We aim to provide a curriculum that motivates and encourages creativity, and offers appropriate challenge to children of all abilities.

Subject Year 7 Year 8 Year 9
English 7 periods 7 periods 7 periods
Mathematics 7 periods 7 periods 6 periods
Science 5 periods 5 periods 5 periods
DT (Engineering) 4 periods 3 periods 4 periods
RE 3 periods 3 periods 3 periods
History 3 periods 3 periods 3 periods
Geography 3 periods 3 periods 3 periods
Enquiry Skills 3 periods 3 periods 3 periods
French/Spanish 4 periods 4 periods 4 periods
Music 2 periods 2 periods 2 periods
Art 2 periods 2 periods 2 periods
Drama 2 periods 2 periods 2 periods
PSHE 1 period 1 period 1 period
Citizenship 1 period 1 period
PE 4 periods 4 periods 4 periods
Careers Half-termly Half-termly
(Click on any subject above to learn more)

In Year 7

Students are set into ability groups in English, and are taught in their forms for all other subjects other than Maths, PE and Engineering where smaller mixed ability groups are created.

Half the year group takes French and half Spanish.

In Year 8

Students are set into ability groups in English and there is some setting in Science. They taught in their forms for all other subjects other than Maths, PE and Engineering where smaller mixed ability groups are created.

Half the year group continues to take French and half Spanish.

In Year 9

Students are set into ability groups in English, Maths, Modern Languages and Science. They are taught in their forms for all other subjects other than PE and Engineering where smaller mixed ability groups are created.

Half the year group continues to take French and half Spanish.

We also offer Careers Education Information Advice & Guidance.

What’s happening at Trinity High.

Read the latest news from our school.

Oct 15, 2021

A Journey Through Music

  Year 11 student, Amelia, tells us about a recent trip for music GCSE students: “On Tuesday, 5th October, the Year 11 GCSE music group went to a concert at the Bridgewater Hall featuring the Hallé Orchestra. The concert began in the Renaissance era (Giovanni Gabrieli – Sonata no. XIII) and brought us all the […]

Oct 15, 2021

Classroom Refurbishment

As part of our ‘North End Extension’ project, a number of classrooms towards the end of the new extension have undergone a refurbishment over the past few months – a food technology room, plus a science and maths classroom. We’re pleased to say the work is now complete, and the rooms are looking smarter than […]

Oct 15, 2021

Black History Month

Last week, our Year 10 students learnt about black people in Nazi Germany as part of Black History Month and their current studies. This included learning about the stories of Hilarius Gilges and Theodor Wonja Michael. Whilst in Year 7 Humanities lessons, students looked at “Roman Britain: the Ivory Bangle Lady / Our Migration Story”. […]

Oct 15, 2021

Harvest Collection

Our Harvest Collection is coming along very nicely indeed thanks to the kind and generous donations from our school community. The deadline for items was today, and we will then be sending the donations to this year’s very worthy cause – the Manchester South Central Foodbank.   Read more in our newsletter…