Students are taught Chemistry in form groups in years 7 and 8 and follow the National Curriculum. Learning is supported by practical work and students are encouraged to develop independent learning skills. Two lessons per fortnight are offered and a range of resources are available to learners for homework and extension activities. The school teaches CASE (cognitive acceleration through Science education) lessons designed to develop thinking skills and lead to higher attainment. A range of resources are available to learners for homework and extension activities.