Key Stage 4
During key stage 4 most pupils work towards national qualifications – usually GCSEs.
The compulsory national curriculum subjects are the ‘core’ and ‘foundation’ subjects.
Core subjects are:
Foundation subjects are:
- Physical Education
Schools must also offer at least one subject from each of these areas:
- design and technology
- modern foreign languages
English Baccalaureate (E Bacc)
The E Bacc is a way to measure how many pupils in a school choose to take a GCSE in these core subjects:
- English Language and Literature
- The Sciences
- History or Geography
At King David Academy :