REMINDER: School will close on Thursday 9th July at 3.30pm.
If you are a key worker and require childcare after 9th July 2020, please contact us on 01254 686300 to direct you to local BwD services


The curriculum offered to pupils from 11 to 16 is one characterised by great depth and breadth. At age 11, pupils study a range of 17 subjects, with some of the more practical subjects taught in smaller groups to allow the greatest possible individual attention.

During Year 8 in Senior School, pupils choose a suite of GCSE subjects. English and Mathematics are compulsory, as are one modern foreign language a humanity and a combination of sciences.

  • English, Mathematics and Sciences
  • French or Spanish or German
  • Two/three option subjects from: a second Modern Foreign Language, Art, Business Studies, Classical Civilisation, Computer Science, DT (Product Design), Ethics & Philosophy, Geography, History, Latin, Music, or Physical Education
  • Complementary Studies, Tutor Periods, PE and Games

As a free school, Queen Elizabeth’s is not constrained by the requirements of the National Curriculum.