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Be what you want to be with South Devon High School

Discover a new way to study at 14 with South Devon High School

South Devon High School, based at South Devon College, Paignton campus, is a new and exciting option at Key Stage 4. Pupils entering Year 10 now have a new choice - studying at South Devon High School combining GCSEs in core subject areas, including English, Maths and Science, with specialist technical options. The government believe that for many young people, combining academic and technical qualifications will give them the very best chance to succeed.  At South Devon High School, pupils will develop skills valued by employers and benefit from work related learning, using state of the art, industry standard, equipment and resources.

We offer a programme of 9 GCSEs including a number of technical qualifications, including:

  • Digital Media and Creative Arts
  • Electronic Principles
  • Sports Science
  • Hospitality
  • Sustainable Construction
  • Childcare and Development
  • Health and Social Care

Pupils will have the opportunity to:

  • Complete a programme of 9 GCSEs (10 awarded) including specialist subject qualifications
  • Personalise their study programme through a choice of GCSEs, technical qualifications and enrichment opportunities
  • Develop professional skills and knowledge in employment areas demanded in this region
  • Study a curriculum designed to improve their employability and career prospects
  • Fast track to a guaranteed place on a course at South Devon College at the age of 16, which might be a full time technical course, A Levels, or an Apprenticeship

Apply now to start in September 2017 – for further information read our FAQ or enquire to find out more about South Devon High School.

Please contact one of the Team at South Devon High School, at any time to discuss our school on 01803 540332.


I want to be ...

Be what you want to be with South Devon High School