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Last updated: September 30th, 2022



Students in Years 7, 8 and 9 study all of the following subjects:

English, Mathematics, Science, Religious Education, Art, Computer Science, Drama, Design Technology, Food, Geography, History, Music, Physical Education, PSHE, and a Modern Foreign Language: French, Italian or Spanish (in Year 7 they study a carousel of all three before choosing which one to continue into Year 8).

Key Stage 4 Options

Students have to take the following subjects:

  • GCSE English Language
  • GCSE English Literature
  • GCSE Mathematics
  • GCSE Science (Combined or Triple)
  • GCSE Religious Education
  • A Modern Language (GCSE French, Italian or Spanish)
  • A Humanity (GCSE Geography or History)
  • PSHE (Personal and Social Education)
  • Core PE
Students then choose two of the following options:

  • GCSE Art and Design
  • GCSE Business Studies
  • GCSE Resistant Materials
  • GCSE Graphics
  • GCSE Food
  • GCSE Drama
  • GCSE Geography (if not chosen as humanity)
  • GCSE History (if not chosen as humanity)
  • GCSE Computer Science
  • GCSE Music
  • GCSE Physical Education
  • GCSE Media Studies
  • BTEC Creative Digital Media
  • BTEC Business Studies

Post 16

Please refer to the Sixth Form curriculum section for details of the courses offered.

Making the curriculum accessible for those with SEND

For further details about the support provided for students with disabilities or special educational needs, please refer to the information pages in the Learning Support section of our website.


For full details of what each subject offers please refer to the subject sections below. You can also find more information about the structure of our curriculum in our Curriculum Policy.


If you have any questions or require further information about our curriculum, please contact our Deputy Head, Miss A.Dwyer (a.dwyer@sjb.surrey.sch.uk)