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Sixth Form Admissions

Welcome to this Open Day page on which you will find all the information you need to make your application to Gordon's Sixth Form.

Please visit the interactive map to explore the school and see further video presentations about the many aspects of Gordon's. 

You will see the application form link below, this is for both Internal Gordon's students and external applicants in Year 11. Applications for September 2022 are now open and must be submitted by 26 November 2021.

Please also view the options guide and subject information section where you will find individual information booklets for each course that we offer.

Finally at the bottom of this page you will find  a list of all relevant documents including information about our current charges


Our open events are held in the Autumn term each year.



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Please make sure your Sixth Form application form is with us by 26th November 2021.


Admissions timeline for entry into sixth form September 2022 
7th October 2021  Sixth Form Open Event (External Students)
14 October 2021 Sixth Form Open Event (Internal Students - current Year 11)
w/c 1st November 2021 A Level taster morning for Year 11 internal applicants
26  November 2021 On-time deadline for all applications (internal and external Students)
03 December 2021 Scholarship Application Deadline

W/c 10 January 2022


W/c 17 January 2022

Interviews for internal applicants


Interviews for external applicants (Day Places)

Interviews and offers for external residential students to take place October – December 2021

16 January 

W/c 24 January 

Sports Scholarship Assessment Day

Music Scholarship Assessment Day

11 February 2022

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

28 February 2022

Deadline for acceptance of conditional offer for all applicants including receipt of deposit for Residential places

 June 2022

Sixth Form Taster Day 

 August 2022 

GCSE Results Day

 August 2022 

Enrolment Interviews for Day Boarders and local Residential Boarders including subject confirmation based on proof of GCSE
grades or equivalent. (For students who have not met the entry requirement)

02 September 2022 Y12 Induction Day 
Subject information 2021 



Boarding Categories

Day Boarding - Day boarding students must be in school ready for 8.20 am registration and can stay through until 7.30 pm Monday to Thursday and 7.00 pm on Friday.  Sixth Form also have access to the library until 9.00pm.

Weekly Residential Boarding - As a general rule, weekly boarders live at school from Sunday evening to Saturday lunchtime and return to school during the following Sunday evening, depending on exact school term dates. Weekly Boarders are not in residence for exeats and school holidays.

Full Residential Boarding – Full boarders live at school during term time. Full boarders are not in residence for exeats and school holidays.

Please note that the scholarship programme is not intended as means of financial support for Sixth Form charges. For further information about our bursary programme for financial support please click here.