This Wednesday January 17th, W6 are holding a parents evening for all Year 12 & 13 students to attend with their parents. The evening commences from 4:30pm - parking is available in the main academy car park. We look forward to seeing everyone there! For Year 12 students it is important to have a discussion about how students have transitioned from Year 11 into the very demanding sixth form. For Year 13 students it is an opportunity to focus on ensuring students achieve the best that they can, particularly where they have applied to a university and acceptance onto their chosen courses will be dependant on achieving certain grades. What they achieve this year will determine what next steps they can take when they leave. We would like to see students attend even if circumstances prev
If students are at the focus of what colleges do, then why is applying so difficult? Here at W6 sixth form college, we pride ourselves on being student-focussed & led with technology, social media & excellent teaching at our core, and we are proud of the unique application process that we offer. We are also proud to be home to the Sussex Bears Basketball Academy, and boast our own academic pathways with a spotlight on STEM, Virtuoso, Medical and Academic Excellence. The application process is now open for current year 11 students to apply for a place at W6, beginning from September 2018. Key dates include: 27 November 2017 - enrolment interviews commence 8 December 2017 - deadline for application forms to receive priority processing Our Open Evening for 2017 w
The Chromebook Scheme is back. Students can purchase an affordable Chromebook, which seamlessly links into your Google SRWA account. They have great battery life so you can charge it, bring it into college and not need to plug it in again until you get home. They are light, robust and portable. Chromebooks have built in virus protection and are always up to date. Startup times are impressive with booting up taking only a few seconds. The models we are offering are the Acer C738T and Lenovo N23. And you can find out more about Chromebooks here.
We are now accepting your applications to W6. Applications received early will receive priority processing and first interview slots. We will commence interviewing in the final week of November. You can either email your application to us or drop off a printed copy to our reception. You can find the application here. In your interview you will discuss your chosen courses, your predicted grades, your plans for university and your career. It is a chance to talk about what you want to do with your future. It's not designed to trip you up or catch you out. We just want to see how we can help you get on the right path. If you have any questions, please feel free to get in touch.