Religious education is a very popular department in Uxbridge High school. Students also have the option to choose GCSE RE and the Philosophy A-level. Lessons are highly engaging and thought provoking.
There are 3 full time specialised teachers of RE.
key stage 3
In KS3, the religious education curriculum area explore key topics such as:
- The life of Moses
- The life of Jesus
Students have two lessons per fortnight of Religious Education in years 7 and 8.
key stage 4
The Eduqas GCSE course begins in year 9. In year 10 students have the option to select religious education as a full course GCSE.
Some of the GCSE topics that we cover are:
- sanctity of life
- peace and conflict.
Exam Board - Eduqas
Exam - 100%
key stage 5
The religious education curriculum area offer the Philosophy A-level. This is a very interesting subject that encourages students to reflect on ultimate questions relating to our universe - does God exist? What is the design theory?
Exam Board - AQA
Exam - 100%
Religious Education offer a lunchtime Bible club and the curriculum area looks after the Reflection Space during lunchtimes. For more information on this, please see Reflection Space in SMSC.