Arthur Mellows Village College

Delivering learning for life within an aspirational culture

Curriculum Model

Key Stage 3

Key Stage 3
Subject Number of Lessons
Year 7 Year 8 Year 9
Art 3 3 3
Citizenship 1 1 1
Drama 2 2 2
Music 2 2 2
English Language 8 8 8
Geography 4 4 4
History 4 4 4
IT 3 3 3
Languages 7 6 6
Life Skills 1 1 1
Maths 7 8 8
PE 4 4 3
RE 3 3 3
Science 7 7 8
Technology 4 4 4
Total 60 60 60

Students opt for 2 Performing Arts subjects in Year 8 and Year 9 (2 periods each subject).  Gained lessons going to English Language and Maths.

Technology reduced from 6 to 4 periods in Year 9 and the gained lessons going to History and Geography.

Key Stage 4

Key Stage 4
Subject Number of Lessons
Year 10 Year 11
English Language 9 9
Life Skills 1 1
Maths 11 11
PE 3 3
RE 2 2
Science 10 10
Total 30 30

In addition to this, students choose 4 option subjects.