Overview of KS5

Sixth Form

Tewkesbury School’s Sixth Form provides an extremely wide selection of courses to prepare our students for their next steps – whether that’s university, apprenticeships or work.

Entry Requirements for Tewkesbury School Sixth Form

5+ A*- C grades at GCSE

English and Maths C+, or equivalent*

Specific subject requirements which are detailed in the Sixth Form prospectus

Course of Study

Two years, studying three or four subjects depending on future plans.

Progression

Russell Group universities (BBB or better)

Other universities

Apprenticeship

Employment

* entry requirements:

The gradings of some GCSEs is changing from September 2016.  New GCSEs will be graded from 1-9, rather that A*-G. Students in Y11 at Tewkesbury School will get numbers for their Maths grades only in 2017, the rest of their subject gradings will remain as letters.  Almost all external students are likely to have numbers for both English and Maths grades.

Courses typically include:

AS and A Level Courses

Art & Design – Fine Art

French

Music

Biology

Further Mathematics

Physical Education

Business Studies

Geography

Physics

Chemistry

German

Psychology

Computing

History

Sociology

Drama & Theatre Studies

Mathematics

Spanish

Economics

Media Studies

Textiles

English Literature

 

 

 

 

 

Applied / BTEC Courses

Business 

Engineering                                    

Health & Social Care  

Science

Sport

Full details about all current courses and entry requirements are in the Sixth Form Prospectus or by contacting the school.