British International School

Key Stage 4 (Years 10 and 11)

During years 10 and 11, students study a number of core subjects and choose additional subjects to make up their timetable. This two year programme culminates in students being externally accredited in their IGCSE examinations through Cambridge International Examination. Solid pass grades at IGCSE level are required for entry into the A level programme.

Compulsory:

  • English language/ESL
  • Mathematics
  • Three or two Sciences (Biology, Chemistry and Physics)
  • ICT
  • Modern Foreign Languages (French, German, Spanish)
  • PE

Elective:

  • History or Chemistry
  • Geography or Physics
  • Music or Biology
  • Art or Business Studies

Students in Years 10 and 11 are actively encouraged to participate in one of the BIS sports teams. Their PE mark is based on each student's regular attendance and performance. In addition to their academic programme, Year 10 and 11 students are offered a number of extracurricular activities during school hours.