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A Level Entry Requirements 2017

Our general entry requirement into the sixth form is 310 points from your best 8 GCSEs, including GCSE English Language or GCSE English Literature and GCSE mathematics at a 5 or above.

A* - 58, A – 52, B – 46, C – 40, D – 34, E – 28
English and Maths: 9 – 58, 8 – 56, 7 – 54, 6 – 49, 5 – 43, 4 - 37

To access our full range of subjects 350 points is required. Automatic entry to courses is dependent on meeting the subject specific requirements outlined below.

SubjectRequirements
ArtB or above preferred in Art or a portfolio of work
BiologyB or above in GCSE Biology and another single science, or A or above in Core and Additional Science.
(NB B grades must be achieved in all written components)
Business StudiesB or above preferred in Business studies GCSE if studied
Business Studies TechnicalNo additional requirements
ChemistryB or above in GCSE Chemistry and another single science, or A or above in Core and Additional Science.
(NB B grades must be achieved in all written components)
Computer ScienceC or above in GCSE ICT, if taken; 5 or above in GCSE Maths
DanceC or above in GCSE Dance is preferred. Prior Dance experience essential
DT Product DesignNo additional requirements
English Language6 or above preferred in English Language or English Literature
English Literature6 or above preferred in English Language and Literature
FrenchB or above GCSE French (Higher Tier)
GeographyB or above in GCSE Geography, if taken; if no Geography qualification then 350 points
GermanB or above in GCSE German (Higher Tier)
Health and Social CareNo additional requirements
HistoryB or above in GCSE History, if taken; if no History qualification then 350 points
ICTC or above in GCSE ICT or at least a Pass in an ICT National course, if taken; if no ICT qualification then 310 points
MediaGrade B or above in GCSE Media, if taken; if no Media qualification then 350 points
Maths6 or above in GCSE Mathematics
Further Maths8 or above in GCSE Mathematics
MusicB or above in GCSE Music, or Grade 5 theory and at least Grade 5 on main instrument
SociologyGrade B or above in GCSE Sociology, if taken; if no Sociology qualification then 350 points
SportC or above in GCSE PE, if taken, plus a commitment to sports or physical activities outside core PE
PhysicsB or above in GCSE Physics and another single science, or A or above in Core and Additional Science
(NB B grades must be achieved in all written components)
PsychologyGrade B or above in GCSE Psychology if taken; if no Psychology qualification then 350 points
Religious Studies
(Philosophy and Ethics)
C or above in GCSE Religious Education, if taken; if no RE qualification then 350 points
SpanishB or above in GCSE Spanish (Higher Tier)
Theatre StudiesGrade C or above in GCSE Drama
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