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Curriculum

The National Curriculum

The National Curriculum is the requirements for state schools laid out by the government. The state sector comprises maintained schools and academies. The information below has links to the Department of Education website and will give details of the different subjects and the aspects within them for each of the four key stages.

Key Stage 1

  • Five to seven year-olds
  • Year 1-3

Visit the Department of Education's Key Stage 1 page.

Key Stage 2

  • Seven to 11 year-olds
  • Year 4-6

Visit the Department of Education's Key Stage 2 page.

Key Stage 3

  • 11-14 Years Old
  • Year 7-9

Visit the Department of Education's Key Stage 3 page.

Key Stage 4

  • 14-16 Years Old
  • Year 10-11

Visit the Department of Education's Key Stage 4 page.

Subjects

This area contains information primarily for use by staff in Medway schools. Please select one of the links above or below for more information.