Subjects and Admissions Criteria

  • Students must have a minimum point score of 5.5 or above for their best 8 GCSE subjects.
  • Please use the following when calculating average point score
    • BTEC subjects (Distinction star= 8, Distinction=7, Merit=5.5, Pass=4)
  • Students must have at least a GCSE grade 5 or above in Maths and English 
  • In addition, many subjects will have a further admission requirement of a grade 6 or higher in the subject. Some subjects have additional entry criteria; these are listed in the table. 

Criteria for Website

* We will consider each student’s application on an individual basis. Students who achieve a high 5 in English or Maths would be considered for entry into the Sixth Form.