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English

Classes in the English department are currently taken by  Mr Sleater (PT 0.6), Mrs Mitchell (PT 0.4), Mr Aitchison, Mrs Ainslie, Mr McKee, Mrs Martin-Borobio and Miss Worth. 

Currently the English department offer the following courses:

S1 - All pupils take English for four periods a week as part of the BGE curriculum.

S2 - Pupils take English for four periods a week.

S3 - Pupils take English for four periods a week.

Senior school pupils may select English at the following levels:

  • National 3 English, National 3 Media
  • National 4 English, National 4 Literacy, National 4 Media
  • National 5, Level 5 Communications
  • Higher, Literature 1 and Level 6 Communications (together are equivalent to Higher)
  • Advanced Higher