Subject Areas

At each Key Stage, we offer a broad and balanced curriculum. For detailed information about each subject area, please click on the relevant link to the left of this page.

KEY STAGE 3 OVERVIEW

At Key Stage 3, the following subjects are delivered:

  • Art and Design
  • Drama
  • English (including Library Skills)
  • Financial Capability
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • History
  • Home Economics
  • iMedia
  • Information Technology
  • Irish
  • Learning for Life and Work
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Religious Studies
  • Science
  • Spanish
  • Technology and Design

KEY STAGE 4 OVERVIEW

At Key Stage 4, the following subjects are delivered:

  • Additional Mathematics
  • Art and Design
  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Careers Education
  • Chemistry
  • Drama
  • English
  • English Literature
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • History
  • Home Economics (Food)
  • Home Economics (Child Development)
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Irish
  • Learning for Life and Work
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Performing Arts
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Religious Studies
  • Spanish
  • Technology and Design

SIXTH FORM OVERVIEW

At Sixth Form, the following subjects are delivered:

  • Art and Design
  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Business Studies (Applied)
  • Careers Education
  • Chemistry
  • Drama and Theatre Studies
  • Economics
  • English Literature
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • History
  • Health and Social Care
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Information and Communication Technology (Applied)
  • Irish
  • Mathematics
  • Moving Image Arts
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Product Design
  • Religious Studies
  • Spanish
  • Technology and Design

Through collaboration with post-primary partner schools within the Magherafelt Learning Partnership, AS and A2 students may opt to study one subject in a partner school if that subject is not available in St. Mary’s. Please refer to the Magherafelt Learning Partnership section of this website for further information.