The national curriculum provides pupils with an introduction to the essential knowledge that they need to be educated citizens. It introduces pupils to the best that has been thought and said; and helps engender an appreciation of human creativity and achievement.


The following documents issued by the Department for Education (DfE) give details of the statutory primary national curriculum, including programmes of study and attainment targets for all subjects at key stages 1 and 2.


Key Stage 1 (infants) incudes reception, year 1 and year 2.

Key Stage 2 (juniors) includes years 3-6.





Art and Design


Design and Technology



Languages (KS2 only)


Physical Education


For further information, visit the DfE website.


For more information about the curriculum at Cressing Primary School, visit the year groups section of the website.


Cressing Primary School, Tye Green, Cressing, Braintree, Essex. CM77 8JE   /   01376 583397  /

If you have any enquiries or require further information, please contact Mr Caplen

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