Key Stage 4

At Key Stage 4, all pupils study: 

English Literature

English Language 

Maths

Re

Citizenship 

PE

Learning for Life Roadmap Lessons (PSHE)

Learning for Life Days (PSHE)

 

Options subjects (chosen in Year 9 and started in Year 10). All are GCSEs unless otherwise stated: 

French

Geography

History 

Sport

Graphic Design

Engineering

Food Preparation and Nutrition

Art and Design

BTEC Performing Arts 

Computer Science

ICT / Creative iMedia

Child Development 

Biology

Chemistry

Physics

Astronomy

Further Maths

Music

Key Stage 4 is rigorous and focuses on the high uptake of Ebacc subjects (Sciences, Languages and Humanities). Other options are relevant to major employers in the county including BAE Systems, Leyland Trucks, Westinghouse Nuclear Fuels, Rolls Royce and the shale gas industry.