The following teachers work within the department:

Miss R. Phillips – Head of Department

Mrs M. Blakeway РEnglish Key Stage 3 Coordinator

Mrs A. Bailiss – Teacher of English and Sociology

Mr R. Bailey – Teacher of English, Assistant Achievement Leader Y9-11

Mrs M. Davies – Teacher of English

Mrs M. Grainger – Teacher of English

Mr P. Greenhalgh – Teacher of English

Miss H. Keith – Teacher of English

Mr J. Whitehurst – Teacher of English, Achievement Leader Y7

Please follow the links for additional information on the department and its work:

Key Stage 3 English Scheme of Work

KS3 English – how parents can support students.

Year 7 Improving Reading and Writing skills

Key Stage 4 – GCSE English Language & Literature for students sitting exams in 2017 onwards

Please follow the link below for the overview of the curriculum.

Year 10 LTP 2017-18

Year 11 LTP 2017- 2018

KS4 Knowledge Organisers

GCSE English Language





GCSE English Literature

Romeo and Juliet GCSE grade 5

Romeo_and_Juliet GCSE grade 6+

A-Christmas-Carol- GCSE grade 5

A-Christmas-Carol- GCSE grade 6+

An-Inspector GCSE grade 5

An-Inspector-Calls- GCSE grade 6+

Dr-Jekyll-and-Mr-Hyde- GCSE grade 6+


Unseen poetry GCSE grade 5

Unseen poetry section 1 GCSE grade 6+

Unseen poetry section 2 GCSE grade 6+