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  • Constant improvement in A Level Results – with 30% of all students achieving A* – A (35% including BTEc) and 67% attaining A* – B grades in 2016.
  • Courses offering a wide range of choice at AS/A2 level and vocational subjects.
  • Average class sizes of 10-15
  • Outstanding facilities for teaching and study
  • Excellent guidance and individual support with a dedicated team of mentors
  • Extended project – students can gain an extra AS level by either completing a practical project with a word essay or a straight research essay and deliver a presentation on their area of research
  • HE+ Programme – students who are academically-able can participate in this initiative run by Cambridge University and can attend extension lessons throughout the year plus a residential in the spring
  • Enrichment programme offering a variety of activities to promote healthy lifestyles for 16-19 students which are tailored to meet the needs of the students
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award

The Sixth Form Open Evening was held on Thursday 13 October.  Prospective students are welcome to visit the Sixth Form at a mutually convenient time.  Please contact Mr Hawksworth, Head of Sixth Form on 01531 638452 or

Details of our Admissions Policy for Sixth Form can be found here:


Sixth Form Application Form

Exam Results 2016

University Destinations 2016

Y13 Successes 2015-16


Entry Requirements:

You will need to have achieved at least 5 A*-C grades (new Level 4) or better, which must include Maths and English. Some subjects require you to have at least a GCSE Grade A or B in order to study them at A-level.   Please check the subject pages below for individual entry requirements.


Art & Design – Fine Art

Art & Design – Graphics

Art & Design – Photography




Computer Studies



English Literature


Health & Social Care



Maths & Maths Further

Maths Core

Modern Foreign Languages



Physical Education