Post 16 Entry Requirements September 2022

  • All students need a minimum of five GCSE passes (any subject) at grade 4 or better to study in Sixth Form
  • APS of 6 or higher – study 3A Level or equivalent subjects and an AS in either MFL (French/Spanish) or Core Maths
  • APS of 8 or higher – study 4 A Level or equivalent subjects
ArtGrade 5 in Art
Art GraphicsGrade 5 in one of the following; Art, Art Graphics or Design Technology, and Grade 5 in English
Biology66 in Science (including Biology if studied as Separate Science) and 6 in maths
BusinessGrade 4 in Business if studied
Chemistry66 in Science (including Chemistry if studied as separate science) and 6 in Maths
Computing6 in Maths and or Computing GCSE if studied
Core MathsGrade 5 in Maths
Design TechnologyMinimum of a grade 5 in Design & Technology and grade 5 in English or Maths
EconomicsGrade 6 English, Grade 6 in Maths
English Language5 in Literature
5 in Language
English Literature6 in Literature
5 in Language
Food Science and Nutrition4 in English and 44 in Science (5 in Food if studied)
French (A Level and AS level)Grade 6 in Target Language, Grade 5 in English Language
Further MathsGrade 8 in Maths
GeographyGrade 5 Geography and Grade 5 in English and grade 4 Maths
H&SCGrade 4 in English
HistoryGrade 5 in History and Grade 5 in English
ITA Pass in L2 ICT if studied
MathsGrade 7 in Maths
Media Studies5 In Language
4 in Literature
MusicGrade 5 or above in Music GCSE or Grade 5 Performance standard in Singing or on an Instrument (this includes Drum Kit and Electric Guitar/Bass) and Grade 5 Music Theory (or plans to work towards Grade 5 Music Theory)
Music TechnologyGrade 4 in English Language or Literature.
Students should also have some Instrumental(Keyboard or Guitar) or Singing experience with an enthusiasm for using and developing skills in studio recording and music production.
PE (Sport and Physical Activity)44 in Science.
Must be actively performing at club level in an individual and/or a team sport.
PhotographyGrade 5 in one of the following; Art, Art Graphics or Design Technology, and Grade 5 in English
Physics66 in Science (including Physics if studied as separate science) and 7 in Maths
PsychologyGrade 4 in English & Grade 4 in Maths
Religious StudiesGrade 5 in English
Spanish (A Level and AS level)Grade 6 in Target Language, Grade 5 in English Language
SociologyGrade 4 in English
Theatre and DramaGrade 5 in English
Grade 5 in Drama if studied

Option Pools for September 2022

12A 12B 12C 12D
Art Biology Art Graphics Art Graphics
Biology Design Technology Art Economics
Business Economics Biology Chemistry
Chemistry English Language Business English Literature
Computer Science IT English Literature Food
English Language Maths History Geography
French Further Maths Health & Social Care History
AS French Music Tech Core Maths (AS equivalent) Maths
Geography Sport Further Maths Music
Maths Psychology Media Physics
Photography Religious Studies Physics Sociology
Psychology Theatre &  Drama Psychology Spanish
Sociology EPQ EPQ AS Spanish
EPQ EPQ

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