King James's School

Key Stage 4 - Years 10 and 11


Students at KS4 will typically be entered for up to 10 GCSEs depending on their 'pathway'.
All students follow GCSE courses in English Language, English Literature, Mathematics, and Science. Both Maths and Science courses are worth 2 GCSEs. These subjects are taught in sets.
Students who have demonstrated flair and aptitude in Science also have the opportunity to take an additional Science option, allowing them to gain individual GCSE qualifications in Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Students choose further subjects from a range of other GCSE or vocational courses. Some students may require a more personalised learning any may follow fewer subjects dependant on their personalised needsThe full set of courses currently offered this academic year at KS4 are opposite; please click on each individual subject for further information.
In addition to the above examination courses, all students follow non-examinable courses in Physical Education, Personal and Social Education, Careers and Religious Education.
For further information, please contact Mrs P Kang at the school on 
Click here​​​​​​​ to read our Curriculum Policy
 Art GCSE Download
 Business GCSE Download
 Classics GCSE Download
 Computer Science GCSE Download
 3D Design GCSE Download
 English Literature and Language Download
 Food Nutrition GCSE Download
 Geography GCSE Download
 Graphics GCSE Download
 History GCSE Download
 Health & Social Care (V) Download
 iMedia (V) Download
 Maths GCSE Download
 MFL GCSE Download
 Music (V) Download
 Enterprise and Marketing (V) Download
 PE GCSE & (V) Download
 Performing Arts (V) Download
 Photography GCSE Download
 Science Dual & Triple Award GCSE Download
 Sociology GCSE Download
 Textiles GCSE Download