Manchester Creative Studio is an employer led studio-school

We provide young people aged 14-19 with the skills and knowledge they need for a career in the creative and digital industries

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the studio school

Studio Schools are a new type of state school for 14-19 year olds which have been developed to address the increasing gap between what young people require to succeed in life, and the skills and knowledge that the current education system provides

many of us learn best when doing real work in teams

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All Studio Schools teach the National Curriculum and offer
the same key academic qualifications as traditional schools

We understand that choosing a new school to continue your creative career can be daunting and we want to make sure this is the right choice for you. The studio school model has been developed in partnership with local and national employers who are in need of future employees to fill the current skills gap

Students entering at Year 10 study a range of GCSEs alongside industry recognised qualifications as introductory pathways

Students entering at Year 12 specialise in one of our three pathway subjects