What will the students study during Key Stage
During these two years all students follow a common curriculum designed
to build a sound basis for future study and to develop knowledge, understanding
and abilities in all subject area.
Much of the work covered in
Middle Schools is built on and extended.
New subjects are introduced and
important social skills are developed
Towards the end of Year 9, GCSE
examination courses are chosen.
At the end of Key Stage, students take Government Standard Assessment
Tasks (SATs) in the core subjects.
In English and Mathematics, particularly in Year 8, special emphasis is
placed on developing studentsí literacy and numeracy skills. We review the Key
Stage 3 curriculum annually to ensure that it continued to meet the needs of our