IGCSE

At ESK, we promote a curious and creative learning environment where students can explore and develop their interests and talents. It is important for students to study a range of subjects through KS3 and 4, for a well-rounded education, in order to have good options in years 12 & 13 and also meet the criteria for admissions of European, USA, and UK universities.  Below is a brief guide to selecting IGCSE options:

Compulsory Subjects

  • First Language English (Language and Literature)
  • English as a Second Language
  •  Mathematics
  • Turkish as a First Language
  • Turkish as a Second Language

Optional Subjects

  • Art and Design
  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Drama
  • Economics
  • French
  • Geography
  •  History
  • Music
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Russian as a First Language

ESK students achieved 33.2% A* and A, compared to a UK National Average of 21.7%; students achieved 80.3% A*-C compared to a UK National Average of 66.9%.

In 2017, ESK students achieved 50% A* and A compared to a UK National Average of 20.6%; students achieved 90% A*-C compared to a UK National Average of 66.1%.