Our Curriculum at Key Stage 4
Key Stage 4 – Years 10 and 11 - is a critical time in every pupil’s life. The results they obtain at the end of this period will have a major influence on their future career opportunities.
KS4 Course Information
Key Stage 4 can be a demanding and pressurised time for pupils, but it also offers them great stimulation and interest. They have a greater say in what subjects they study and they are able to study these areas in greater depth and detail.
KS4 Options Information
The KS4 options timetable below shows a timeline of the activities that we will conduct to ensure that students and parents have sufficient support to make informed choices for this next important stage of eduction.
The presentation below was used at the KS4 Options Information Evening on 3rd November 2021.
The following booklet contains general subject information about each course. Students will receive a personalised booklet, including their option forms.
The following videos were recorded as part of the KS4 Options process in 2020-21. We have left them here for parents who missed the Information Evening to refer to if necessary. There may be some information which is out of date and some which is specific to the nationwide restrictions last year. If you have any questions please contact email@example.com with the subject KS4 options.
Please find below two introductory videos about the Year 9 Option process. The first video by Mr Parris explains the rationale of our process as well as some general information about Key Stage 4 courses. The second video by Mr Sheppard goes into more detail about the structure and timetable for the options process.
Key Stage 4 Information Evening (virtual) Part 1 - Introduction & Rationale
Key Stage 4 Information Evening (virtual) Part 2 - Structure and Timetable
Key Stage 4 Subject InformationThe KS4 options timetable below shows a timeline of the activities that we will conduct to ensure that students and parents have sufficient support to make informed choices for this next important stage of education.