At Secondary

At Secondary, each curriculum area aims to set the following amount each week;

Key Stage 3

Time per week

Subject

Year 7

Year 8

English

45 mins

45 mins

Maths

45 mins

45 mins

Science

45 mins

45 mins

Geography

30 mins

30 mins

History

30 mins

30 mins

MFL

30 mins

30 mins

ICT, Technology, R.E. and Expressive Arts homework will be set as necessary.

Key Stage 4

Time per week

Subject

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

English

60 mins

75 mins

75 mins

Maths

60 mins

75 mins

75 mins

Science

60mins

75 mins

75 mins

Option Subjects will have

per subject as appropriate

45 mins

45 mins

45 mins

  

Key Stage 5

Time per week

Subject

Year 12

Year 13

Independent/extra reading around

subject area (outside of the   classroom)

4 hours

4 hours

  

 National average

Year 1 & 2

=

60 minutes per week

Year 3 & 4

=

90 minutes per week

Year 5 & 6

=

30 minutes a day

Year 7 & 8

=

45 - 90 minutes a day

Year 9

=

60 - 120 minutes a day

Year 10 & 11

=

90 - 150 minutes a day