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‘Students display well developed knowledge, skills and understanding and can apply these skills successfully across all areas of learning’ ISI, 2019

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Chelsea Independent College has a thriving GCSE programme. With our small class sizes, excellent teaching and close-knit community, CIC provides the ideal environment for GCSE students to excel in their studies and beyond.

As well as the standard 2-year GCSE programme, CIC offers the option for students to complete their GCSEs in just one year.

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Students joining in year 10 will generally choose to study up to 9 subjects. They have the option to select from a broad range of subjects such as IT, photography and Mandarin alongside the core subjects.

This allows our students to develop existing interests as well as try out new academic disciplines before specialising at A-Level. Students studying the 1-year programme tend to select 6 subjects due to the intensive nature of the course.

Lessons are complemented by frequent exam practice periods that build up confidence for formal exams and monitor progression.

Alongside academic study, students take part in regular PE and PSHE sessions.

Every student has a dedicated personal tutor who they meet with on a weekly basis to ensure they are staying on track. We aim to provide excellence in education in a supportive and collaborative environment.

Regular trips and opportunities for residential visits abroad extend knowledge and deepen friendships, and co-curricular activities ranging from yoga and football to photography and computing are encouraged.

GCSE NEWS.

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  • Cookery Club at CIC
    23 January 2020

    Cookery Club at CIC

    The new term has brought a lot of developments to our co-curricular provision. At the beginning of the academic year, we introduced a new system of ...

  • Y10 and Y12 Art Students Visiting National Galleries
    15 November 2019

    Y10 and Y12 Art Students Visiting National Galleries

    On Wednesday, the 13th of November, Art and Design students from Year 10 and Year 12 went on a gallery trip to the National Gallery and the National P...

  • Chelsea Independent College Underwent ISI Inspection
    17 October 2019

    Chelsea Independent College Underwent ISI Inspection

    Chelsea Independent College underwent an Independent School Inspectorate inspection in September this year, and we are delighted to share with you the...

  • CIC Students Discover Architectural Beauties of London
    04 October 2019

    CIC Students Discover Architectural Beauties of London

    As part of our new co-curricular programme, students who signed up for the London Architecture & Design Club have an amazing opportunity to expl...

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