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Our Lady’s R.C. High School

To Know, Love and Serve God



At Key Stage 3, our students study a variety of texts from the English Literary canon as well building skills such as letter writing, analysing articles and speech writing. At Key Stage 4, students prepare for the AQA English Language and Literature exams. At the end of KS4 students will have gained 2 GCSEs in English.


Staff confidently use technology to assist learning and create engaging and exciting lessons to allow students to get the most out of their learning journey. Students are able to participate in a variety of extra curricular activities including the school newspaper, trips to the theatre, themed escape rooms, university workshops plus much more.

English is a subject that assists students in progressing in the following professions – law, journalism, politics.


English work can be supported via BBC Bitesize and Mr Bruff on YouTube.

If anyone would like to access past papers please click on the link below:

Miss J Jones is Head of English, Mrs Greaves and Miss Bramley are Deputy Head of English.

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Faculty Leader:

Miss J Jones



Miss H Bramley
Mr S Brandreth
Miss D Greaves
Mrs R Greaves
Miss S Hibbs
Miss C Ryan
Miss L Winter
Miss A Winters