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Key stage 4

We are passionate about ensuring that all students achieve an all-round education that ensures they are well prepared for the next stage of their education or training. Teaching hours are generous with each session lasting 55 minutes.

In year 9 there are 5 sessions per week for English and Mathematics, 4 for Science, 3 for humanities and languages, and the other options have 2 sessions per week.

In year 10 there are also 5 sessions per week for English and Mathematics and Science, 3 for humanities and languages, and the other options have 3 sessions per week.

In year 11 allocations continue as year 10, however English and Mathematics gain an additional session making them 6 sessions per week each doing this critical year.  

Relating

To ensure students have a rounded curriculum to prepare them for life beyond school students also study the non-examined subject, Relating for 1 hour per week. This covers philosophy and ethics, community and aspects of health and wellbeing and enables active citizenship with FirstGive.

Find out more about each subject by clicking the subject links on the left.

Key Stage 4 Options

Options Booklet here.

Using a combination of progress data and pastoral information, we have produced a pathway to ensure your child is on a route to achieve aspirational results in three years’ time.

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For full information about the options process and individual subjects, please view our Options Booklet here.

Post 16 Providers in Southwark

Find out about opportunities for Post 16 Study and open day information for 2020 entry.