Curriculum Overview

Since its foundation in 1985, the King Fahad Academy (KFA) has achieved an impressive reputation as  one of the leading independent Islamic schools in the United Kingdom. Providing a comprehensive  international bilingual education to students aged 3-19 years, the KFA offers a curriculum that blends  the rigour and innovation of the National curriculum with the ethos and values of the Islamic faith.  The KFA aims to cultivate in its students, through their own faith and culture, an understanding and  respect for other cultures and ways of life. 

The King Fahad Academy aims to offer a broad and balanced curriculum to all students, ensuring  equal access to learning to all and appropriate levels of challenge and support. Our curriculum also  aims to: 

  • Support and enhance our core values of kindness, tolerance, respect and excellence
  • Promote a positive attitude towards learning.
  • Enable all students to develop relevant knowledge, understand concepts and acquire the skills needed for life, further study or careers.
  • Enable all students to go on to appropriate further study by providing access to the necessary qualifications. 
  • Provide a full range of subject choices to all students, including the arts, technology subjects,  and modern languages at KS3, 4 and 5.
  • Provide in-depth, challenging learning that support students’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development.
  • Support and encourage healthy lifestyles.
  • Provide students with the knowledge and skills required to keep themselves safe at school and in the wider world.