President Kennedy School offers a broad and balanced curriculum to all students. We are committed to exciting, engaging and relevant learning in all areas, and organise option subjects to ensure that student choice maximised. We have a strong focus on traditional academic subjects as we believe this offers our students the best life choices in today’s competitive world.
At KS3 we offer an exciting range of opportunities where all students study Religious Education, English Language and Literature, French, Spanish, History, Geography, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Art, Music, Design Technology, Food Technology, Information Communications Technology, Physical Education and Games and PSE (Personal and Social Education) including citizenship. Additional literacy and numeracy lessons are provided where appropriate.
At Key Stage 4 we offer a strong focus on traditional academic subjects with a wide range of vocational courses to suit every child. At KS4 subjects offered at GCSE are: English Language and Literature, Mathematics, Science (for science GCSE many students study two or three separate sciences). Students choose three further option subjects from: Art, Art Graphics, Geography, History, Religious Education, Sociology, Photography, Resistant Materials, Textiles, Business Studies, ICT, French, Spanish, ICT, Business Studies, Health and Social Care, Sport, Music, Travel and Tourism and PE. Work related Learning is delivered across the curriculum and includes a number of activity days throughout the year.
At KS5 we offer a wide variety of AS/A2 courses. Subject offered include English Literature, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Psychology, History, Geography, Sociology, Philosophy and Ethics (RE), Business Studies, Politics, Art, Media and Photography. Vocational A level courses are also available and include Art and Design, Applied Science and Health and Social Care. Plus BTEC First Diploma Level 2 courses in Business and Travel and Tourism.