Curriculum - KS4

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We continue to offer the Core Subjects to all students which include GCSE English Language and English Literature, GCSE Mathematics and Science. We offer students the EBACC pathway, the opportunity to study a choice of Geography, History and Modern Foreign Language, French.  All students will choose History or Geography and most will study a Modern Foreign Language.

All students study GCSE Sciences, Core and Additional Science or Triple Science – Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Additionally, all pupils will study another option, either a GCSE or Vocational subjects and can choose from an extensive list.

All students take PE. Students who take Triple science will take one of the sciences subjects as an option.