Students from Southlands are offered the opportunity to gain external qualifications.

Some students are able to access 'Inclusion' through our links with Marden High School and gain GCSE qualifications.


In addition Students in Years 10 and 11 undertake Certificates of Achievement in English, Science and Maths, all of which follow a GCSE entry level syllabus.


Senior students follow a number of modular course which are accedited under the AQA Unit Award Scheme.


Senior students can be entered for the AQA Basic Skills in Science.


The school delivers the ASDAN programme which accredits the work covered in KS4 PSHE and Citizenship.