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Key Stage Three Curriculum Summary

Each unit is one 50 minute lesson.

  Year 7 Year 8 Year 9
English 5 5 5
Maths 4 4 4
Science 4 4 4
History 2 2 2
Geography 2 2 2
Human and Cultural Education 2 2 2
Languages 3 3 3
Computer Science 1 1

Students select 3 subjects and study 2 units per week from:

  • Art
  • Computer Science
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Engineering
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Media
  • Music
  • Textiles
Drama 1 1
Art 1 1
Dance / Music 1 1
Design & Technology 2 2
Media - -
Physical Education 2 2 2

 

Accelerated Curriculum - some students require intense support in their literacy and linguistic development. These students will move from the Accelerated curriculum when they have progressed sufficiently to access the full range of subjects.

 

  Year 7 Year 8 Year 9
Accelerated- literacy, English Language focus 14 14 14
Maths 4 4 4
Science 4 4 4
Computer Science 1 1

Students select 3 subjects and study 2 units per week from:

  • Art
  • Computer Science
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Engineering
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Media
  • Music
  • Textiles
Drama 1 1
Art 1 1
Dance/Music 1 1
Design & Technology 2 2
Media - -
Physical Education 2 2 2

 

Key Stage Four Curriculum summary

  Year 10 Year 11
English 5 6
Maths 5 5
Science 5 5

Options

Students select 4 subjects and study 3 units per week from:

  • Art
  • Business
  • Citizenship
  • Computer Science
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Engineering
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Geography
  • Health & Social Care
  • History
  • Languages
  • Media
  • Music
  • Music Technology
  • Sociology
  • Sport
  • Textiles
  • Travel & Tourism
3 3
3 3
3 3
3 3
Physical Education 2 2
Human and Cultural Education 1 -