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Application to Sixth Form

Cecil Jones Academy 6th Form recruiting now for 2024. 

Making an application to the Sixth Form at Cecil Jones Academy is the first and best step on your journey beyond year 11.

Application Forms:

Internal applicantsExternal applicants: Applicants will need to select three subjects from the option blocks shown below.

Subjects that are in the same block are timetabled at the same time so cannot be taken together.

Block A

Block B

Block C

Block D

Chemistry 

Art

Biology

Geography 

Echonomics

Business

Enterprise 

Mathematics 

English Literature 

Philosophy and Ethics

History

Politics 

Computer Science

Physics

Photography 

Sport BTEC (Single)

Spanish

Psychology

Sociology

 

Sports BTEC (Double)      

*Subject offer and final blocking is subject to change based on number of applications and final subject choice combinations.

Further maths and a double award in Sport (BTEC) may be available depending on uptake.

Entry Requirements

3 A Levels FIVE GCSE Grades 9 – 4
Including English and Mathematics
3 A Levels with an AS Level
(AS carried forward to full A Level if successful)
Grades 9 – 7 in all GCSE subjects

 

Subject Specific Requirements

A Level Mathematics Grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics
A Level Biology or Chemistry TWO Grade 6s in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Combined Science
A Level Physics

TWO Grade 6s in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Combined Science AND

Grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics

 

Cecil Jones Academy SIXTH FORM RECRUITING INFORMATION (FOR 2024)

The key dates for the 2023/24 admissions process are:

  • November 2023 – Application Forms will be made available to all pupils.
  • February 2024 – Interviews – Internal Candidates
  • Friday 9th February 2024 - 6th form application deadline

Each student will have an interview with one of the Sixth Form team to look at their subject choices and combinations. Their reports and tracking data will be looked at to see if they are likely to achieve the grades needed for the subject(s) they have chosen.

  • March 2024 – Interviews – External Candidates

Each student will have an interview with one of the Sixth Form team to look at their subject choices and combinations. Their reports and tracking data will be looked at to see if they are likely to achieve the grades needed for the subject(s) they have chosen.

  • April/June 2024 – Offer

Students will receive a letter confirming that you have a place subject to you gaining the necessary grades for their chosen course. It is vital that they are working hard so that they achieve the grades they have been predicted.

  • July 2024 – Year 12 Induction

Students will be invited to attend a induction period into year 12 where they can attend taster sessions, meet other students and teachers ahead of making their course choices.

  • August 2024 – Final Interview & Confirmation

Students will come to school to collect their GCSE results and they will have a personal interview to review their results and confirm their place at Cecil Jones Academy. This will be on the same day or the day after they receive their results.

  • September 2024

Year 12 will start with morning of Induction which will give them the opportunity to get to know their new tutor group and to start gaining the skills they will need to be successful.