Curriculum Intent

At Pyrland School, we consider very carefully what we want every student to experience and learn in their time with us.

Curriculum Choices


In KS3 (year 7, 8 and 9) we have worked together to provide an exciting and challenging curriculum delivering both academic and cultural knowledge and skills. See below for the content your child will learn over their first three years with us.

In KS4 (year 10 and 11), all students will study English Language, English Literature, Maths and Science GCSEs, as well as Geography or History. They will study ‘core’ PE, RE and PSHE. They will then have two options from the list below.

Option choices

GCSEs – Geography, History, Computing, French, Food and Nutrition, Product Design, Media Studies, Art, Photography, Drama.

Vocational – Health and Social Care, Travel and Tourism, Sports Studies, iMedia and Music Industry.


KS3 Curriculum