For students, the transition from Year 11 to Year 12 is the biggest you will face since joining secondary school. This is the transition to the beginning of independence. Here, you are young adults and are treated as such. Time in the Sixth Form is about the transition between school and the rest of your life. The absence of the uniform requirement, the introduction of study periods and the access to purpose-built post 16 facilities all help to foster this transition to independence. With this independence comes increased responsibility and accountability. Both you and we, as a school, have a vested interest in the standards you achieve as they will be the benchmark for the next phase of your life.
Whether, after your time in the Sixth Form, you want to go directly into work, on to an apprenticeship, to further education college or university / higher education college, you will be supported with a programme tailored to your individual needs to help you realise your ambitions from our specialist Post-16 Leadership team, including careers advice.
The support, environment and resources that are available to Post 16 students has never been better. We are confident that all students willing to commit to progressing and being successful can do so as a Sixth Former at Coombe Dean.
Transition to Year 12
- A Level Physics Transition Pack
- A Level Chemistry Transition Pack
- A Level Mathematics Transition Pack
- A Level Biology Transition Pack
- Post 16 Prospectus – 2017
- Post 16 Application Form 2017
- Post 16 Student Guide A-Z 2016 – 2017
- UCAS Student Presentation 2017 – Courses – Part-1
- UCAS Student Presentation 2017 – Finance – Part-2
- UCAS Student Presentation 2017 – Personal Statement – Part-3
UCAS Personal statements – Finding a formula
Additional Useful UCAS Videos
If you require further information or have questions relating to Post-16 provision, please do not hesitate to contact the following members of the Post-16 leadership team:
Leader of Post 16
Post 16 Enquiries Form
Post 16 Life @ Coombe Dean
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