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KS4 Curriculum Information

Core Curriculum

option subjects - choose 4 

Geography  Fine Art Food & Nutrition Skills for Work

History

Business Studies IT (This is worth 2 option choices and includes bespoke Level 1 qualifications)




Triple Science Drama Music
French Design & Technology Media Studies
Computer Science (specialising in either Textiles, RMT or Graphics) 

PE

We are also currently offering GCSE Dance during an after school session of 2 hours (dependant on numbers).

                                                       

+  Duke Of Edinburgh Award

Changes to GCSE Qualifications 

All subjects will be taught with new specifications from Sept 2017 and will be graded 1-9 instead of A*-G. (Grade 1 = G; Grade 4 = C; Grade 7 = A)


Grade 5 (old grade B/C) will now be considered a good pass.

Very little coursework or controlled assessments.

Assessed by final examinations at the end of the course (May/June 2019)

Progress 8

Progress 8 will be the main school performance measure replacing 5A*-C incl English & Maths.