Spanish is offered in Years 7 & 8 in the normal band and from year 6 in the accelerated band.
In the CE option, the course follows the requirements of Common Entrance, in that it provides information on Spain and Spanish-speaking countries, and stresses the importance of Spanish as a world language.
The early parts of the course provide the language necessary for the teacher and pupil to communicate effectively, and provide a core of vocabulary and structures on which to build. Further Units are based upon the topics mentioned in the CE syllabus.. All tasks based upon speaking, listening, reading and writing respectively are covered.
"The pupils are confident and engaged learners who respond with enthusiasm to the teachers’ high level of expertise [...]"
ISI Inspection Report 2017