Key Stage 3

Year 7 – 9 

In Year 7 to 9 students follow a broad and balanced curriculum taught across 28 X 55 minute periods per week.

  • English
  • Maths
  • Science
  • Geography
  • History
  • MFL (French or Spanish)
  • Relating (Religious Studies, Citizenship & PSHE)
  • Drama
  • Art
  • Design & Technology
  • Music
  • Computing
  • Physical Education

This prepares the students so that as many students as possible will access the English Baccalaureate (EBacc) courses at Key Stage 4. Typically, >70% of pupils at Compass School go on to study the EBacc suite which includes English, mathematics, science, a history or geography and a modern language.

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

Enrichment

Our compulsory enrichment programme ensures that students have access to a range of additional creative arts, cultural, sporting and academic opportunities, beyond the National Curriculum subjects. These enrichment activities add breadth and depth to the students’ knowledge and skills and run throughout Years 7-8.