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Sixth Form Admissions

We are delighted that you are considering our Sixth Form at Gordon's School. We encourage both internal and external applications for Sixth Form. Please do not be put off from applying for a day boarding place due to distance.

We  encourage families to visit us and we run an Open Evening each October, followed by a series of Open Mornings that are most useful for external applicants to find out more about us. For families based abroad and looking for Residential Boarding you may attend one of our Sixth Form Open Mornings if you are in the UK, otherwise please call the School to arrange an individual visit.

For a glimpse into life at Gordon's, please see video below.


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The best way to see Gordon's Sixth Form is to book onto our Open evening in October where you can visit the subject stands on display and also book an Open Morning to see the school on a normal working day. The dates below are for Y12 September 2021 entry. 

8 October 2020 Open Evening 6pm-8pm (External Students)

15 October 2020 Open Evening 6pm - 8.00pm (Internal Gordon's Students only) 

13 October 2020 Open Morning (10.30am - 12.30pm)

18 November 2019 Open Morning (10.30am - 12.30pm)

Admissions timeline for entry into sixth form in September 2020 


September 2019 Invitations sent for Sixth Form Open Evening to Internal students
10 October 2019  Sixth Form Open Evening (External Students)
17 October 2019 Sixth Form Open Evening (Internal Students)
06 November 2019 A Level taster morning for Year 11 internal applicants

15 October 2019

07 November 2019

20 November 2019
Sixth Form Open Mornings for external applicants including school tours and information talk
22  November 2019 Internal application on-time deadline
02 December 2019 On-time deadline for internal applications

W/c 13 January 2020


W/c 20 January 2020

Interviews for internal applicants


Interviews for external applicants (Day Places)

Interviews and offers for external residential students to take place September – December 2020

14 February 2020

Conditional offer of a place in the Sixth Form to external and internal applicants

02 March 2020 Deadline for acceptance of conditional offer for all applicants including receipt of deposit for residential places
July 2020 A Level Induction Day
20 August 2020 GCSE Results Day
24 August 2020 Enrolment Day for Internal Day Boarders and local Residential Boarders including subject confirmation based on proof of GCSE grades 

25 August 2020

Enrolment Day for External Day Boarders and local Residential Boarders including subject confirmation based on proof of GCSE grades