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Description : IB program in Rydal Penrhos School

Rydal Penrhos School
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Rydal Penrhos School
Rydal Penrhos School
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Ranking: 80.4
Accommodation type: residence, boarding house
Language of studies English
Education type: co-educational school
from £ 11500.00 / term
Program name
Date
Age
Cost
Annual
16-18
from 11 500 £ / term

Description

Quick overview: The two-year International Baccalaureate (IB) program is another Sixth Form, whose results are accepted and highly rated around the world. The course is designed for international students 16-18 years.

About the educational course: For the personal curriculum, 6 top-priority subjects and areas of knowledge are selected: 3 of them are studied at the standard level, and 3 - on a more complex, in-depth, almost university. Additionally, all students without exception attend general theory of knowledge (CTC, often called "practical philosophy") course CAS (Creativity, Service, Activity) and prepare a personal research project (the volume of 4000 words, the topic is chosen independently and is consistent with the teacher ).

The academic year at school is divided into traditional trimester for the UK.


School description

Private School Rydal Penrhos School was founded in 1885 on the shores of the Irish Sea in North Wales, just 1-1.5 hours from Manchester. The school was established on the basis of two schools: the men's boarding school Methodist school and the female pension Penrhos College - today the Rydal Penrhos School is fully working through a system of mixed education, taking children from 11 to 18 years.

Academic results of students and graduates clearly demonstrate the excellent level of preparation, balance and effectiveness of training programs:

Similar successes and level of preparation give graduates the opportunity to receive higher education in the best universities of Great Britain, including in institutions from the prestigious, rating Russell Group:

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Program name
Date
Age
Cost
Annual
14-16
from 11 500 £ / term

Quick overview: A two-year training course for international students aged 14-16 (grades 10-11), aimed at completing the part-time secondary education program. The GCSE certificate is compulsory for all students entering the Sixth Form (A-level, IB) graduation programs and further enrolling in universities.

The students are offered a rich and varied curriculum, which includes both compulsory and optional (chosen independently) subjects. In addition, there is an opportunity to practice in the selected areas. In total, 11-12 disciplines are surrendered at the exam - 7 mandatory and 4 optional:

  • Art;
  • Physical education and sport;
  • Computer science and computer science;
  • English;
  • Spanish;
  • Biology;
  • Policy;
  • English literature;
  • Journalism and media;
  • Geography;
  • Chemistry;
  • French;
  • Economics;
  • Mathematics;
  • Welsh;
  • Electronics;
  • Latin language;
  • Theater and dramatic art;
  • Religion study;
  • German;
  • History;
  • Photo art;
  • Design.
Annual
16-18
from 11 500 £ / term

Brief information: The course for high school students is 16-18 years (12-13 classes, stage Sixth Form), designed for 2 academic years: AS-level and A-level. Items for the personal curriculum are selected independently from the extensive list:

  • Design;
  • English literature;
  • Art;
  • Spanish;
  • History;
  • Higher mathematics;
  • Study of the environment;
  • Computers and informatics;
  • Music art;
  • French;
  • Religion;
  • Biology;
  • Sociology;
  • Economics;
  • German;
  • Chemistry;
  • Mathematics;
  • Policy;
  • Theater and dramatic art;
  • Geography;
  • Physics;
  • English;
  • Business;
  • History.

In addition, those who wish can take a working practice in the chosen specialty; Foreign students are offered a supportive course in English. Usually for the first year (AS-level) 4-5 disciplines are selected, of which in the second year (A-level) there are only 3-4, on which exams are taken. This makes it possible to focus on the most priority and necessary disciplines, give them a maximum of time and attention, effectively prepare for admission to the chosen specialty and faculty. There are no compulsory subjects on the A-level program, all subjects are chosen by the students: the teachers can only advise the most suitable options and combinations, based on the desired specialty and profile. Each subject is dedicat- ed to a minimum of 5 hours each week.

Annual
16-18
from 11 500 £ / term

Quick overview: The two-year International Baccalaureate (IB) program is another Sixth Form, whose results are accepted and highly rated around the world. The course is designed for international students 16-18 years.

About the educational course: For the personal curriculum, 6 top-priority subjects and areas of knowledge are selected: 3 of them are studied at the standard level, and 3 - on a more complex, in-depth, almost university. Additionally, all students without exception attend general theory of knowledge (CTC, often called "practical philosophy") course CAS (Creativity, Service, Activity) and prepare a personal research project (the volume of 4000 words, the topic is chosen independently and is consistent with the teacher ).

The academic year at school is divided into traditional trimester for the UK.

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