Curriculum Overview

Curriculum Overview


Key Stage 3 (Year 7, 8 & 9)

Our provision follows a three year programme at KS3 that delivers the National Curriculum across the subject areas identified in the table below. The exception to this is the delivery of Science, where the GCSE courses for Biology, Chemistry and Physics start at the beginning of Year 9.

Not all subjects are offered from the beginning of Year 7. Please see the Curriculum Policy for details of Options offered in Year 8 and Year 9.

Key Stage 4 (Year 10 & 11)

At least one of the Humanities

At least one of the following modern foreign languages:

Our provision at KS4 follows a two-year programme with students following a set of core courses all leading to a GCSE qualification. This core is supported by a range of optional courses. Within the combination of subjects to available students will be encouraged to study for the EBACC qualification where appropriate.

Key Stage 5, The Sixth Form (Year 12 & 13)

The school offers 18 Level 3 subjects at A level. This currently includes the additional provision of the Extended Project Qualification. All subjects receive up to 10 lessons per fortnight.

Student Co-Curricular Book