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Applying for Sixth Form

When choosing your A level subjects you may find it useful to explore the links in the Beyond Sixth Form section of our website and to also look at the ‘Informed Choices’ document which was produced by the Russell Group Universities showing the qualifications required for each degree.

Internal Students
Internal students are actively supported and encouraged to apply to the Sixth Form at Queen Elizabeth’s Girls’ School. Detailed information on course content and admissions criteria is set out in the Sixth Form Subject and Admissions Information Booklet. The Sixth Form timetable is based on blocks and every student needs to pick at least three subjects, there is provision for students to take four subjects if this is appropriate. Students should complete the application form with their subject choices and hand in to the School Office or the Sixth Form Office by 9.00am on Monday 12 December 2016. Meetings for the admissions process will take place in January 2017.

External Students
We welcome applications from external students to study in the Sixth Form at Queen Elizabeth’s Girls’ School. Please view our latest school prospectus and complete the application form for entry to the Sixth Form. Detailed information on course content and admissions criteria is set out in the Sixth Form Subject and Admissions Information Booklet. The Sixth Form timetable is based on blocks and every student needs to pick at least three subjects, there is provision for students to take four subjects if this is appropriate. Students should complete the application form with their subject choices and send to Sixth Form Admissions at the school by 9.00am on Monday 12 December 2016.

The reference form should be handed to your current Head of Year to complete. Meetings for the admissions process will take place in January 2017 following receipt of a reference with relevant predicted grades.

All offers are conditional based on actual GCSE results.

Please note that we cannot guarantee to start a course unless there is a viable group or run more groups if oversubscribed.

Entry Requirements
For all students, access to QEGS Sixth Form will be based on the following:

  • Minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade B/6 or above
  • GCSE English Language and Mathematics at Grade 4/C or above
  • A level subject specific entry requirements

When you receive a conditional offer of a place for September 2017, there is an Induction Day which is held just after the final GCSE exams in June 2017.