Why A 6th Form College?


Sixth Form Colleges – experts with a track record in supporting 16-19 learners

In helping your son(s)/daughter(s) move towards adulthood you will want to know that choosing Shrewsbury Sixth Form College is the right decision. As a specialist 16-19 institution, we think that we provide a level of support and guidance that leads to the development of self-discipline, a positive sense of direction, and academic success.

Reasons to choose Shrewsbury Sixth Form College:

  • We have a track record of supporting 16-19 year olds in terms of exam results, support for students and progression opportunities – why take a risk anywhere else?
  • Our pass rates and higher grades at AS and A level are well above the national average
  • Our value added shows that students progress well from GCSE
  • The college is in the top 20 Sixth Form Colleges in the recently published league tables
  • We have consistently outstanding and significantly above average high grades on GCSE English and Mathematics courses
  • We are the largest provider of A level courses in the area (over 45 courses)
  • We can honour students choice patterns
  • We offer a wide range of enrichment opportunities across the whole of the curriculum, and because of our size we can offer a wide range of options in drama, music, and sport.
  • The college provides an excellent transition between school pupil and adult citizen and provides an excellent foundation for further success at university or employment