Principal - Toby Eastaugh
Principal - Toby Eastaugh


Options – Core Subjects

Core Subjects

These are the subjects that are compulsory at Vale of York in order to meet the Department for Education’s statutory requirements of the National Curriculum. All students will study the following Core subjects: Maths; English Language; English Literature; Science (either Combined Science or Separate Sciences), Religious Studies (Short course); as well as non-examination statutory subjects: Core PE and PSHE.   

Subject videos

The following videos on this page tell you everything you need to know about the core subjects.

(You can also click on these links to see EBacc Subject videosOpen Option videos and Study Plus videos.)


GCSE Mathematics
GCSE English
GCSE Combined Science
GCSE Religious Studies


Friday 24th June - city athletics semi finals and we took 46 talented pupils in all year groups and events! Team VOY did very well today with a good array of 🥇🥈🥉 Well done to all the pupils, you were totally awesome 😎 results to follow on Monday 🏆…