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Year 12 (Sixth Form)

Students who wish to study at our Sixth Form need to meet a minimum standard of education in their GCSE examinations as set out below and in our Sixth Form Prospectus, and also a minimum grade for their course as set out in the Course Guide for the relevant year. 

Entry Requirements:

Students wishing to attend CCS Sixth Form can follow one of two pathways:

Pathway 1: Students may choose to study three A levels from our complete range of subjects. We require that students have achieved all of the following requirements:

  • A minimum GCSE grade 5 (or equivalent) in at least five subjects;
  • A minimum of grade 5 in one of their English subjects and a minimum of grade 4 in the other;
  • A minimum of grade 4 in Maths;
  • The minimum entry requirements for their chosen subjects as outlined in the course guide.


Pathway 2: Students may choose to study a Diploma (equivalent to two A ‘Levels) in either Business or Health and Social Care, and choose one other A level from a range. We require that students have achieved all of the following requirements:

  • A minimum GCSE grade 4 (or equivalent) in at least five subjects;
  • A minimum of grade 4 in both English Literature and Language;
  • A minimum of grade 4 in Maths;
  • The minimum entry requirements for their chosen A level subject as outlined in the course guide.


Please find below details of our Admissions Criteria, Prospectus and Course Guide for the current academic year 2021/2022. If you require more information, please email admissions@ccs.northants.sch.uk
 

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