“The provision in the sixth form is outstanding. Many post-16 students had stopped going to school, thinking that their education was over. Staff work with them to help find relevant courses, including routes into further and higher education.”
Key Stage 5
A level courses are provided in a range of subjects including English, Maths and Sciences and also Psychology, Sociology and History.
College courses from level 1 to 3 are supported. Courses followed by past or current students include Health and Social Care, Public Services and Childcare.
A wide range of short courses is available. This includes employment focussed course such as First Aid and Food Hygiene. There are courses which link personal interest with possible future employment such as Animal Care and Gardening and those which are followed for personal interest such as the Tate Introduction to Drawing. A practical element is added to on-line courses where possible.