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Key Stage 3  – Years 7, 8 and 9

Please note that following a review of the Curriculum The Sele School is in a transitional phase, for details please go to the GCSE Options page under the Curriculum tab.

During Key Stage 3 all students follow a common curriculum:

Art, Computing, Dance, Drama, English, Geography, History, Mathematics, a Modern Foreign Language, Music, Personal, Social and Health Education (PSHE) incorporating Citizenship,  Physical Education, Religious Education, Science and Technology.

Key Stage 4  – Years 10 and 11

During Year 9 students are given guidance on which courses would be appropriate for them to study in Years 10 and 11. All students follow a balanced curriculum, which comprises: English Language and Literature, Mathematics, Science (Core and Additional Science or Triple Science), Physical Education and PSHE (incorporating Citizenship and Enterprise Education) and Religious Education.

Additional courses can be chosen from a range of subjects. The following subjects are currently available: Art and Design, Childcare, Computer Studies, Construction, Dance, Drama, French, Food Technology, Geography, History, Music, Product Design, Resistant Materials, Religious Studies, Spanish, Sports Studies and XL.


In Year 7 classes are either set, mixed ability or taught in Form Groups.  From Year 8 onwards students are increasingly taught in sets. Students may be moved up or down sets according to their level of effort and achievement in end of year examinations.

Further Information

For further information about the Curriculum please contact Mrs Jan Morgan, Assistant Headteacher, Curriculum.