Geneva English School

Key Stage 3

Key Stage 3 (age 11-14)

At Key Stage 3, our students learn content and skills in line with the English National Curriculum, as part of their initial preparation for GCSEs/IGCSEs at Key Stage 4.

Subjects are taught with a whole-school thread that ensures our pupils have the key life skills that they need for their future. These skills include problem solving and reasoning, interpersonal skills and communication, real world understanding and application of learned content, critical thinking and analysis, and how to work independently and as a part of a team. Subject learning at GES Secondary includes:

Art & Design Computing Drama
English French Geography
German or Spanish History PSHCE
Mathematics Music Science
PE and Sport


Structure of a school day

Students have six 55-minutes lessons each day. They also have a morning break from 10:35 – 10:55 and lunch break from 12:45 – 13:40, divided between lunch and lunchtime clubs or independent library and study time.  The school day ends at 15:30, with after school activities until 16:30 to 17:30, depending on the activity.

Upcoming Events

24 Jun
Year 12 Gold Duke of Edinburgh Practice Expedition All day
25 Jun
Secondary Addams Family Performance 18:00:00 - 19:30:00
25 Jun
Years 10 and 11 Silver Duke of Edinburgh Practice expedition All day