2022- 2024 Options

At Millthorpe we have the highest expectations of young people and want them to gain high value qualifications for further education or employment. Our option choices are structured to keep open as many careers as possible.

Below is a list of the GCSE option subjects being offered to current Year 9 students who will begin their courses in September 2022.

  • Art
  • Business Studies
  • Child Development
  • Computer Science
  • Drama
  • Engineering
  • Ethics
  • Fashion and Textiles
  • Food and Nutrition
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • Graphics
  • History
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Product Design
  • Triple Science


All students will study either Triple Science (single GCSEs in Biology, Chemistry and Physics) or Combined Science. Students who wish to be considered for Triple Science need to chose it as an Option as more time is given on timetable for Triple Science students.