History underpins the essence of who we are, where we’ve come from, our place in society and our ability to understand events and issues in the wider world. Our curriculum is designed to give our scholars the cultural literacy that is too often only the preserve of those who are privately educated. In history, our scholars learn about and develop a secure understanding of local, British and wider world history. Furthermore, it equips scholars with powerful knowledge of the past. The mix of knowledge and skills covered in our history curriculum is intended to ensure that we contribute to the school intent of educational excellence for all and ensuring that scholars are ready for the next stage of education, able contribute to wider society and be able to shape the future for the betterment of all.