Sixth Form Admission

OAN Sixth Form is proud to welcome applications from students currently at Outwood Academy Newbold and from students who have attended other schools years 7 – 11.

You will need to complete our application form as all our system of interviews, offers and further information are based on this.

You can read about all the BTEC & A levels we offer in our Prospectus.

Further information is available from Mrs Billie Underwood on (01246) 230 550.

Admission Criteria: We expect all students to have a willingness to learn and you should pick subjects you enjoy and are able to access. Please refer to the Prospectus as some subjects require particular grades as based on past experiences that level of knowledge is required in order to thrive.

The A level courses and BTEC qualifications (Level 3) which we offer are:

  • Art — Art & Design
  • Art — Photography
  • Design Technology — 3D Product Design
  • English — English Language
  • English — English Literature
  • Humanities — Geography
  • Humanities — History
  • IT and Business — ICT
  • IT and Business — Business
  • Languages — French
  • Languages — German
  • Mathematics — Level 3 Core Maths
  • Mathematics — Maths & Further Maths
  • Performing Arts — BTEC Music (performing)
  • Performing Arts — BTEC Dance
  • Performing Arts — BTEC Performing Arts
  • Science — Biology
  • Science — Chemistry
  • Science — Physics
  • Social Science — Law
  • Social Science — Psychology
  • Social Science — Sociology
  • Sport — BTEC Sport
  • Sport — BTEC Health & Social Care
  • Extended Project Qualification (EPQ)

Overview of the admissions process:

  • We will host our Sixth Form Open Evening during November.
  • During January we will be conducting one to one interviews with all students who have applied.
  • We will check that option choices fit with the chosen option blocks.
  • In February we will send out offers to students via post; it is essential all students respond to their offer so that they do not lose their places.
  • There will be induction days, with bridging work, in the summer term and following the GCSE exam results day in August, there will be 1 to 1 enrolment.

If you have any questions or would like a tour of our Sixth Form, then please email us:

We look forward to receiving your application and thank you for your interest.

Sixth Form Open Evening Presentation For 2018 Entry

Check out our “Sixth Form Open Evening Presentation 2018” by clicking the link below…