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 2022, please email Mr J Butler Director of Sixth Form: for guidance and support.

Whether you've been part of the St. Mary's family since Year 7, or are joining us in September 2022, 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 2022 who meet the course criteria and we warmly welcome applications from external applicants who wish to join us. 

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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 

Updated brochure for September 2022 to follow 


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:

2021-2022 Sixth Form Admission Criteria External Candidate

External Candidate Application Form A

External Candidate Application Form B 

If you have any questions relating to Sixth Form Entry 2022, please email Mr Butler, Director of Sixth Form: 


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ADMISSIONS 2022-2023

All visitors (including existing students of St Marys) must register in advance. This will help us be aware of numbers and avoid congestion. Each person booking can register up to three places (e.g. one student and two adults). 

Bookings can be made from Midday on the 1st November.

To register for our Open Evening please click on the following link: Open Evening Tickets

Sixth Form Open Evening

Date: 11th November 2021

Time: 6pm – 8pm

Welcome talks in the hall: 6pm and 7pm

Tours: Year 12 pupils will be leading tours of the school.

All of our subjects are based in each department with Sociology, Media, Languages & Psychology based in the Sixth Form Common Room and F2.



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

Please see our Sixth Form Prospectus  

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  Mr Butler, Director of Sixth  


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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

20 Oct

Years 9/10 away at Birchwood - leave at 3.25pm

All Day
21 Oct

Year 7 Hockey away at Birchwood - depart at 3.25pm

4:00pm - 5:30pm
22 Oct

Year 11 Futures Meetings

All Day
25 Oct

Pupils Absent - Half Term

25 October, 2021 – 29 October, 2021