Tunbridge Wells sixth forms and colleges

Open days:
9 November 2017, 5:30pm
Online applications open:
TBC
Online applications close:
TBC
Guidelines for applying:
Students should choose 5 subjects from the offer. This should be a combination of both level 2 and 3 subjects where appropriate. Entry requirements for a pure level 3 pathway are 5 A*-Cs. Individual subject requirements must also be met. If choosing BTEC sport (double) or BTEC sports and exercise (double or triple), please make sure it is clear which one you would like to study. Double will count as 2 and triple will count as 3 of your choices.
Website:
www.highwealdacademy.kent.sch.uk
Open days:
9 November 2017, 6pm
Online applications open:
30 October 2017
Online applications close:
4 January 2018, 5pm
Guidelines for applying:
Visit the Bennett Memorial Diocesan School website to apply.
Website:
www.bennett.kent.sch.uk
Open days:
8 November 2017, 6pm to 8pm
Online applications open:
1 November 2017
Online applications close:
15 December 2017, 5pm
Guidelines for applying:
Level 4 in English and maths, plus 3 GCSEs or equivalent at A* - C. For individual subject entry grades which may differ from the level 4 prescribed from sixth form entry please see academy website.
Website:
www.cranbrookschool.co.uk
Open days:
11 October 2017, 6pm to 8pm
Online applications open:
1 November 2017
Online applications close:
15 December 2017, 5pm
Guidelines for applying:
Entry requirements are 5 x GCSEs at level 5 or above including maths and English (either literature or language). Maths and English will be accepted at level 4 but a retake is advised and applications will be considered on results day.
Website:
www.mascalls.kent.sch.uk
Open days:

23 November 2017, 6pm to 8pm

Online applications open:
31 October 2017
Online applications close:
30 April 2018, 5pm
Guidelines for applying:

Minimum 5 GCSEs at grades 9-5, including English language or literature at grade 5 or higher and Mathematics at grade 5 or higher.
To study IB Mathematics grade 6 or higher in GCSE Mathematics is required.
To study IB English grade 6 or higher in GCSE English is required.

Website:

www.skinnerskentacademy.org.uk

Open days:

5 October 2017, 4pm

Online applications open:
30 October 2017
Online applications close:
30 March 2018, 5pm
Guidelines for applying:

An average grade of 48 points over their best 8 GCSEs, normally including maths, English, science and a modern foreign language (where 58=A*, 52=A, 46=B and 40=C; in Maths and English 9 = 60 points, 8 = 54, 7 = 50 etc.)

At least an A grade at GCSE in the following subjects, in order to study that subject at A level: maths, physics, chemistry, French and German.

At least grade 4 in English language and maths at GCSE. We also expect students to demonstrate a level of maturity and self-discipline appropriate to the sixth form.

Website:

www.skinners-school.co.uk

External applications to our sixth form made via our school website.

Open days:
22 November 2017, 7pm
Online applications open:
24 January 2018
Online applications close:
1 March 2018, 5pm
Guidelines for applying:

5 x 9 – 4 grades is baseline entry. You should have at least a GCSE grades 6 in the subject you wish to take at A level. For some courses such as psychology and business we will look at a range of subjects. To study maths, biology, chemistry, physics and languages at A level you need at least a grade 7. BTEC and IFS Finance courses require a grade 5 in the corresponding subject.

Website:
www.sgschool.org.uk
Open day tours and evenings
19 October 2017, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Open evenings
TBC
Online applications open
27 November 2017
Online applications close
9 January 2018, 5pm
Guidelines for applying
8 A* to B grades with a minimum of C grades in England language and maths. Minimum entry requirements for particular subjects are outlined in the prospectus
Website
www.twgsb.org.uk
Open days:
TBC
Online applications open:
11 October 2017
Online applications close:
31 October 2017, 5pm
Sixth Form Admissions:

Priority will be given to existing pupils transferring from year 11 who meet the entrance criteria. Pupils wishing to apply to the sixth form must complete an application form, to be returned to the school by Tuesday 23 October.

Pupils entering the sixth form will be expected to have an average GCSE point score of at least 276* from their top 6 GCSE subjects, including a minimum of a C grade in English and maths. All pupils are routinely expected to achieve at least an A grade in the subjects they wish to pursue at AS level (or related subjects, as agreed by the school). In addition, pupils wishing to take art or design technology will be expected to submit a portfolio of artwork. Pupils wishing to take music will be expected to have reached at least grade 5 in their instrument or voice.

Points – A*=58, A=52, B=46, C=40, D=34, E=28, F=22, G=16.

Website:
www.twggs.kent.sch.uk