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Curriculum Information for Key Stage 3 students


Welcome to the Citizenship department


To provide students with the knowledge and understanding to be able to move from school into adult society.


PSHE and Citizenship have been combined into a programme that runs across KS3 and KS4.  Students will have 16 lessons across the year, and rotate around the different topic areas.


What topics will I study in KS3 (years 7, 8 & 9):

Year 7 Year 8 Year 9
Rights and Responsibilities


Personal wellbeing


Identity and Diversity


Health Education

Government and Politics


Community responsibility


Personal safety


Economic awareness



Sex and Relationships Education


Personal wellbeing


Community and diversity


Can I study this at KS4?   

This is studied throughout the school.


Are there any enrichment opportunities in school?

Assemblies, guest speakers.


What could I do at home to help myself or where could I visit to help my learning?

Try to put into practice some of the themes taught.  For example, explore the possibility of becoming a volunteer.


Helpful websites include:

Anti-Bullying Week                    

Safer Internet                            

Murder Games (Breck Bednar)

CEOP / Thinkuknow                  

Internet Matters                          

PSHE Association                       


Surrey County Council               

Young Stonewall (LGBT)           

Forward (FGM)                             


Healthy Working Lives (Alcohol & Drugs)

NHS (Effects of Drugs)             

Social Media & Radicalisation