Key Stage 4 Curriculum      
       
The Key Stage 4 curriculum covers Years 9, 10 and 11; all pupils continue to study:      
       
English      
English Literature      
Mathematics      
Science – Core and Additional (a number of students may also study Further Science)      
RE      
PE      
Pupils can then select from a range of option subjects, all pupils must study – History or Geography.      
       
Pupils’ progress in each of these subjects is assessed on a half termly basis.      
       
       
       
Key Stage 4
  Year 9 Year 10 Year 11
English 5 5 5
Maths 5 5 5
Science 5 5 6
PE 2 2 2
RE 1 1 -
Humanities option 3 4 4
Option 1 3 4 4
Option 2 3 4 4
Option 3 3    
* Pupils in Year 11 study Computing or RE
Number of Periods 30 30 30
       
       
The following subjects are currently offered at Key Stage 4.      
       
Art and Design GCSE    
Asdan (Wider Key Skills) GCSE    
Catering GCSE    
Combined Science GCSE    
Computer Science  GCSE    
Construction GCSE    
Creative Media GCSE    
English Language GCSE    
English Literature GCSE    
French GCSE    
GCSE PE GCSE    
Geography GCSE    
Graphics GCSE    
History GCSE    
Mathematics GCSE    
Music GCSE    
Peforming Arts BTEC    
Photography GCSE    
Religious Education GCSE    
Design and Technology GCSE