can I cope with the immense stress of choosing GCSE options?

Who to contact for more information:

Further information about subjects – subject teachers and heads of subjects. Contact details are available from the school website.

Careers advice and requesting a careers meeting:

Queries regarding the options process:

Further advice about options, careers, or progress – your child’s tutor:

Information regarding future support with Exams and Access arrangements

Further information available

BBC Bitesize: Everything you need to know https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrjh92p

The Uni Guide: How important are GCSEs when it comes to university? https://www.theuniguide.co.uk/advice/gcse-choices-university/how-important-are-gcse-choices-when-it-comes-to-university