Senior School Curriculum Hollygirt School

Curriculum

In Key Stage 3 (Years 7 to 9) pupils take the following subjects:

  • English Language and Literature (including Drama)
  • Mathematics
  • XME (Extra Maths and English)
  • Science (a general practical based course is run in Year 7. In Year 8 and 9 Biology, Physics and Chemistry are taught as separate disciplines)
  • French
  • Spanish and Language Awareness
  • History
  • Geography
  • Religious Studies
  • Art
  • Music
  • Design and Technology, Textiles and Product Design
  • ICT/Computing
  • Games
  • Issues (this is the name of our Personal, Social, Health, Careers and
  • Citizenship education programme)

In Key Stage 4 (Years 10 and 11) the options are based around the choices the pupils make.

Compulsory Subjects:

  • English Language (IGCSE)
  • English Literature (IGCSE)
  • Mathematics (IGCSE)
  • Games (non examined)
  • Issues (non examined

A further six choices are made from:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • History
  • Geography
  • Religious Studies
  • Music
  • Music Technology
  • Drama
  • Fine Art / Art and Design
  • Computer Science
  • Food and Nutrition
  • French
  • Spanish

For a copy of the latest GCSE Options Booklet (2017 – 2019), click here.

Courses run as per needs of cohort and are subject to minimum class sizes.

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