How to Apply

Sixth Form Application Process for places in 2018 

23rd November 2017 Sixth Form Open Evening

  • Visit the various subjects and discuss possible options with subject staff.

Application for Beaufort Co-operative Academy Sixth Form

  • Decide on the subjects you wish to choose, again speak to your teachers about your suitability for the subject.
  • You should take into account your Teacher Progress Grades and your MEG
  • Discuss your choices with your Tutor and or a member of the Sixth Form Guidance Team
  • Complete the Application Form choosing your subjects (3 plus a reserve choice for Level 3 OR 2 subjects for Level 2).

Deadline for submission of your Application Form

  • Complete and submit your application by Monday 4th December 2017 to ensure that your subject choices are included in the Option Blocking process.  If you would like a paper copy of the application form or prospectus please contact the Sixth Form Office.
  • It will be possible to apply for the Sixth Form after this date but subjects will have to be chosen from the set Option Blocks.
  • Option Blocks will be set to accommodate the greatest number of student choices.

Sixth Form Interviews January - February 2018

  • Guidance Interviews will be held from the start of term 3 to discuss and confirm subject choices.
  • As a result of these interviews places in the Sixth Form will be offered subject to meeting the required GCSE performance criteria.
  • Further guidance interviews will be available to any student who requires additional advice.

Year 11 into Year 12 Induction - ‘Closing the Gap’ between Year 11 and Year 12

  • Monday 9th July/Tuesday 10th July 2018
  • To provide an insight into both the content and methods of level 3 study and the approach needed to cope with the much higher demands of this level of work.
  • An excellent opportunity for any students who are intending to embark on Level 3 study in September to ensure that they are prepared to make an effective start to their courses.

2017 October Newsletter

Reminder—End of Term— Friday 20th October 2017—2:55 pm Start of term Monday 30th October 2017—8:30am week B Thursday 2nd November 2017—year 9 & Year 10 Information Evening at 7:00pm Thursday 9th November— year 8 Information Evening at 7:00pm Thursday 16th November—year 11 Parent Evening Thursday 23rd November 6th form Open Evening at 6:30pm Tuesday 28th November—Christmas Service—Gloucester Cathedral Thursday 7th December—year 9 Parents Evening Wednesday 20th December—Last day of term

Year 9 & 10 Information Evening

Introductions – James King / Asst. Principal The curriculum – James King / Asst. Principal Supporting your child through GCSE English - Rachel Robins – Director of English Supporting your child through GCSE Maths - Geraint Thomas – KS4 lead for Maths Supporting your child through GCSE Science - Honor Brooker – KS4 lead for Science Attendance and punctuality – Chris Ogden – Head of Year 9 Home – School communication - Emma Hammond – Head of Year 10 Work Experience - Emma Hammond – Head of Year 10 Independent study - Emma Hammond – Head of Year 10 Questions…