Admissions - Sixth Form 2023
Thank you for considering Great Baddow High School Sixth Form.
Our Sixth Form Open Evening took place on Thursday 20th October 2022 to provide students with the opportunity to find out about the courses available, meet current Sixth Form students and discuss options with some of our specialist teachers.
If you were unable to attend our Open Evening, we would recommend you look through the Great Baddow High School Sixth Form Brochure, the Sixth Form Course Guide and watch the Virtual Tour below, to provide you with an insight to life in the Sixth Form and to hear from our Headteacher, Paul Farmer.
Great Baddow High School - Sixth Form Virtual Tour
Applying for Great Baddow High School Sixth Form
Applications to apply for a place in Great Baddow High School Sixth Form for September 2023, closed on Friday 16th December 2022.
For further information, or to make an enquiry about applying for our Sixth Form, please contact:
|Date||stage of application process|
20th October to 16th December
|Complete the application form choosing the provisional courses you would like to take.|
|January - March||Review of applications.|
Result day 24th August 2023
Acceptance of placesSummer KS5 preparation work begins
We are constantly responding to changes in education as the courses we offer reflect this. There is an option in the online application form to let us know of a subject you might be interested in.
The Sixth Form Course Guide for 2023 provides further information on our range of courses.
Options Blocks September 2023
All students will have the opportunity to study either A Levels, vocational courses or a combination of both. We have three pathway opportunities open to students. The pathway they can chose will be based on their 'Best 8 score of GCSEs'. If a student has not passed GCSE Maths or English, they will be required to resit this when they join the sixth form.
57 points or above
|Students can take 4 A Levels or can take 3 A Levels and also the EPQ (Extended Project Qualification). Students can also access any of the vocational qualifications.|
40 points or above
|Students can take 3 A Levels or any of our vocational qualifications. If students have scored between 40 and 43 points we may recommend a combination of A level and Vocational courses.|
36 points or above
|Students can access our vocational courses.|
For A Levels, we recommend a minimum of a Grade 6 if you have taken a GCSE in that subject. For some subjects, e.g. Chemistry and Physics, a Grade 7 is required. For more details of the requirements needed for each subject, please see the course guide .
To gain a greater understanding of each subject, view the presentations from each department below:
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