Sixth Form Admissions
Sixth Form Open Evening
Thursday 21st October 2021 6.30pm – 8.30pm. An opportunity for prospective students to visit the Sixth Form, meet staff and discuss subjects. New applicants to KHS are also encouraged to apply to attend our Post 16 Taster Day on Friday 3rd December 2021.
How to Apply
Kesgrave Year 11 Pupils – It is essential that you discuss your subject choices fully with teachers and parents. Further details of the content of courses may be obtained from the appropriate Head of Department. You will be given dedicated PSHE time to address concerns about subject choices and future pathways. There are also opportunities to speak to a member of the sixth form management team. To apply click HERE
New Applicants – Students who join Kesgrave from other schools are full and equal members of the Sixth Form. The sixth form prospectus and application form is available to be downloaded here: Application Form and Prospectus. Or you can contact the school via email or speak to Mrs Wheatley (Head of Sixth Form). We have an open morning on the Friday 21st January 2022 where you can see the sixth form in action.
Applications Deadline for all applicants – Friday 4th February 2022
We will consider applications from all students who apply by this date. Any applications received after this date will be placed on a reserve list.
Interviewing For KHS students, this will take place on Friday 18th February 2022. You will be interviewed with your parents or guardians and will need to bring in your Portfolio. Interviewing for New Applicants, interviews will happen in April 2022. Again we ask that you are accompanied by a parent or guardian.
(Interviews are not conducted for selection purposes, but are intended to allow for consultation regarding applicants’ suitability for proposed courses)
Tours and Inductions
Post 16 Taster Day – Friday 3rd December 2021. This day will allow all students to attend ‘taster’ lessons in at least 3 subjects – Students not at Kesgrave should speak to Mrs Smith on 01473 624855 (option 3) regarding this.
Sixth Form Open Morning – Friday 21st January 2022. If you are interested in a tour of the school and meeting our staff and students, join us for our open morning. Book your place by contacting Mrs Smith on 01473 624855 (option 3).
Induction Week – Monday 4th – Friday 8th July 2022. The week offers an opportunity to meet other members of the year group. You will take part in team building activities and familiarisation with courses and demands.
Registration/Enrolment – Date to be confirmed (August 2022) but the same as Results Day. This is when you will collect your results and enrol into the Sixth Form. It is a final opportunity to confirm or change your subject choices.
Courses Begin – Tuesday 6th September 2022