Year 11 Inspire Programme

Welcome to the Inspire Programme for Year 11!

On this page you can find an overview of our Year 11 Inspire Programme. From the main menu at the top of the page, you can also access the various components of the programme, including class materials, competition information and summer school details.

2019-20 Year 11 Course

The 2019-20 course is themed around the question “What is the power of a volcano?” This question will be addressed from a number of different subject perspectives during online classes which will be released in Spring Term 2020. The schedule for the programme is as follows:

Introduction to the course

  • Release date: 9 December 2019

Class 1: Handling volcanic objects

  • Release date: 6 January 2020
  • Competition deadline: 27 January 2020

Class 2: Volcanoes in the sciences

  • Release date: 27 January 2020
  • Competition deadline: 24 February 2020

Class 3: Explosive creativity

  • Release date: 24 February 2020
  • Competition deadline: 23 March 2020

Final competition: What is the power of a volcano?

  • Deadline: 30 June 2020

Virtual Summer School

Latest News

Applications for the 2019-2020 course are now closed. For full programme details, please see the St John’s College website here.