Grade level comparison: Poland vs other countries
A comparison of the Polish, British, American, Canadian, and IB grade level systems.
|Akademeia High School/UK||Poland||USA & Canada||IB|
|Year 12 (A Level)||3rd grade of High School||Grade 11||
|Year 13 (A Level)||4th grade of High School||Grade 12||
We offer the following subjects at A Level:
Creative & Performing Arts Department
- Fine Art
- 3D Design
- Textile Design**
- English Literature
- History of Art
- Religious Studies**
- Media Studies**
Modern Languages Department
- Further Mathematics
- Computer Science
Natural Sciences Department
Social Sciences Department
* In Years 12 & 13, all Polish citizens take Polish as an additional A Level.
** The subject will only run if there is a sufficient number of students wishing to take it.
Sixth Form students have to complete two individual projects from 3 types of extracurricular activities:
- academic (i.e. academic summer schools, internships in scientific institutions,
- professional (i.e. internships in companies, summer work experiences)
- charity (i.e. voluntary work, organising charity events)
Students may opt to participate in co-curricular activities such as electives, sport, volunteering, lecture series, and more. Enrichment activities as the important and permanent part of our overall study plan are obligatory for all students.