Year 10 Information

Make sure that you discuss your options with your whānau and your Dean. 

Have a look at this Slideshow with an overview

The Careers Advisor, Guidance Counsellor and any other teachers are happy to discuss your courses with you.

St Mary's College Curriculum 

All students in year 10 take the following subjects:

  • Religious Education
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Physical Education
  • Science
  • Social Studies

Option Subjects

You will choose 3 options from the available Year 10 courses;

  • Arts
    • Drama
    • Music
    • Visual Art
  • Commerce
  • Languages
    • French *
    • Japanese *
    • Samoan *
  • Te Reo Māori *
  • Technology
    • Digital Technology
    • Food Technology
    • Design Technology

(* Must have been studied in Year 9)

We recommend you continue with the language that you studied in Year 9 and then choose two other option courses to continue. Also choose one extra option as a backup in case one of your first choices are unavailable. Your choices may be restricted by staffing and timetable constraints.

Students who have demonstrated a particular aptitude for learning other languages may take up a second new language subject to the approval of the HoLA Languages.