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06/12/19

Do take a look at this week's Glyn Newsletter! https://t.co/qFZul5Z9BO

05/12/19

Year 13 Parents and Carers evening this evening, Thursday 5 December. A warm welcome to families.

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04/12/19

Retweeted From The Beacon School

Artist in Residence at The Beacon School Jonathan Braybrook, who is an art teacher at School came to the Beacon School to take up the role of Artist in Residence on Wednesday, 2nd December. He led a master class for our A-Level students in fine art portraiture. https://t.co/18G9n8sCRL

28/11/19

A reminder that school is closed for all students on Friday 29 November for INSET. See you on Monday!

28/11/19

Do take a look at this week's Glyn SchoolNewsletter: https://t.co/nxaMgx2pjL

27/11/19

LAST ORDERS FOR CHRISTMAS TREES! Premium Nordmann Non-Drop. The deadline to order a Christmas tree is Tuesday 3 December 2019. Please order via ParentPay, or email glynpsa.com.

26/11/19

“We are delighted to be celebrating the success of Accelerated Reader! We have been awarded Champion School status and our success story has been published on . Fabulous! Read more here: https://t.co/7foKwTPVpl

25/11/19

Applications to join will close this Friday. Make sure you submit your application form via: https://t.co/iAQtDPfBXU

25/11/19

Another busy day at Glyn!..House football, final of the Tony Cooper Spelling Bee, Baskeball match v Southborough Sch and representative from the charity CRY to speak to students in Years 10 and 11 assembly

22/11/19

Retweeted From GLF Schools TT

Are you interested in getting into ? We have places for early years, primary, secondary and the assessment only route. Please get in touch with us info.org & visit our website https://t.co/HyOS8obezt

22/11/19

Do take a look at this week's Glyn Newsletter! https://t.co/v2caWcspSE

22/11/19

Overall Winner of House Music this year is Asher 11A with a note perfect performance of 'Fantaisie Impromptu'. Totally amazing performance!

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21/11/19

And 7 Merton win best form! https://t.co/y3qoPQHLRR

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21/11/19

House Music Final in full swing and slightly festive at the moment! https://t.co/zDqZPg95WG

18/11/19

We hope families will come along to our House Music Final on Thursday 21 November from 6.30pm to 8.30pm - it is always a very popular evening, with lots of talented student musicians, and Mr Cooke as MC!

15/11/19

Do take a look at our weekly Newsletter - lots of uplifting news! https://t.co/v2caWcK1he

15/11/19

Any questions, please contact glynpsa.com NOT glynpsa.org https://t.co/CJjrjXFZgz

UCAS

Key dates for 2018-19 (Apply 2019)

5th September 2018: UCAS applications can be submitted from this date

28th September 2018: Internal deadline for all Oxbridge and Vet/Med applications to be completed

30th November 2018: Internal deadline for all applications to be completed

25th February 2019: UCAS Extra Opens

2nd May 2019: Decisions due for all applications submitted before January

4th July 2019: Last date to apply to UCAS Extra for 2019 entry

5th July 2019: Clearing for 2019 entry opens

15th August 2019: Adjustment for 2019 entry opens

16th August 2019: A Level results day

22nd October 2019: Final date to apply through Clearing

UCAS key terms guide https://www.ucas.com/ucas-terms-explained
 

Applications

In most cases students will apply to five universities

We recommend that these institutions should be visited according to Glyn’s Open Day guidelines

It is important to consider reserve choice carefully, in line with expected results

Entry criteria for ‘insurance’ choice should be different to the ‘firm’ or aspirational choice.
 

Supporting applications

You may wish to support for your Son/daughter by:

 Watching the UCAS for parents in under 90 seconds video

Signing up to receive UCAS email updates

Downloading the UCAS Parent Guide

Using the parent information tool to help with the application process

This information and further guidance can be found at: https://www.ucas.com/
 

Open Days

Open Days are a fantastic opportunity for students to get a realistic feel for university and to decide which is the best 'fit' for them.

Parents/Guardians must notify Mrs Bennett PA to the Sixth Form Leadership of any Open Days which students wish to attend prior to attending

Students are permitted to attend three Open Days during term time per academic year.

You can use the excellent search tool on the UCAS website to see when and where Open Days are being held: UCAS Open Day search tool https://www.ucas.com/ucas/events/find/type/open-day. We recommend that students use the summer holidays to maximise their opportunity to visit any universities which they are considering applying to.
 

UCAS Guide

We have produced a useful UCAS guide with advice on the applications process and Frequently Asked Questions.

UCAS Guide