Newport Girls' High School


KS3 Curriculum

The KS3 curriculum is broad and balanced with a clear aim of preparing students to face the rigour of the new GCSE specifications. All students study three separate sciences from Year 7 as well as two modern languages. The total number of lessons per week in Year 7 and Year 8 is given below:

Subject Periods per week
Mathematics 3
English 3
Science (B,C,P) 3
French 2
German 2
Geography 2
History 2
Religious Studies 1
Art 1
Music 1
Computing 1
Design Technology 1
Physical Education 2

To support students and their families, each department has produced a Learning Overview which will provide information about the content being delivered in each subject as well as ways to help students make even more progress.