GLF Schools

GLF Schools

GLF Schools was founded in 2012 in order to enable the federation of Glyn School (an academy in 2011) and Danetree Junior School. Together, we began our journey to become a MAT of more than 1000 talented staff working with over 10,000 children in 40 schools across 5 regions in southern England.

Sixth Form and Sixth Form Prospectus

Glyn School Sixth Form Admissions 2023

EXTERNAL STUDENTS ONLY - APPLY HERE

 

Year 11 Glyn School students - If application email not received, please email admissions@glynschool.org

 

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Sixth Form Prospectus and Entry Criteria 2023

Internal Students

Current Glyn School students who attended Year 11 during the 2022-2023 academic year are invited to progress into Year 12, providing they meet the entrance criteria. Year 11 Glyn students have priority over the admissions criteria listed below.

Parents and Carers of Year 11 Students, will be sent an email, inviting them to apply for a place in Glyn School Sixth Form.

External Students

Glyn School welcomes applications for entry to the Sixth Form from male and female external applicants. Acceptance onto a programme of subjects/courses is subject to a student having achieved the entry requirements. Individual subjects may be limited in the number of students they can accommodate.

After the full number of places have been offered, in accordance with the admission procedure, a waiting list will be established according to the oversubscription categories:

Category 1Looked After Children and Previously Looked After Children

Category 2: External Students who have a Sibling in the School

Category 3Children of Staff Employed to Work at Glyn School

Category 4: External students: The remaining places will be allocated on the basis of  distance of a student’s permanent residence from the school, with those living nearer being given higher priority.

Further information regarding our Sixth Form Admissions Criteria and Admissions Number, additional notes in relation to the above categories and details of our admissions procedures are detailed in the below Admissions Polices link.

Only applicants applying under Category 3 'Children of Staff' must complete the Supplementary Information Form.

Applicants applying under Category 4 'Distance/Proximity' will be requested to upload a copy of the 2022 - 2023 council tax bill as evidence of the student's permanent place of residence.

Please click on the link at the top of this page to apply.

Eligibility Criteria

Entrance into the Sixth Form is subject to the regulations regarding nationality, residency status and eligibility for study in UK school Sixth Forms that apply at the time. Please refer to the Sixth Form Admissions Policy 2023 - 2024 for further details which may affect a place being offered to the applicant.

Admissions Policies and Forms

Course selection

The requirement for entry into Glyn School Sixth Form for September 2023, is a minimum of five Grade 9-4 GCSE's, including Level 4 or above in Maths and one English paper. 

Students also have to meet the specified entry requirements for the courses they wish to study. 

Please select three subjects -

  • You can only study Further Maths if you are also studying Maths.
  • A BTEC Single course will be studied for two years and will count as one of your choices.
  • When choosing a BTEC Single Course, students should select a further two subjects and an enrichment option if applicable.
  • The Extended Project Qualification can be selected as a fourth option.

 Please see the Prospectus for further information about each subject. 

Each Student must also select two reserve subjects. If we are not able to meet your first choice, you will be given a subject from your reserve list.

You can log back in HERE and change your subjects until midnight on 12 December 2022.

Extended Project Qualification

EPQ is an A-level standard standalone qualification designed to extend and develop your students' abilities beyond the A-level syllabus and prepare for university or their future career. It can be taken as an extension of other Level 3 qualifications or vocational qualifications. It's worth half an A-level (28 UCAS points). It's recognised by universities and employers. Many universities make lower A-level offers to students undertaking an EPQ.

Sixth Form In Year Applications click here

Sixth Form Waiting Lists click here

Admissions Appeals Timetable click here

 

Sixth Form Admissions Key Dates

Thursday 13 October 2022

5.00pm - 7.30pm

Sixth Form Open Evening. Further details are shown on the Glyn Home Page
Thursday 13 October 2022 Sixth Form applications can be completed
Monday 12 December 2022 Deadline to submit applications
January to February 2023 Advice meetings with senior staff (internal and external applicants)
Tuesday 1 March 2023 Offer letters will be sent from 1-6 March 2023
Friday 24 March 2023 Deadline for accepting a place at Glyn School Sixth Form
June 2023 pending exam timetable Year 11 into Year 12 Student Induction Days
Thursday 24 August 2023 GCSE Results Day - Enrolment for Internal Students *
August/September 2023 TBC Enrolment of External Students *
September 2023 Term starts