Key Stage 3 Curriculum Offer


The school cycle has a 2 week timetable comprising 50 lessons per cycle (25 one hour lessons per week). This is made up of the following broad curriculum diet for students. The numbers next to each subject denote the number of curriculum hours allocated to that subject over the 50 period cycle. In Key Stage 3 students are mainly taught in their mixed ability tutor groups with the exception of Technology and Physical Education in Year 7, Technology and Physical Education in Year 8, and Science, Modern Foreign Languages, Technology and Physical Education in Year 9.

Year 7

  • Maths 6
  •  English 6
  •  Science 6
  •  Modern Foreign Language (French or German) 6
  •  Physical Education 4
  •  Technology 5
  •  Music 2
  •  Drama 2
  •  Humanities (inc RE) 6
  •  Art 3
  •  Computing 2
  •  PSE (Personal, Social, Health and Citizenship Education) 2

Year 8

  • Maths 6
  •  English 6
  •  Science 7
  •  Modern Foreign Language (French or German ) 6
  •  Physical Education 4
  •  Technology 4
  •  Music 2
  •  Drama 2
  •  Humanities (inc RE) 6
  •  Art 3
  •  Computing 2
  •  PSE (Personal, Social, Health and Citizenship Education) 2

Year 9

  •  Maths 6
  •  English 6
  •  Science 7
  •  Modern Foreign Language (French or German) 6
  •  Physical Education 3
  •  Technology 4
  •  Music 2
  •  Drama 2
  •  Geography 2
  •  History 2
  •  Religious Education 2
  •  Computing 3
  •  Art 3
  •  PSE (Personal, Social, Health and Citizenship Education) 2