Key Stage 3

Please find information for parents regarding the changes in reporting progress at Key Stage 3. This information has been shared via all students in Years 7 and 8 and in the parents briefing held on WEDNESDAY 2ND March 2016.

Presentation to parents

Assessment information booklet

Curriculum Information

Students in Years 7 to 9 follow a common curriculum within the context and requirement of The National Curriculum.

For further detail please refer to our parent/carer handbook: parent/carer handbooks

Across Key Stage 3 students follow  courses of study in:

English
(7-9)
Mathematics
(7-9)
Science
(7-9)
Art and Design
(7-9)
Geography
(7-9)
 History
(7-9)
 Computing and ICT
(7-9)
 Music
(7-9)
 PSHCE
(7-9)
 Physical Education
(7-9)
 Religious Education
(7-9)
 Spanish
(7-9)
 Technology
(7-9)
 Drama
(8-9)
 French or German
(8-9)

PSHCE refers to Personal, Social, Health and Citizenship Education


Year 7

In Year 7 students are taught in mixed ability form groups for all subjects.

Year 8

In Year 8 setting according to ability is introduced for Mathematics and Languages. Other subjects continue to be taught in mixed ability form groups. Drama, French and German are added to the curriculum.

Year 9

In Year 9 setting continues in Mathematics and Languages.