At GCSE, you are entering an exciting stage in your education, where you able to choose for yourself some of the subjects you study. Durham High School offers many diverse options at GCSE.
GCSE courses place great emphasis on the acquisition of skills and the application of knowledge to problem solving. You are expected to take more responsibility of your own studies and to develop independent working practices.
Below you find a link to our GCSE Options guide, which will explain to you the courses available when you join Key Stage 4.