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Curriculum & Assessment​​​​​​​

Wren Spinney delivers its Curriculum to the two discrete stages in the school:
Main School Curriculum 
  • The Main School Curriculum is on a 4 year rolling programme of study.
  • Curriculum Maps are produced for the 3 provisions in school; Sensory, Collaborative and Structured based on the academic needs of the pupils.
  • The Curriculum is based around Equals Schemes of Work embellished with personalised learning dependent on the provision and the pupil. 

Please see Main School Curriculum Overview and Main School Curriculum Map 2020-21 for more information.

EHCP Outcomes are encompassed into the learning along with reading opportunities.

6th Form Curriculum 
  • The 6th Form Curriculum is based upon the Equals ‘Moving On’ scheme of work.
  • At Wren Spinney due to the learning needs of the pupils the 6th Form Curriculum is taught over 3 years; some pupils will also continue to follow the Sensory Curriculum throughout their schooling adapted with appropriate aspects of Preparation for Adulthood.
  • The curriculum is taught over a 3 year rolling curriculum.
  • Please refer to the Programme Outline for English, Maths and ICT to see coverage over the 3 years.
  • Pupils will also take options from the Equals ‘Moving On’ units based around their Adventurer and Traveller units; these are chosen by the pupil.

 

Please see 6th Form Curriculum Overview and 6th Form Curriculum Map 2020-21 for more information.

EHCP Outcomes are encompassed into the learning along with reading opportunities.

Assessment
  • As part of Assessment at Wren Spinney each pupil is assessed against their EHCPs and SMSC.
  • Further Assessment is individualised according to the needs of the pupil.
  • Successes and achievements are also tracked via the use of Wow Moments.

Please see Assessment pathways diagram below and Assessment Policy.

Wren Spinney - Holistic Assessment Framework (HAF)
SENSORY COLLABORATIVE STRUCTURED
1. EHCP Outcomes (+ Additional Input)
2. Developmental (Engagement) 3. English
4. Maths
5. Skills For Life 6. AET
7. PfA
8. SMSC - British Values
Developmental (Engagement) 9. 6th Form Accreditations - Student Learning Journeys
10. Wow Moments