Key Stage 3 comprises of pupils in Years 7, 8 and 9. In addition to the core offer other subjects are offered as part of enrichment. All areas will be delivered as discrete subjects, with specialists in subject specific environments.
A range of criteria (academic ability, communication and social interaction skills, specific SEN) are utilised to create teaching groups.
This approach creates opportunities for pupils to learn together in a number of different pupil groupings creating greater opportunities to interact socially and improve social skills
The core secondary curriculum will cover the strands:
- Living Skills
Time allocation to KS3 curriculum (average per week over school year)
|Subject||Hours Per Week|
|Living skills||3 hours|
|Creative Arts||2.5 hours|