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.

Aug 22, 2019

Top marks for Rochdale’s youngest ever player

Rochdale AFC’s youngest ever player proved he’s talent on the pitch and in the classroom after bagging top GCSE results. Luke Matheson, 16, has had an unforgettable school year after becoming Dale’s youngest player last September. Top club’s including Manchester United and Liverpool are rumoured to be interested in the prodigy. Today Luke was like […]

Aug 19, 2019

Congratulations to our Year 13 Students

Congratulations to our Year 13 students for their results. The overall pass rate for all L3 qualifications was 99%, with 20% of A Level grades A*-A and 46% A*-B. Well done everyone and a special thank you to all the teachers who have worked so hard to enable you to achieve these results.     […]

Jul 19, 2019

Visit from the Governor of the Bank of England – Mark Carney

The Governor of the Bank of England’s representative in the north recently called the school and asked if Mr Mark Carney would be able to pay us a visit on 15th July, 2019. Mr Carney spent some time looking at the GCSE artwork on the Temple corridors and then met some Year 7, 8 and […]

Jul 19, 2019

Activities Week

The penultimate week of the year, activities week, was certainly a week to remember, with the our students involved in the following: Year 7: Our students participated in a number of arts activities throughout the week, including drama, dance, art and music, culminating in a wonderful showcase at the Z-Arts centre on the Friday. Year […]