Our curriculum has at its heart; collaborating, questioning, imagining, reasoning, persevering, empathising and reviewing.
"At its core, the outdoor learning department was created to run exciting and challenging courses for our students. All of these courses aim to increase student confidence, create a positive ethos of teamwork and instil a desire to achieve through personal challenge. "Outdoor Learning
Kick Start is a journey of adventure, challenge and new experiences. It is a personal development course and will provide opportunities for students to learn more about themselves and others, explore the skills needed for working in teams, and an introduction to mind sets and what attitudes to have when approaching new or difficult situations.
We strive to create a challenging yet supportive atmosphere in which students feel confident and happy to push themselves.
The course is held at the academy and will take place over two days. Students will participate in a range of adventurous activities including:
Students will need: