Science and Discovery

Welcome to Science and Discovery (Year 7)


In the Science Faculty we aim to inspire students to discover the wonder of Science through both practical and academic aspects, stimulate debate, develop a critical approach to scientific evidence and ignite students passion to learn in all three disciplines.



  • All of Year 7 beach ecology trip
  • All of Year 8 visit to Jodrell Bank
  • Regular practical work in our 14 laboratories for all key stages
  • Careers talks / activities / events for all year groups
  • Extra-curricular and leadership activities
  • Science Sixth Form buddy system and Key Stage 5 science leaders


If you have questions on the curriculum that your daughter will be studying, please contact one of the following:

  • Head of Faculty: Miss E Bird (
  • Assistant Head of Faculty/ Key stage 4 Coordinator: Mr G. Al-Sammari
  • Assistant Head of Faculty (Physics and Combined Science
  • coordinator): Mr G. Al-Sammari

  • Biology Coordinator: Miss S. Clayton
  • Chemistry Coordinator: Miss A. Mehmood
  • Vocational Coordinator: Dr J. Sadler
  • KS3 Coordinator: Miss B. Alderson

Quality Marks, Awards & Affiliations

We strive for excellence and are very proud of our achievements and affiliations.

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Greater Manchester Education Trust logo Chartered College of Teaching Institutional Member 2023/24 badge Cyber Essentials Certified logo
FFT National Attendance Award 2023/24 logo One Education Reading Award Gold logo Confederation of School Trusts logo Educate Awards Winner 2019 logo SSAT Educational Outcomes Awards 2018 logo SSAT Effective Learning Behaviour logo SSAT Climate for Learning logo Manchester United Foundation logo The Duke of Edinburgh logo The Cultural Diversity Standards logo The Schools Co-operative Society logo School Achievement Award logo Sport England logo Leading Edge Partnership Programme logo The Quality in Careers Standard logo Healthy Schools Manchester logo Basic Skills Quality Mark logo Whalley Range Sixth Form logo