Key Stage 4

In Years 10 and 11 all students follow a common core which consists of:

  • GCSE English Language
  • GCSE English Literature
  • GCSE Maths
  • GCSE Science
  • GCSE History*
  • GCSE Spanish*
  • Physical Education

*In some circumstances, a small cohort of students may study Geography (instead of History) and an alternative option instead of Spanish, depending on prior learn at Key Stage 3.

In addition to the core subjects, there is a wide range of optional subjects, including:

  • GCSE Art adn Design
  • GCSE Business Studies
  • GCSE Computer Science
  • GCSE Drama
  • GCSE DT: Product Design
  • BTEC Enterprise
  • GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition
  • GCSE Geography
  • BTEC/GCSE Music (to suit the cohort of students who opt)
  • BTEC Performing Arts (Dance)
  • GCSE Physical Education
  • GCSR Religious Studies
  • BTEC Sport
  • GCSE Triple Science

Students who do not study Spanish, also have an additional option from:

  • BTEC Animal Care
  • BTEC Health and Social Care
  • OCR National: Engineering Design

Click here to see the response from the Minister of State Schools Standards regarding Wolverley CE Secondary School and the EBacc combination of GCSEs.

Click here to view the government page “GCSE 9 to 1 grades: a brief guide for parents”

Click here to download a copy of the latest Key Stage 4 Options Booklet.
Click here to download and view the accompanying PowerPoint Presentation.

If you have any further enquiries regarding our curriculum, please contact the school office and ask for the "Deputy Headteacher – Curriculum".


Page Downloads Date
Year 9 Pathways Evening 2019 Presentation 28th Aug 2019
Students Progress 28th Aug 2019