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Curriculum Overview

Our curriculum has several stages:

Years 7, 8 & 9 – Key Stage 3 (our new curriculum is being designed with KS3 as a foundation for KS4 rather than a separate entity)

Years 10 & 11 – Key Stage 4

Yrs 12 & 13 – Post-16

Key Stage 3 Statutory Curriculum
All young people will study as part of the secondary curriculum:

  • Key Stage 3 core curriculum: English, maths, science
  • Key Stage 3 foundation subjects: Art, Design & Technology, History, Geography, Modern foreign language, Computing, Music, PE, Citizenship
  • Religious education
  • Sex and Relationship Education

New Curriculum and KS3 Assessment booklet

Key Stage 4 Statutory Curriculum


All young people will study as part of the secondary curriculum:

  • Key Stage 4 core curriculum: English, maths, science
  • Key Stage 4 foundation subjects: Computing, PE, Citizenship
  • Religious education
  • Sex and Relationship education
  • A course in at least one of the arts; design and technology; the humanities; modern foreign languages and all four if they wish.

More detailed information can be obtained in the following publications:

Curriculum policy and framework

Parent Handbook - there is a link in the navigation bar on the left of this page and on the home page.

Click here to download the latest KS4 Options booklet

Click here to download the last year's KS4 Options booklet