Curriculum Intent

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Our school badge has always contained the heraldic symbol for a tower, representing solidity, strength and protection. Our Curriculum Philosophy reflects these attributes by providing students with a firm base of knowledge from which they can thrive and flourish in their academic studies.

Knowledge acquisition

The acquisition of relevant, thought-provoking and detailed knowledge is central to our curriculum…… so that students can undertake higher levels of study and employment with a sound educational, social, moral and cultural foundation.  

Development of skills

This broad depth of knowledge will allow students to develop the core skills that they require in order to achieve outstanding outcomes.

Teacher as the expert

…..we view the ‘teacher as the expert’ in every classroom.

Role of the learner

At its core, the curriculum serves the student but we recognise the responsibilities of learners too. To summarise the key elements of our curriculum philosophy, they are:-

Contact Details

Jesmond Park Academy
Jesmond Park West
Newcastle Upon Tyne

Tel: +44(0)191 2818486
Fax: +44(0)191 2810381

Use postcode NE7 7HN, the main entrance is on Newton Road

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