The Stockport Academy Humanities Department comprises of of three disciplines: Geography, History and Religious Education. In Key Stage 3, Stockport Academy students study all of these subjects in order for them to be successful, curious and well-rounded learners in preparation for Key Stage 4.

During the Pathways process that will designate their chosen subjects for Key Stage 4, all students will study either Geography or History but will have the option to also study both if they choose. Stockport Academy students will also have the opportunity to study Religious Education in Key Stage 4 if they wish. Humanities focus on both the past and present actions of people. The humanities teach us to understand the physical processes of the world, how humans behave and how to understand people from all different cultures and backgrounds.

Click here to view our curriculum statement for Geography.

Click here to view our curriculum statement for History.                                     

Click here to view our curriculum statement for Religious and Social Education.

Course Details

Trips and Activities


History trip to France and Belgium Battlefields

Holocaust survivor Q&A

Religious Studies

Show Racism the Red Card competition


Salford Quays Trip

Formby Beach Trip

Teaching Staff

Ms Wills - Teacher of History

Ms Burrowes - Teacher of History

Mr Roberts - Teacher of History

Mrs Finley - Lead Teacher of Geography

Mr Massey - Teacher of Geography

Mr Tindall - Teacher of Geography

Miss Thandi - Lead Teacher of R.S.

Miss Dowell - Teacher of R.S.

Mr Abushal - Teacher of Humanities

Knowledge Organisers

Coasts KO.pdf 882KB Geography - Coasts
Development.pdf 589KB Geography - Development
Rivers KO.pdf 768KB Geography - Rivers
Tectonics KO.pdf 704KB Geography - Tectonics
World of work knowledge organiser.pdf 714KB Geography - World of Work
What is a geographer.pdf 563KB What Is A Geographer?

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