Key Stage 4

Year 9, Year 10 and Year 11
Art and design - The fundamental aim of the art department is to help students to develop the technical skills to express themselves confidently, creatively; with feelings and imagination. Continue reading ...
Business studies - Business studies aims to develop pupils' skills and understanding of essential business concepts and the world of work. Continue reading ...
Computing - Computing aims offer a broad and exciting curriculum providing opportunities to explore the ever-changing computer science industry. Continue reading ...
Creative media - The creative media curriculum aims to develop a range of transferable and technical skills needed in the worlds of art, design, media, music and performance. Continue reading ...
Design and technology - Design and technology helps to prepare young people for living and working in an ever-changing world by acquiring new knowledge and skills. Continue reading ...
English - The Key Stage 4 English curriculum aims to equip students with the love of learning and appreciation of language and literature. Continue reading ...
Geography - Key Stage 4 geography aims to develop skills and understanding about the world around us. Continue reading ...
Health and social care - This Key Stage 4 curriculum aims prepare students for a career in health, social care or early years provision. Continue reading ...
History - History seeks to develop a personal interest in why history matters and be inspired, moved and changed by studying a broad, coherent, satisfying and worthwhile course of study. Continue reading ...
Mathematics - The mathematics department at St Thomas More aims to promote the appreciation and enjoyment of mathematics for all students. Continue reading ...
Modern foreign languages - The department provides students with the opportunity to become familiar with both spoken and written language. Continue reading ...
Music - This curriculum aims to further develop the students’ own musical interests and skills and explore the use of music technology in music making. Continue reading ...
Performing arts - Performing arts helps develop a range of skills including communication abilities, confidence, self-awareness, and performance. Continue reading ...
Physical education - This PE curriculum aims to develop a range of physical skills and a knowledge and understanding of physical heath and sport. Continue reading ...
Religious education - The Key Stage 4 religious education curriculum aims to promote knowledge and understanding of religious issues whilst instilling a sense of spirituality in each pupil. Continue reading ...
Science - Key Stage 4 science aims to develop knowledge and understanding on a range of scientific themes. Students' practical skills will also be refined. Continue reading ...
Travel and tourism - Travel and tourism aims to prepare pupils for a career in the travel and tourism industry and develop a range of personal skills and attributes. Continue reading ...