Sixth Form Application Timeline


All of the information you need in order to apply for the Sixth Form can be found under this section of the website. The links to the left provide an introduction to the Sixth Form, the entry requirements and further information.

In addition, there is an Information Evening in January which provides students and parents with the opportunity to discuss the Sixth Form and the A Level courses offered with members of staff.

The Sixth Form Entry requirement page has links to the A Level subject pages. These pages can also be found under the Teaching and Learning section of this website.

Each A Level page provides information about each of the courses offered at A Level as well as a link to the exam board specification.

The information for all subjects has been updated for courses starting in September 2018.

From September 2018 all subjects will be offering the new reformed A Level courses and that these will be two-year linear courses with examinations only at the end of Year 13.

Timeline for the Sixth Form Application Process 2018/19:

24 January 2019:
Sixth Form Information Evening
There is an introductory talk about the Sixth Form followed by subject information sessions. Application forms become available.
January onwards:
Sixth Form Discussions
Once students have provided their completed progress file they will have a meeting with a member of the senior staff for advice regarding entry to the Sixth Form.  Students will then receive a conditional offer of a place and/or will be referred for further careers advice if deemed necessary.
March:
Open Morning for External Applicants
An opportunity for external students to find out more about the Sixth Form and discuss their application with a senior member of staff.  Students will then receive a conditional offer of a place.
26 - 28 June 2019:
Sixth Form Induction Programme
This is a three-day programme, which includes information about Sixth Form life, taster A Level sessions, the setting of preparatory work and an introduction to Higher Education, including a visit to a university.
August:
GCSE Results
Staff will be available on this day to provide further information and advice prior to the finalising of students’ Sixth Form course choices.


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