How to join St. Mary's Sixth Form

In these uncertain times, we are here to help. With any question relating to Sixth Form entry 2021, please email Miss McHugh, Deputy Headteacher for guidance and support.

Whether you've been part of the St. Mary's family since Year 7, or are joining us in September 2020, here you will find the details of how the transition or admissions processes work. Welcome to St. Mary's Sixth Form!

St Mary’s Catholic School has a dedicated Sixth Form Centre and students can choose from a broad and varied curriculum. Students in the Sixth Form can expect to continue their studies as part of a warm, purposeful and ambitious school community. We are dedicated in achieving exam success along with ensuring every young person has the opportunity to flourish, nurture their gifts and talents and build their confidence as articulate, well educated young adults prepared for their future lives.  Our students benefit from dedicated subject specialist teachers, with the added advantage of being taught in small classes with outstanding pastoral care. 

In these uncertain times, we are here to help - we expect to offer places to all our Year 11 students in September 2021 who meet the course criteria and we warmly welcome applications from external applicants who wish to join us. 

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Admissions 2021

Please see our Sixth Form Prospectus  

To access the Curriculum Brochure for 2021 entry to help support your subject choice please click on the link below:

St Mary's Catholic School Sixth Form Curriculum Brochure 


Key Documents 

Application form for current Y11 St Mary’s students can be found here: Application Form

Application forms for external students can be found here:

External Candidate Application Form A

External Candidate Application Form B 

If you have any questions relating to Sixth Form Entry 2021, please email Mrs Lumby Assistant Head of Sixth Form or  email Miss McHugh, Head of Sixth Form, Deputy Headteacher: 


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ADMISSIONS 2022-2023

As part of the consultation process, please see the attachments for the Schools Admissions Criteria for the academic year 2022-2023.

2022 - 2023 Sixth Form Admissions Policy

2022 - 2023 Sixth Form Policy for EXTERNAL Admissions

To make enquiries regarding 2022- 2023 Sixth Form Admissions please contact via email Miss McHugh, Head of Sixth Form, Deputy Headteacher:  


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 To access a snapshot of what your life could look like at St Mary's Sixth Form please click on our "Sixth Form Special Edition Magazine" or our "Sixth Form Spring Term Magazine 2021" packed full of information regarding your education and new facilities and developments at St Mary's Catholic School.

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Upcoming Events

17 May

Year 7 Internal exams week

17 May, 2021 – 21 May, 2021
17 May

Vaccinations- HPV2 (Year 8) Boys & Girls - 1st session

All Day
31 May

Pupils absent (Half term)

31 May, 2021 (4:35pm) – 4 June, 2021 (4:35pm)
07 Jun

Year 10 Internal exams begin

7 June, 2021 – 11 June, 2021