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Kingsbury
High School

Students make their GCSE and Vocational choices in the Spring Term of Year 8.

Some subjects are compulsory/statutory which means that all students must study these. An alternative pathway is provided for some students instead of Languages and Humanities with courses they are better able to access.

COMPULSORY / STATUTORY SUBJECTS

English Language

1 GCSE

English Literature

1 GCSE

Mathematics

1 GCSE

Science (Combined or Triple)

2 / 3 GCSEs

Religious Studies

1 GCSE

A Language (French, Spanish or German)

1 GCSE

OPTIONS

OPTION 1: Humanities (History or Geography)

1 GCSE

OPTION 2: Open Option

1 GCSE or Vocational Qualification

 

TOTAL: 9/10 QUALIFICATIONS

Students will also have core Physical Education lessons as well as Personal Development and Citizenship lessons via Form Time and Excel Days. They study the courses for three years, except the Religious Studies GCSE which is taken at the end of Year 10.