Key Stage 4

We are passionate about ensuring that all students achieve an all-round education that ensures they are well prepared for the next stage of their education or training. In Years 10 and 11 students follow a broad and balanced curriculum taught across 30 X 55 minute periods per week.

Our provision is built around a core English Baccalaureate based curriculum studied by over 70% of pupils at GCSE level. This includes:

  • English
  • Maths (including opportunity for Additional Maths GCSE)
  • Science
  • Humanity – Geography or History
  • MFL (French or Spanish)

Options subjects currently consist of (GCSE unless stated):

Block 1

  • Art
  • Drama
  • Citizenship
  • Religious Education

Block 2

  • Sport Science (Vocational)
  • iMedia (Vocational)

Alongside their qualifications, pupils have the following non-examined subjects to promote physical and fitness as well as preparing them for life in modern Britain.

  • Physical Education
  • Relating (Religious Studies and Citizenship)

Examinations Policies