A Virtual Introduction to Sixth Form
Whether you are joining our Sixth Form from another school or you have been with us since Year 7, we would like to thank you for considering Eckington Sixth Form for the next part of your academic journey. We hope that this event gives you a flavour of what we have to offer you!
We’ve produced subject videos to give you a flavour of the types of courses available to you at our Sixth Form. For further information, take a look the course descriptions in our prospectus!
Our prospectus includes:
- Sixth Form life
- EDGE (Employability Development, Guidance and Experience)
- Key dates
- Student enrichment
- Trips, visits and events
- Courses and options
Plus much more!
Who better to give you an insight into Sixth Form than our current students! Watch the video below to find out ‘who’s who’, a typical day in Sixth Form, the dress code and more!
We know it can feel like you have lots of plates spinning! That is why we’ve developed this programme to ensure you balance your time effectively and that you’re successful during your time with us.
Find out more about how we can help with Employability Development, Guidance and Experience.
Why choose Eckington Sixth Form?
We provide many opportunities such as:
- Sixth Form Student Leadership programme
- Young Enterprise
- Student Ambassadors
- Transition Mentors
- School Council
You will need to complete an application form. All Eckington School Y11 students will receive an application form together with a prospectus. Application forms and prospectuses can also be found on the website.
Admission to Eckington Sixth form is a simple process. Students currently studying at Eckington are automatically accepted as long as entry requirements for the course are met (please see our prospectus for course details).
External candidates should contact the Head of Sixth Form directly and make an appointment to visit us. In order to speed up your application process, you will be required to complete a simple information form and supply a reference from your current education provider
Eckington students – Friday 18th December 2020
External students – Friday 29th January 2021