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"The curriculum is skilfully designed to focus on pupils’ individual needs and stages of development. Stimulating themes capture pupils’ interest and ensure that they make outstanding progress across all subjects." ... "This is because the curriculum is tailored to meet the needs of individual students exceptionally well." ... "Leaders have made continual refinements to their assessment systems. Leaders set accurate targets for pupils and monitor pupils’ progress against these targets thoroughly." - Ofsted 2019

Each young person attending Roman Fields is provided with a bespoke and personalised curriculum co-constructed around their needs and interests.

Below is an example of courses and qualifications offered at Roman Fields.

GCSE courses and qualifications are changing to meet new Government standards. Please click on the grade conversion charts to see how the new 9 – 1 assessment system converts to the levels used at Roman Fields.

Curriculum Offer 2018 -2019

KS3 Offer: KS3 Options: Social, Emotional and Personal Curriculum







Art & Design


Life Skills









When young people arrive at Roman Fields with a diagnosis of Autism and/or ADHDand/or attachment difficulties, we recognise that a personalised approach is required. This is to aid and support the young person’s development.


This curriculum centres of incidental learning in the classroom and specific programmes. Please click on this social, emotional and personal curriculum to see an overview of this curriculum.

KS4 Core: KS4 Options:
GCSE English Language

GCSE Maths

GCSE Business


Maths Functional Skills

English Functional Skills

ICT Functional Skills

GCSE Art & Design

GCSE Economics

GCSE English Literature

GCSE Film Studies

GCSE Geography

GCSE Higher Project Qualification (HPQ)

GCSE Religious Studies

GCSE Music

GCSE Science

BTEC Sport

Crest Award Technology

City and Guilds Employability Skills completed through Life Skills and PSHEE


Courses offered with Alternate Providers including:


Building One Zone


Roman Fields can offer a very small number of Key Stage 5 placements. However, this is considered on a case by case basis and in consultation with Hertfordshire County Council and the Roman Fields Management Committee.

Curriculum Offer 2017 -2018

Key Stage 3 Core Offer: Key Stage 3 Optional subjects:
English, Maths, Science and ICT.
  • Art
  • Cookery
  • Music
  • Humanities
  • Sport
  • Photography
  • Life Skills
  • Climbing
  • Horse Riding
Key Stage 4 Core Offer: Key Stage 4 Optional subjects:

GCSE English, Maths, Science and ICT and / or Business.

Functional Skills English, Maths, ICT and short course Science.

GCSE / Level 1 qualifications:
  • English Literature
  • Additional Science
  • Geography
  • Film Studies
  • Economics
  • BTEC Sport (Level 1 and 2)
  • Sports Leaders Award
  • Religious Education
  • Art and Design
  • Arts Award (Bronze and Silver)
  • Employability (Level 1 and 2)
  • Music

Courses offered with Alternate Providers including:

Building One Zone


Key Stage 5 Core Offer: Key Stage 5 Optional subjects
AS Level: English Language, Maths, Economics, Philosophy and Art & Design Liaison with mainstream Sixth Form schools and colleges to offer alternative Level 3 qualifications