Why is homework set?

The main reason for homework is to increase the amount of time students can spend on their studies. It will also help students to come to rely on themselves and have enough confidence to be able to tackle any problem. For more information regrding homework at Nightingale Academy, please see our Homework policy.

When is homework set?

Homework is set by each subject depending on the students year group and the school week. Please see below for the homework timetable for each subject: Teachers should set a minimum of 5 hours' independent study/homework per subject per week. Homework/independent study should be set after each taught lesson.