The ACE partnership is a collaborative group of schools which span the KS3 and KS4 across NW Leicestershire. This partnership is primarily concerned with the development of curriculum and assessment and has involved all subject areas working closely together with ACE partnership schools to revise, improve and develop our subject content in line with GCSE and KS3 National curriculum requirements.

 

The ACE Curriculum and Assessment Project

The aims of the partnership are to work in collaboration to;

  • Produce and keep under review a common ACE core curriculum including concepts and knowledge, a related set of continual assessment statements and an end of year summa-tive assessment test.

 

All subjects have been working in collaboration since September 2014 to;

  • Revise our curriculum using the Pathway Model for every subject to be taught to Years 7, 8 and 9 from September 2015. 
  • Share good practice on how the Pathway Model is built into schemes of work and, where appropriate, embedded across the curriculum.
  • Produce common end of year assessments in KS3 which follow the agreed ACE Pathway model towards GCSE content and assessment.  The flight path model will be in line with GCSE grades.
  • The curriculum and assessment design for KS3 is aimed to ensure that students are well prepared for GCSE studies starting in Year 10.
  • Subject group members should ensure that there is good communication of developments to all teachers and to their own line managers at individual school level.

Nut Aware School

Ivanhoe College is a food allergy aware school. This letter is to inform you that there are a considerable number of students at our school who have severe food allergies. The most common of these allergens are peanuts, tree nuts, eggs, fish and shellfish, soy and wheat. The most serious risk in our...

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Sponsored Walk Success

A huge well done to Year 9 student Jake Homer, who has recently taken part in a 10km remembrance walk in memory of his Great Grandma, and raised and impressive £500 for an Alzheimers Charity. Brilliant work Jake. ...

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Holy Trinity Christmas Tree Festival

Holy Trinity Christmas Tree Festival

It was our pleasure to again offer our support in helping set up the Holy Trinity Christmas Tree Festival, an ...

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Children in Need

Children in Need

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NEC Skills Show

Year 9 were absolute superstars on our trip to the NEC on our first Enrichment Day of the year. This year students were able to land a plane in the flight simulator and try out VR headsets, which they enjoyed. Our students saw a range of careers and skills in action, with demonstrations including ...

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Poetry Competition Success

Poetry Competition Success

We love to celebrate the achievements of our students out of school, as well as in. Congratulations to Yea...

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SEND Update October 2019

Congratulations to Mr. Gray who will be joining the SEND team as a permanent member of staff following a very successful round of interviews. The standard of candidates continues to be incredibly strong and we are delighted to welcome Mr. Gray who brings with him a wealth of experience working with ...

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Balancing Screen Time for KS3 Students

Balancing Screen Time for KS3 Students

Visit internetmatters.org/screentime for more advice. ...

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Get into Teaching - Information Events

Get into Teaching - Information Events

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Student Council News

Student Council News

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SEND Update September 2019

Congratulations and fond farewell The SEND Team would like to congratulate Mr. Orton who has been appointed as PE/ Performing Arts Assistant. He will be transitioning to this new role over the next few weeks. In order to support our LSA staffing during Mr. Orton’s transition to PE, we have we...

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World Champion Rider

World Champion Rider

We love to celebrate the achievements of our students out of school, as well as in. This month ...

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Ex student nominated for Girls Active Award

Ex student nominated for Girls Active Award

We are also pleased to share that one of last year’s 9s, who we nominated for the national Girls Active Infl...

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