Sixth Form Admissions From another School
Entry 16+ September 2022
All Sixth Form applicants from other schools are invited to attend an interview with the Headmistress and Head of Sixth Form and a request is made for GCSE predictions and a school reference. A typical academic profile of a girl entering Year 12 is 9 or 10 GCSE grades at A or A* (including English and Maths) or at Grades 7, 8 or 9. Achievement of at least Grade A/Grade 7 at GCSE is required for all subjects to be studied at A Level.
Key Dates for 16+ for entry in 2022
Open Evening: Thursday 23 September (6.00pm – 7.45pm) for those applying from another school. (A different Open Evening schedule is planned for Channing Year 11 pupils progressing to Sixth Form.)
Closing Date for Applications: 30 October 2021
Interviews: November 2021
Result of Application (including offers) emailed to parents: 30 November 2021
Closing date for Acceptance of an offer: 15 December 2021
Sixth Form Scholarships
Academic scholarships are available on the strength of a girl’s academic potential, result of the scholarship examination and predicted GCSE grades. The Academic Scholarship examination for entry in 2022 will take on 4 November (4.15pm – 5.15pm) in Channing School.
Art Scholarship applicants should be studying GCSE Art. Candidates are required to provide a portfolio to the school on 8 November (before 9am), comprising between ten and fifteen well presented pieces of work, including one sketchbook and one piece of work produced independently of school. Successful candidates should be committed to art and demonstrate ability, passion and a love for the subject beyond conventional expectations and be expected to undertake a full A level course. How to Apply for a Sixth Form Art Scholarship.
Music Scholarships are available to applicants of exceptional ability and potential and include free tuition in school for one instrument. The deadline is the same as the application deadline. Applying for a Music Scholarship
Girls in Year 11 at Channing School are offered places on the basis of their record in the Senior School. Sixth Form academic scholarships are available for current pupils on the strength of their academic potential and contribution to the school community and the result of the scholarship examination.
Sixth Form Bursaries
Available for up to 100% of fees, dependent on financial circumstances. Our Financial Assistance Policy provides more details. If you wish to apply for a Sixth Form Bursary please complete our online Bursary Application Form