Consultation outcome

National curriculum reform (England): KS4 English and mathematics

This consultation was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This consultation has concluded

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Detail of outcome

Summary of consultation responses, the main reforms and the government’s response outlining the next steps to be taken.

Original consultation

This consultation ran from to


Consultation on key stage 4 English and mathematics programmes of study.


Consultation description

This consultation seeks views on the draft programmes of study for English and mathematics at key stage 4 (KS4) in England.

It follows the publication of the national curriculum framework document on 11 September 2013 which covered the whole national curriculum apart from the programmes of study for English, mathematics and science at key stage 4.

We will be consulting on science at key stage 4 early in the spring of 2014.