Sixth Form Admissions

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Heathcote has been delighted with the success of our Sixth Form, which opened in a new specially-designed building in 2011.

If you require any further assistance please do not hesitate to contact us on the following email address heathcote.sixthform@heathcote.waltham.sch.uk, or telephone Ms Wright or Ms Baker on 020 8498 5110. Alternatively please fill out our contact form here.

 

Sixth Form Open Evening 2021

Our Open Evening in 2021 took place on Thursday 25th November between 5.30pm and 9pm. We are also offering individual tours for those who were unable to come and see us on the day. Please click here for more information.

 

Joining us in 2022

Application for entry into the Heathcote Sixth Form in September 2022 is now open.
To view our Prospectus, please click here.

 

 

Sixth Form Applications

When choosing your programme of study, you should consider suitable combinations of courses. You will be choosing 3 or 4 subjects to study at A’ Level or BTEC level 3 and your choices can be exclusively A’ Level or BTEC, or a combination of the 2 courses, depending on your subject preferences and whether you achieve the entry criteria for each course. Pupils are also welcome to apply to study our Level 2 City & Guilds Construction. For further details on courses and entry requirements, please see the Sixth Form prospectus.

There are some combinations of subjects which are preferred or required by universities as enrolment criteria for degree courses. example of this are:

  • Chemistry, Biology (required) and Maths to study Medicine or Veterinary Science
  • Physics and Mathematics required for Engineering courses. Chemistry will also be required for Chemical Engineering course.
  • Mathematics is usually specified plus one additional Science for Architecture course

Please review this prior to selecting your course of study. However, many pupils may not be certain of the career pathway and, in this case, choose subjects that you are good at, that you enjoy and that will provide you with a broad range of knowledge and skills.

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As part of the application process, a number of Heathcote School policies must be read and agreed to by the parent and pupil. For reference a copy of these policies are as follows:

Home School Agreement

Sixth Form Dress Code Policy

Acceptable User Policy

Internet Use Permission

Sixth Form Conditional Offers Contract

Sixth Form Admissions Policy

 

Deadline for all internal applicants is Monday 10th January 2022

Deadline for all external applicants is Friday 11th February 2022

 

Provisional Blocking structure

Please note that this is a provisional blocking structure for the academic year 2022-23. Subject Blocks will be reviewed and constructed to ensure as many pupils as possible can study their option choices and we should be able to share this after the initial deadline for applications.

Mixed A-Level and BTEC Pathway - Level 3 Diploma BTEC Business or Sport can be selected in combination with one A Level in either Block A or Block D. Subjects that can be selected are PCP, DT, PE or Sociology. This is also dependent if you meet the entry requirement for each subject.

We may consider running an Applied Science course for 2022-23 and we will update our course offer in the summer term.

 

 

Block A

Block B

Block C

Block D

Block E

A Level course

Biology

Computer Science

PCP

Psychology

Sociology

Art

Drama

History

Maths

Physics

EPQ

      

  English   Lang

English Lit

Geography

Maths

EPQ

DT:Prod Design

DT:Textiles

Economics

French

Further Maths

PE

     Psychology     

Bus Studies

Chemistry 

Politics 

Spanish

EPQ

       

BTEC Level 3

 

Can select either PCP or Sociology if choosing a mixed pathway

BTEC Level 3

Business or Sport

BTEC Level 3

Business or Sport

Can select either DT Design  or textile or PE if choosing a mixed pathway

BTEC Level 3

Business or Sport

 

Construction Level 2:  This course runs independently and pupils will not be able to select any other subjects alongside this course.