Course Guide 2019
The Course Guide gives you information about the content of the courses we offer as well as the specific GCSE grades and requirements needed for acceptance on the course.
Applicants for Biology will be required to take an induction test as well as meeting requirements in the Course Guide
Government and Politics entry requirements have been amended since the Prospectus was printed - the Course Guide is correct
Further Maths is not in the Option Blocks as it is taught outside of the Blocks in an after school slot to allow as many students as possible to do it.
Any queries should be addressed to Mrs L Holmes firstname.lastname@example.org
Bishop Ramsey Sixth Form has consistently outstanding results over many years:
27% A*-A grades 58% A*- B grades (2018)
Our 300+ strong Sixth Form is open to students of any faith or no faith – currently nearly one third of students in Year 12 joined us from other schools.
Outstanding track record of success over many years. Please see the Course Guide for further information about results
Targeted support for High Flyers, with regular success in achieving places at Oxford, Cambridge and other Russell Group universities. 92.8% acceptance rate of students at University - other students take Higher Level Apprenticeships or go into employment.
Strong tradition of pastoral care and individual support.
Specialist subject teachers with a wealth of Sixth Form experience.
Timeline for internal and external application
15th November Open Evening 5.30pm -8pm
16th and 23rd Nov Talks about subjects in L4L (internals only)
10th to 21st December Mock Exams (internals only)
3rd – 18th Jan Students to decide on courses (internals only)
18th January Applications deadline
28th Jan to 8th Feb Post 16 Interviews (internals only)
Week of 11th Feb External interviews
WB 4th March Offer letters
3rd May Sixth Former for a day event (internals only)
June GCSE exams (final date 26th June)
8th & 9th July Sixth Form Induction
22nd August Results day - enrolment (surgery to discuss changes to subjects chosen)
Students who were not originally made an offer may apply if their GCSE grades meet our requirements