At Batley Grammar School we are proud of the curriculum we offer in the Secondary Phase. It is broad and balanced, yet provides differing pathways for students depending upon their individual needs.
For further details on the curriculum we offer please refer to the Curriculum Policy (found in the Policies section of our website), for further information on individual subjects please click on the faculty links below.
Key Stage 3
In Key Stage 3 (Years 7 to 9), students study English, Mathematics, Science, the Humanities subjects of Geography, History and Religious Studies (delivered as Integrated Studies in Year 7).
All students will study French and Spanish; as well as Art, Music, Drama, Food Nutrition and Preparation, Computer Technologies and PSCHE (including Careers and Character Education). All students will also receive at least 2 hours of Games each week to support their physical development.
Key Stage 4
In Key Stage 4 (Years 10 and 11), students follow a core curriculum and a number of subjects appropriately tailored to individual needs and intended Post 16 study called KS4 Curriculum Pathways.
The core curriculum consists of English, Mathematics, Science (Dual Award), Religious Studies and PSCHE.
The KS4 Curriculum Pathways subjects that are available to students are; Geography, History, Religious Studies, French, Spanish, Separate Sciences, Art, Music, Drama, Food Nutrition and Preparation, Health and Social Care, Sport and Fitness, Computer Technologies, Computer Science, Business Studies and ASDAN Short Courses.
The majority of these subjects are offered as a GCSE course, the remainder are delivered as vocational courses where there is the option of study at either Level 1 or 2.
Subject Information (Core Subjects)
Subject Information (Options)
- Business Studies
- Computer Technology & Computer Science
- Religious Studies
- Food Preparation & Nutrition (KS3)
- PSCHE (KS3)
For more information regarding the curriculum, please contact Mr A Smeaton - Assistant Head (Curriculum and Co-curricular) firstname.lastname@example.org