Whether you want to uncover the secrets of the universe, or you just want to pursue a career in the 21st century, basic computer programming is an essential skill to learn.” – Stephen Hawking

The intent of Highgate’s computing curriculum is to equip students with essential skills in computing, recognizing its pivotal role in shaping the future. We aim to cultivate competent learners who possess a strong foundation in computational thinking, problem-solving, and digital literacy, enabling them to thrive in an ever-evolving technological landscape. Through comprehensive learning experiences, we seek to empower students to become proficient users of technology, creative thinkers, and responsible digital citizens, preparing them for success in a technology-driven world. At Highgate we use the Teach Computing Curriculum as it is built around an innovative progression framework where computing content has been organised into interconnected networks. It is created by subject experts, using the latest pedagogical research and teacher feedback

Highgate Year 1&2 Computing Curriculum Map

Highgate Year 3, 4, 5 &6 Computing Curriculum Map