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Sixth Form (16 - 18)
Year 11 pupils are offered places on the basis of their record in the Senior School. Girls must pass at least 6 GCSEs at Grade B or above, including English and Mathematics. Achievement at Grade A is desirable in subjects to be pursued at A Level and is a requirement to study Mathematics. Academic scholarships are available on the strength of academic potential and contribution to the school community.
External applicants have an interview with the Headmistress, Head of Sixth Form and a senior teacher. Places are offered conditionally on passing at least 6 GCSEs at Grade B or above, including English and Mathematics, receipt of a satisfactory reference from current school and GCSE predictions. Achievement at Grade A is desirable for subjects to be pursued at A Level and is a requirement to study Mathematics.
CLOSING DATE for Applications - 1 November 2013
Scholarship Examination for 2014 Entry:
The Sixth Form Academic Scholarship examination will take place in November 2013. It is a 45 minute multiple choice paper to test thinking skills. No prior knowledge or preparation is required. Current pupils and external applicants must apply to sit this examination by 1 November 2013.