Continuing on from the provision of Arabic language in Early Years and Primary School, our Secondary provision adopts the same approach i.e. understanding Arabic as the language of the Qur’an. Students who join the school in Red Class, are able to sit their GCSE Arabic in Year 8.

In previous years, non-Arabic speaking learners who have studied at Shakhsiyah have taken GCSE Arabic at ages 11-15 and gained A* and A grades. They have gone on to take AS and A-level Arabic at ages 15-19 and have again achieved A grades. Some of our alumni have been inspired to study Arabic at degree level.

Students engage with the following schemes of work: