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

 

Blocking Structure

Please study the following blocking structure carefully. Incoming students are permitted to select one subject from each block. A minimum of three subjects are required to be selected, with a maximum of four subjects allowed to be taken.

Those students looking to enrol in BTEC Business plus one A level must select one additional subject from Blocks A, C or E only to be taken at A Level.

 

Block A

Block B

Block C

Block D

Block E

English Language

Maths

EPQ

Computer Science

English Literature

Further Maths

Politics

EPQ

BTEC Business

      

Biology

Geography

PCP

Psychology

Sociology

Chemistry

Economics

Psychology

BTEC Business

Art

History

Maths

PE

Physics

EPQ

Vocational Courses available

 

BTEC Business Extended Diploma

BTEC Business Diploma + 1 A Level from Block A, C or E (only)

WJEC Level 2 Constructing The Built Environment