Throughout this page on the website you will find all the information you need about the Curriculum at Boldon School. At Boldon School we value a varied curriculum that offers a good insight into different subjects. Year 9 students will complete a transition year meaning that students will pick from a varied range of options in Year 8.

Boldon provides a broad and balanced curriculum that caters for the needs and aspirations of all students.  It promotes the fundamental British Values across all curriculum areas.  These include democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs.

Curriculum overview

Option choices

  1. Art
  2. Business Studies
  3. Computer Science
  4. Dance
  5. Design & Technology
  6. Engineering
  7. Food Studies/Hospitality
  8. Geography
  9. German
  10. Hair & Beauty
  11. Health & Social care
  12. History
  13. Media
  14. Music
  15. Performing Arts
  16. Photography
  17. Child Development
  18. Sport (BTEC)
  19. Textiles
  20. Triple Science
  21. Travel and Tourism
  22. Film Studies

Click HERE to find out more information about each of the subjects offered at Boldon School.

If you would like more information about the curriculum at Boldon School, please contact Mr D Fairclough at: or by telephone on 0191 532176 ext 203. You can also visit the Subjects page to find our more specific information about each subject including core and options.