THE ECCLESBOURNE SCHOOL

Learning Together For The Future

Homework

Regular homework is a valuable aspect of the learning process and contributes to the development of sound study habits. The school will expect students to complete homework in line with those expectations set out below.

Homework will be set according to a timetable published at the beginning of the academic year by the appropriate Year Head. The homework programme will be recorded by the students in their student planner.

Students can expect to receive the following amount of homework:

Year 7 20 minutes homework per subject per night, usually no more than two subjects per night
Year 8 25 minutes homework per subject per night, usually no more than two subjects per night
Year 9 30 minutes homework per subject per night, usually no more than two subjects per night
Year 10 and 11 40 minutes homework per subject twice a week
Year 12 and 13 Five hours of ‘private study’ per subject per week