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Sixth Form Pathways

Our key aim is to support our Sixth Form students to become well-rounded, highly skilled and well-qualified young adults, in an environment where they are encouraged to become increasingly self-reliant and independent.  We pride ourselves on supporting our students in making the right choices as they join the Sixth Form and in preparation for their next steps once they have completed their Level 3 qualifications through our 'Unifrog' programme.

Applying for a Sixth Form Place

We would welcome applications to join our Sixth Form.  Details of our curriculum can be viewed on this page.  Please do contact the College should you wish to discuss an application. 

Ofsted Rating: Good

We are proud to be an Ofsted rated 'Good' school and details of our latest inspection can be viewed here

Pathway Choices

Our pathway choices in Sixth Form are broad and we offer a wide range of subject choices, including a range of facilitating subjects, and cover the requirements of the 16-19 Study Programme. 

Details of our curriculum offer for those students commencing post-16 studies in September 2021 can be viewed below:

Sixth Form Prospectus September 2021

Sixth Form Course Guide September 2021

Sixth Form Curriculum Offer: Option Columns September 2021

Sixth Form Application Form September 2021  

Our Sixth Form Handbook, provides information to support students with their post-16 studies. 

Open Evening 

As we are unable to offer an Open Evening on site this year, we would like to give you the opportunity to view our Sixth Form Open evening presentation.  This includes information that we would have loved to have shared with you personally.

Open Evening Presentation

Subject Presentations

Subject staff always look forward to talking to personally sharing their knowledge of each individual subject so that you may explore your Level 3 options.  Please do take a moment to look at the subject videos that provide you with specific information: 

A level Courses

Art & Design 



Computer Science


Drama & Theatre Studies

English Literature




Mathematics & Further Mathematics


Philosophy & Ethics

Physical Education




BTEC Courses


Creative & Digital Media Production

Information Technology


Along with our prospectus, we hope this gives you an overview of our thriving Sixth Form.

We would also encourage you to browse our website to gain a flavour of our ethos and climate.

Sixth Form Outcomes

We are proud of the success that our Sixth Form students achieve.  This has continued to improve year on year.  Whilst there were no public examinations in 2020, the results that our students were awarded would have been deemed to have been above the national average.

To view details of our historical examination performance please visit the Department for Education (DfE) Performance Tables: click here.

Post-18 Pathways Support  

As they start their Sixth Form journey, we are passionate about supporting our students to start to plan for life after they have completed their school studies.  We run a very successful 'Ace Level 3' programme which maps out two year's worth of activities that we deliver so that students are guided and informed when making their decisions.  This programme includes: UCAS Personal Statement Workshops and 1:1 advice: Apprenticeship Workshops; university visits; a Careers Fair;  1:1 sessions with our Independent Careers Advisor; CV Writing Workshops; mock interviews;and  a Study Skills programme.  Included in this is a wide range engagement opportunities with our business partners. 

UNIFROG Guide for parents

UCAS Apply- A Parent and Carer Guide 2020

Admission Policy

Please visit our Polices page to access our Sixth Form Admission Policy. 

Curriculum Offer for our Current Students 

Details of our curriculum offer for those students in our current Sixth Form can be viewed below:

Sixth Form Curriculum Pathways September 2020

Sixth Form Curriculum Pathways September 2019

Please contact the college directly if you wish to receive more information about our Sixth Form curriculum.

16-19 Tuition Funding Allocation

For the academic year 2020-2021, the College is in receipt of 16-19 Tuition Funding to support individual learners with catch-up support following the disruption to learning in the previous academic year.  Details of how we plan to allocate this funding can be viewed  here.  We will keep the allocation of this funding under constant review and amend our support accordingly to meet the needs to individual students throughout the academic year.