The Key Stage 3 curriculum covers Years 7, 8 and 9. Upon entry, students are placed in mixed ability forms of approximately thirty children and are taught in these groups for some subjects.
Students in Years 7, 8 and 9 pursue the National Curriculum studying the following subjects:
|Subjects||Number of hours per week|
|Design and Technology||1|
In Year 8 students are given some option choices as to what subjects they would like to continue studying in year 9. Further information regarding the KS3 options process can be found here: https://queensmeadschool.org.uk/students/ks3-options/
In year 9, students make their GCSE choices for the start of Year 10, details about the KS4 options process can be found here: https://queensmeadschool.org.uk/students/ks4-options/