Open Evening for entry into Year 7 and our International Sixth Form 2018
Applications for entry to our International Sixth Form in September 2018
We welcome applications for our International Sixth Form from existing Year 11 students, and also those who wish to join us from other schools in both the UK and overseas.
Details of the four different routes available in our Sixth Form can be found by following the ‘Routes’ tab on the right hand side of this webpage. Should you have any questions, please contact Mrs Smith at email@example.com.
The application timeline and information to join our Sixth Form is below:
Our Open Evening was held on Thursday 28th September. Morning Tours for prospective Sixth Form Students will be at 10:00 on Tuesday 5th December 2017, Tuesday 6th February 2018, Tuesday 6th March 2018 and Tuesday 8th May 2018. To book a place on a Sixth Form tour, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01277 351914.
Careers Convention – Thursday 16th November
AES Year 11 Parents Evening – Thursday 23rd November
A good opportunity to gauge teachers’ opinions about suitability for a given subject
Sixth Form application form: The application form can be found on the right hand side of this webpage and will be available until Friday 1st December. Please contact our Admissions Manager if you wish to apply after this date.
External Applicants are interviewed in December and January.
AES Year 11 Course Counselling – students are interviewed during January 2018 by experienced Counsellors in school to discuss their options based upon reports and GCSE Mocks
Timetable construction – the timetable is constructed from the provisional choices of our students working on a ‘best fit’ model which aims to ensure that as many students as possible get their first choice of course combinations. Where this isn’t possible extra course counselling takes place from March onwards to discuss alternative options
Lower Sixth Induction Day – Monday 25th June 2018– the chance to meet new peers and Form Tutors, along with guidance regarding the skills needed to be a successful Sixth Form student
Final Course Counselling – 24th August 2018 – post results interview for existing and new students to confirm course choices. Students who just miss the matriculation requirements may be asked to attend an extended Course Counselling session afterwards once we have sought advice from Heads of Subject.
• Visit other schools and colleges – make sure this is the right Sixth Form for you by making an informed choice
• New applicants – Sixth Form Tour dates are on our website, see how the school works on a typical day
• Speak to siblings, friends, teachers about possible choices – if in doubt, ask!
• Notify us of any changes to your application or withdrawals
• Note up to 25% of the Lower Sixth are new to AES and fit into our welcoming and interesting Sixth Form extremely well