Sixth Form admissions and application process

Logo original 20170612Admission to the sixth form is primarily about ensuring that each student can join the right courses which will have the highest chance of success and enjoyment. We welcome students from all schools, from faith or non faith backgrounds to be a part of our strong community. 


Our prospectus and subject leaflets

Our 'Introduction to the Sixth Form' presentation

also hear from current and ex students


2021 Sixth Form applicants – How to join:

  • Please note that the deadline for applications was 1 December 2020.  Applications received after this date will be considered if we have space on courses and can match your choices. Please complete this application form and post it or email it to us as soon as possible 

  • You will be invited to attend a guidance meeting with a senior member of staff to discuss your planned courses in the light of your likely performance at GCSE and your career aspirations. After this we will send you confirmation of your provisional choices subject to your GCSE results.

  • Attend our induction day on Monday 28 June 2021 (to be confirmed) to find out more about your courses and sixth form life.

  • Once you have received your GCSE results, you will attend an enrolment day and confirm your final course choices on Tuesday 31 August 2021 (to be confirmed) based on those results.

  • Start the term and your sixth form career in September 2021.

If you need any help or advice, please contact our sixth form admissions team on 01737 214071 or via email 

Sixth Form Admissions 2022-2023 for reference only

We are currently planning for on time applicants from St Bede's to make their A level choices via the Options Online system, instructions will be sent out in October 2021. 



Sixth Form Admissions 2020 for reference only

Sixth Form Admissions 2019 for reference only