English

The curriculum map linked below outlines how we have sequenced our English Curriculum to enable Maidstonians to build their knowledge and skills towards clear end points.

English Years 7-13 Curriculum Outline 2022-23

 

Key Stage 3: Years 7-8

Over a fortnightly timetable, KS3 English students receive:

  • 5 hours of guided classroom learning in Year 7 & 6 hours of guided classroom learning in Year 8.
  • 1 hour of homework

 

Key Stage 4: Years 9-11

Qualification:GCSE English Literature & GCSE English Language

Exam board: EDEXCEL

Over a fortnightly timetable, GCSE English students receive:

  • 6 hours of guided classroom learning.
  • 2 hours of homework.

 

Key Stage 5: Years 12-13

Qualification: A Level English Literature

Exam board: EDEXCEL

Over a fortnightly timetable, A Level English students receive:

  • 8 hours of guided classroom learning.
  • 10 hours of homework.

 

Careers

Visit our Careers webpages to find out more.

 

Enrichment

Find out more in our ‘MGS Extra’ prospectus.

 

Super Curriculum

Click here to find out more about the English Super Curriculum.