Curriculum overview

Curriculum Diagram

The breakdown of each option and GCSE course is outlined in the annual options booklet and explained to parents and pupils at the Year 9 options evening and parents evening in the spring term of each year.

Pupils have the opportunity to follow the English Baccalaureate as well as Triple Science. 

At Keystage 4 (GCSE) pupils study qualifications in: 

  • GCSE English
  • GCSE Maths
  • GCSE Science (Core & Additional or Triple)
  • GCSE History/Geography

Some pupils study the following qualifications:

  • GCSE French/Spanish

Option subjects are dependent on cohort size and choices and comprise of the following subjects (N.B. Not all option subjects run every year):

  • GCSE Psychology
  • GCSE Sociology
  • GCSE Graphics
  • GCSE Drama
  • GCSE Art
  • GCSE Business Studies
  • GCSE Food Nutrition
  • GCSE Product Design