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Entry 2024

Sixth Form Open Evening October 2023

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Register of Interest - Entry September 2024

To register your interest to join our Sixth Form in September 2024, please click on the link below. The closing date is 5 January 2024

Register of Interest - Entry September 2024 

Sixth Form Subjects

Click on the link below to see the large variety of subjects we offer at our Sixth Form. 

A Level Subjects

Key Dates for September 2024 Entry

Applications Open 

25 September 2023

Open Evening  

 12 October 2023

Applications Close 5 January 2024

Subject interviews for internal students

 22 January 2024

Offers of places made to external applicants

w/c 4 March 2024

Sixth Form Induction Day

27 June 2024

GCSE results published and Sixth Form Enrolment Day

 22 August 2024 

Sixth Form registration and start of term 

 4 September 2024

Entry Requirements

The minimum academic entrance requirement for the Sixth Form for September 2024 is 6 Grade 9-4 GCSEs with at least 3 subjects at Grade 6 including English and Mathematics at Grade 4 or higher. Most students will study three A Level subjects over two years, although Further Mathematics A Level is usually studied as a fourth subject.

  • We are unable to accept applications from anyone who is not studying for GCSE qualification
  • We strongly advise that students have at least a GCSE Grade 6 in the subjects they will study at A Level
  • Some subjects can be taken at A Level without having studied them at GCSE
Compulsory subject specific criteria
A Level Subject Specific Criteria
Mathematics GCSE Mathematics Grade 7
Further Mathematics A Level Mathematics and GCSE Mathematics Grade 7 or higher


  • GCSE Biology Grade 6 plus one other Science Grade 6, or GCSE Science Grades 6-6. All from the higher tier.
  • + GCSE Mathematics Grade 5


  • GCSE Chemistry Grade 6 plus one other Science Grade 6, or GCSE Science Grades 6-6. All from the higher tier.
  • + GCSE Mathematics Grade 5


  • GCSE Physics Grade 6 plus one other Science Grade 6, or GCSE Science Grades 6-6. All from the higher tier.
  • Students must also study A Level Mathematics
Computer Science GCSE Grade 6 in Computing (if studied) and GCSE Grade 6 in Mathematics
English Literature GCSE English Literature Grade 6 or English Language Grade 6
Economics GCSE Grade 5 in Mathematics and English
French GCSE French Grade 6
German GCSE German Grade 6
Spanish GCSE Spanish Grade 6
Music GCSE Music Grade 6
Psychology GCSE Grade 5 in English, Mathematics and Science
All other A Level Subjects GCSE Grade 5 in English (Highly Recommended)

Determined Admission Arrangements

Please click below to read our Determined Admission Arrangements. This outlines our admissions policy along with what happens when we become over-subscribed:

Determined Admissions Arrangements 24-25

Determined Admissions Arrangements 23-24

Year 12 Parents Information Evening 

Please find below a copy of the Year 12 Parents Information Evening presentation, which gives a good insight as to what life at our Sixth Form is like.

A Level Wider Reading & Activities

In order to help you prepare for your A Levels, we have produced a document which gives suggestions on activities and wider reading relating to the A Level subjects we offer.  These are not compulsory tasks, but we do recommend you give them a go. They will help develop your wider knowledge and understanding. 

A Level Wider Reading Activities