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Click here for information about the curriculum and wider offer for prospective 6th formers for the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • Excellent choice of academic and vocational courses
  • Class sizes which allow personalised learning
  • A wide range of engaging and enhancing extra-curricular activities including the Duke of Edinburgh (Gold Award), Japanese and many more
  • Unwavering commitment to quality Careers Education, Information, Advice & Guidance including an annual Careers Awareness Fair – CEIAG is accessible to all learners
  • Excellent UCAS support
  • Learners are well cared for, guided and supported – there are outstanding support services tailored to your individual needs
  • High standards of performance and achievement
  • The Academy works in partnership with others to promote the well-being of learners
  • Good links to industry – enabling fantastic opportunities with organisations from Young Enterprise to TalkingWorks
  • Dedicated staff working with you to ensure your learning is successful
  • An opportunity to have a prefect or sixth form council role of responsibility – with many roles involving being mentors to the lower school
  • State-of-the-art facilities including a new sixth form centre, world class ICT resources and fully equipped sports hall and dance studio

What our students say