How to Apply

Sixth Form Application Process for places in 2019 

29th November 2018 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 3rd December 2018 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 2019

  • 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 8th July/Tuesday 9th July 2019
  • 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.
 

New name and uniform for Beaufort Academy

As you are aware, Beaufort Governing Body & the Trustees of OUR Co-operative Trust, along with the school’s leaders, have been carefully considering the school’s future and evaluating its options. On 05 February 2019, the Trustees of OUR, along with the governing body, agreed unanimously that they believe that the best way forward for Beaufort is for the school to become part of the Greenshaw Learning Trust.