What makes Silcoates Sixth Form special?

The Sixth Form is a thriving community of valued individuals who are at the centre of Silcoates. Regardless of their ability, every student is challenged and supported to reach their potential both in an out of the classroom. Preparation for life after Silcoates is vital and, through our curriculum, enrichment programmes and vast array of co-curricular schemes and activities, we cater for all.

Our Sixth Formers demonstrate a genuine desire to take on new responsibilities. At Silcoates, we are proud to see our students leave the school as confident, interesting and intellectually inquisitive young adults, equipped not just with formal qualifications but with a rich diversity of experiences and skills, and an appetite for new challenges.

At Silcoates, students have access to a broad and enriching curriculum that allows entry to any university course in the country. Students are taught by experienced teachers, who are all specialists in their subject areas. Class sizes are small, which ensures that all students receive individual attention. The pastoral care is outstanding. Students have a dedicated personal tutor, who really gets to know them. This focus on the individual enables students to fulfil their potential.