Sixth Form

Post 16 students develop further their understanding of Respect, Resilience and Responsibility through both their curriculum lessons and during non-taught sessions. We aim to give you the opportunities to develop the knowledge, skills and confidence to achieve your goals and make the next step on your educational journey.

Options Preference Form for September 2022 Entry

Internal students:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdOwgW8rc8-HvRORhMa9ohKUixuKO_DgqZ_02nXC-33yDK4sg/viewform?usp=sf_link
The deadline for completion is Friday 12th November 2021.

External students:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSerUR1SOiWAI–VvWAVpDNsBIFuQfAorHMuMggXBFoVpdBKAw/viewform?usp=sf_link
The deadline for completion is Friday 3rd December 2021.

Aims

Our vision is to develop a thriving and growing Sixth Form where you will be educated in a fully supportive and dynamic environment. We aim to include all of you in all aspects of Sixth Form life, in an atmosphere in which is mutual respect and education is highly valued. You would not only play a full part in your education but also in the wider aspects of education, by playing a full role in the school. You would aspire to do your best and reach your potential at whatever level.

  • To provide you with the opportunity to improve your levels of academic and/or vocational attainment
  • To develop your sense of responsibility and to encourage you to contribute to the school community in as many ways as possible
  • To give you opportunities to take part in a wide variety of activities, e.g. music, drama, sport, mentoring, paired reading, Student Leadership Committee
  • To provide a platform from which you can progress on the world of work or Higher Education.
  • To give you the opportunity to develop the knowledge, skills and confidence to set yourselves demanding targets and the determination to achieve them.

If you are taking any AS, A2 or EPQ qualifications you must read this document from the exam boards.

JCQ Information For Candidates

If you are studying any AS or A level or EPQ you must read the attached notice from the exam boards regarding social media. This document has been written to help you. Please read it carefully.

Information For Candidates (Social Media)

Key Dates Sixth Form 2021-2022

23rd September: Welcome to Year 7 evening and Prefect Picnic

7th October: Post 16 Census submission

15th October: UCAS deadline for Oxbridge and Medics – early entry applications

21st October: Initial Review report sent home to parents

21th October: Post 16 Options Event – daytime marketplace, virtual presentations

2nd November: Year 13 Consultation evening

10th November: Talk the Talk Oracy Event for Year 13 Students

12th November: Deadline for Post 16 expression of interest forms – Internal and external

24th November: Learn to Live Driver Safety for Year 12

16th December: Year 12 Progress check 1 sent home

16th December: Year 13 Progress check 4 sent home

10th December: Deadline for communicating to parents and students – post 16 options interviews

12th January: Post 16 interviews commence – TBC

15th January: Deadline for UCAS applications – TBC as possible this will move to later in January

22nd February: Year 12 Parents Evening

23rd February to 4th March – Year 13 Mocks and study leave

31st March: Year 12 Progress check 2 sent home

23rd May: HE Convention – TBC

24th May: Oxbridge Convention – TBC

27th May: Year 13 last day  – TBC

28th May: Oxbridge master classes begin – TBC

6th June: Post 16 Exams commence – all Year 13 students on study leave –TBC

20th June: Year 12 Mock exams and study leave commences – TBC

27th to 29th June: Year 11 Induction and Taster sessions – TBC

7th July: Post 18 pathways day for year 12 – off timetable TBC

7th July: 6-7.30pm:  Post 18 pathways evening for parents – Hall – TBC

12th July: Year 12 Progress Check 3 sent home

18th July: Year 12 work experience week

Year 12 Information Evening Presentation September 2020

Stress and Anxiety Presentation