You can download the HDHS Curriculum Model below.
You can download a copy of our School Prospectus using the link below:
The Opportunity Curriculum is another level to our whole school curriculum and provides a platform to guide HDHS students to learning opportunities outside of the classroom. This takes the form of reading, watching documentaries/films, researching and visiting interesting places.
Further details can be found in the following documents:
Every fortnight HDHS has a Root Word focus, where we embed the Root Word across the school via assemblies, tutorial and subject areas. Further details can be found here: HDHS Whole School Root Word Curriculum 2020 2021
The School operates a two week timetable with an allocation of 4 lessons per day, of 75 minutes each, plus a 20 minute tutorial at the beginning of the day. For further details please download the document below:
Due to social distancing measures put in place due to Covid-19 we have introduced staggered start, finish, break and lunchtimes for each year group as follows:
During the Spring Term, Year 8 students will be able to choose options to follow at Key Stage 4. For details of the subjects available please see the Year 8 Options page of the website: Year 8 Options