At the forefront of education for over 100 years Education at Upton Court is about inspirational teachers and aspirational pupils At the forefront of education for over 100 years Education at Upton Court is about inspirational teachers and aspirational pupils At the forefront of education for over 100 years Education at Upton Court is about inspirational teachers and aspirational pupils
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  • History

    Department Profile

    Mr E Rosenthal BA (Hons.) MA - Head of History

    Mr G Bowles  BA (Hons.)

    Mr S Perrin BA (Hons.)

    The department consists of specialist trained historians who work diligently to promote key skills such as critical analysis, literacy, and creativity through a rich and exciting curriculum. The department is dedicated to supporting students in their learning, and consequently, it is a popular option at GCSE and A Level. The department utilises a wide variety of resources, including films, books, the virtual learning environment, and educational software to enrich the students’ overall learning experience.