How to Apply & Events

We treat all students as individuals and ensure that the advice we give suits their qualifications, interests, career aspirations and skills.  

To Join, students must gain at least Grade 4+ in five or more GCSEs including English and Maths. Students will need to achieve at least Grade 5 in the subjects they wish to study at A Level. If they want to study a new subject, their achievement in a similar GCSE subject will be considered. For entry into the STEM Grammar Stream students should have an average GCSE point score above Grade 6.5 and have Grade 7 in the Science and Maths subjects.  NB: Any entry requirements that differ from this are stated in the specific course details. 

Apply and register for events:

If you have any questions, email Asst Principal, Mrs Dodsworth

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External Interviews will be held 4pm - 6pm, on the following dates:

Thursday 11th January

Tuesday 16 January

Tuesday 30th January

Tuesday 6th February

Tuesday 27th February

Tuesday 12 March

Tuesday 30th April

Thursday 20th June

Best ever results this year!

In 2023 leavers achieved places studying Medicine at Exeter, Astronautics and Aerospace at Southampton University, Robotics at UWE, Psychology at UWE, Computer Science at Reading, Music at BIMM, Maths & Stats at Cardiff University..... to name a few