The Science department consists of a team of 11 full time teachers, 2 part time teachers and 5 technicians. Where possible, staff teach according to their specialism at GCSE and A Level, and also in Year 9. They teach all three sciences in Years 7 and 8.
The department has 12 laboratories, including 2 brand new Chemistry labs and 4 preparation rooms. Each laboratory has a networked computer and an interactive smartboard. In addition one laboratory has 16 networked computers (one for each pair of students) together with a large collection of data logging equipment.