In Year 7 and 8 Science is taught together, from Year 9 Biology, Chemistry and Physics are then taught as separate sciences, during which the GCSE content begins. After the completion of GCSE, they are taught as optional A Levels.

Head of Department

Dr Becky ParkerProf Becky Parker

Becky joined Benenden School in 2019 as Head of Physics.  

She has taught in a variety of schools and was the Founder of the Institute for Research in Schools. She is very keen to involve students at the cutting edge in Physics, for example working with CERN. Students at a past school put a payload in space using CERN technology.