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KS4 Curriculum Overview

Our Curriculum

Our school operates on a fortnightly timetable, with pupils being taught 5 subjects each day. We have 5 1-hour lessons each day. Over the fortnight pupils will access all of their school curriculum areas. Below is the detail on how many hours each week is allocated to each subject area.  
At KS4, pupils elect to focus on 3 subject areas, alongside our core national curriculum subjects throughout Year 10 and Year 11. In addition to this, all pupils in key stage 4 have one hour of PSHE per fortnight. 

Each subject areas KS4 curriculum is published on this page. It shows the sequence and organisation of the core knowledge that pupils will learn, as set out on GCSE specifications. The link to the specifications followed are on each curriculum page for you to access should you require more information.


KS4 Hours Per Fortnight Year 10 Year 11
Maths 8 8
English 8 8
Science 9 9
RE 6 6
PE 3 3
Option A 5 5
Option B 5 5
Option C 5 5
PSHE 1 1