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    Curriculum / Subjects

    Curriculum / Subjects

    Please explore this area to find information on the work of the departments and to see photo galleries and videos of the students work. Please click here for details of the curriculum for each year group.

    KS3 Curriculum 

    Students follow a broad and balanced curriculum including all the following subjects:

    English, Maths, Science, Modern Languages, History, Geography, Religious Education, Citizenship, Art, Dance, Drama, Music, ICT, Design and Technology, P.E

    KS4 Curriculum

    There are a wide range of courses available for Key Stage 4 students both compulsory and optional.

    Core Subjects at KS4

    English Literature (1 GCSE) - Mathematics (1 GCSE) English Language (1 GCSE)

    Physical Education - Sports Studies (1 GCSE) or BTEC First in Sport (1 GCSE) or Sports Leadership (Sports Leader Award)

    Science Core Science and Additional Science (2 GCSEs)

    Religious Education (1 GCSE)


    Optional Subjects at KS4

    Art & Design (1GCSE) - Music (1GCSE) - Drama (1GCSE) - Dance (1GCSE)

    Citizenship (1GCSE) - Geography (1GCSE) - History (1GCSE) - Sociology (1GCSE)

    Computing (1GCSE) - ICT (Cambridge Nationals equivalent to 1GCSE)

    Learning Support (EAL KS4 Option - KS4 Support Option)

    Bengali (1GCSE) - French (1GCSE) - Spanish (1GCSE)

    Triple Science (3 GCSE's including the two compulsory ones above)

    Business Studies (1GCSE) - Business Enterprise & Sport (BTEC equivalent to 1GCSE)

    Catering (1GCSE) - Product Design (1GCSE) - Fashion Design (1GCSE)


    KS5 Curriculum

    We offer a range of A Levels:

    The new Core Maths qualification is available to those not taking A Level Maths.

    Biology (AQA)

    Chemistry (AQA)

    Economics (AQA)

    English Literature (Edexcel)

    Mathematics (AQA)

    Physics (AQA)

    Politics (Edexcel)

    Psychology (OCR)

    Sociology (AQA)

    We also offer a Level 3 BTEC pathway:

    BTEC Level 3 Certificate in IT (equivalent to 1 A Level)

    BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business (equivalent to 2 A Levels)

    Our specialised Foundation & Vocational Level Learning course is open to students with EHCPs /statement of SEN. Please contact us to see if this course would be suitable for you.The new Core Maths qualification is available to those not taking A Level Maths.