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RISE offers an alternative education programme with part-time and full-time places for key stage 3/4 learners who are not in mainstream schools. We are currently offering 15 places per day, providing a full and varied curriculum including functional skills, life skills and creative subjects with qualifications from EL-2 to Level 2, depending on subject.

Our learning day is 09:30-15:30. Please use the contact page to get in touch.


Functional Skills: English, Maths, ICT: Levels EL-2 to Level 2 (awarding body: NCFE)
Vocational Studies: Cooking, Nutrition & Health, Occupational Studies, Personal & Social Development port-folio subjects: Level 1 (awarding body: NCFE)
Horticulture, environment, sport, enterprise & cooking projects will contribute to units in H&N, OS & PSD. Art can earn an Arts Award certification equivalent to an EL-3/Level 1 qualification.

A summary of last year’s results can be found here.