Joining our Sixth Form September 2021
On this page you can find all the information and resources you need to get a feel for Sixth Form life at the Beacon School. Please do not hesitate to contact the team on firstname.lastname@example.org
Option Blocks 2021
The Option Blocks for September 2021 are below. If you wish to amend your subject choices please contact email@example.com and ensure you have not selected more than one subject in a block with a maximum of three subjects. Those looking to enrich their studies alongside their subjects may wish to consider the Extended Project Qualification.
|Block A||Block B||Block C||Block D|
|Public Services BTEC||Psychology||PE BTEC||Physics|
|Travel & Tourism BTEC||Sociology||Religious Studies|
|Health & Social BTEC|
Entry requirements for The Beacon Sixth Form
For A Level:
- Five or more GSCEs at Grade 9-4 including English and Maths
- Grade 5 or above in the subject opted for at A Level (or equivalent subject)
- To study A Level Mathematics, Grade 6 or above in Mathematics GCSE
- To Study A level Biology, Chemistry, or Physics, Grade 6 or above in Science GCSE
- To study BTEC Level 3 courses, students must have four or more GCSEs at Grade 9-4
- GCSEs Students who have not achieved a Grade 4 in English Language or Mathematics are required to re-sit these qualifications alongside their BTEC courses.