How to apply

9 Important Steps Into Oldfield Sixth Form:

Step 1: Research

Research information about Oldfield Sixth Form. Talk to your teachers about what A levels are like in their subjects. Talk to your tutor about how you could benefit from studying in our Sixth Form. Ask to see Mr Nash if you have specific questions. Sixth Form students will be hosting virtual guidance sessions on specific subjects to help you make up your mind.

Step 2: Sixth Form Information Evening 17th November 2020

Attend the virtual Sixth Form Information Evening with your parents. Gather as much information as you can. There will be a virtual subject fair where you can find out important information about subjects.  Please look at the document below for the timetable of the evening

thumbnail of Sixth Form Information Evening Final Schedule

Step 3: Apply

Fill in the Sixth Form Application Form . If you wish to hand in the paper copy at the back of the prospectus, please deliver to; Oldfield School, Kelston Road, Bath BA1 9AB.  Please return your application form by 20th December 2020.

Step 4: Experience

There will be virtual opportunities for applicants to discuss Sixth Form life with current students. Subject areas will also provide information about their specific A level subjects, including taster sessions.

Step 5: Attend an interview

Once you have applied, we will ask you to attend an interview with a senior member of staff. This is your chance to impress us! It also provides an opportunity for us to discuss your choices, your future ambitions and how to help you make the most of your time in the Sixth Form. Interviews will take place January/February 2021.

Step 6: Receive your offer

All offers will be sent out during March 2021.

Step 7: Induction Interviews

Once you have received your offer you will be invited to our Sixth Form Induction Day. As part of the day, you will attend an hour taster lesson in all your A level choices.

Step 8: GCSE results day!

GCSE results are issued on Friday 27th August 2021.

Step 9: Start of Term 1 – September 2021

Sixth Form registration on the first day of term at 8.30am in the common room: the start of two wonderful years here at Oldfield School Sixth Form.