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What is the best sixth form in Newcastle?

In the North East, pupils at Newcastle’s Royal Grammar School have been named the best.

Is Newcastle Sixth Form Good?

These results put Newcastle Sixth Form College in the top 25% performing schools and colleges nationally offering A Levels with students making excellent performance, as shown by ALP’s (A Level Performance System). Student progress at A Level in 2020 and 2021 remained in the top 25% nationally.

What time does Newcastle Sixth Form start?

Lower Sixth Lessons start at 9.30am Upper Sixth Lessons start at 10.15am A2L3 lessons start at 11.00am Page 8 Newcastle Sixth Form College is a safe and welcoming college with a diverse and inclusive community of students and staff.

Does Newcastle College have a dress code?

There is no school uniform and no official dress code (but please use common sense!). Students are free to wear what they like, and express themselves however they wish i.e. piercings, hair colour and style etc.

What time does Gosforth Academy finish?

Q: What time does the School day finish? A: The school day finishes at 3:30pm on Monday’s and Thursday’s. On Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s lessons finish at 2:40pm.

Do Newcastle College do A levels?

At Newcastle College University Centre, we offer Foundation Degrees where you can achieve both a Level 4 and Level 5 qualification over two years.

How many A levels can you take in sixth form?

You’ll usually select three full A-level subjects, plus one AS (though many choose to carry on their fourth AS-level to A2). This narrower selection of subjects allows you to focus more on the subjects that interest you, so you can drop the ones you hated at GCSE.

Does Newcastle College have WiFi?

Students can connect to campus WiFi and to the network points in halls bedrooms.

Is Gosforth Academy a good school?

In its most recent inspection, Ofsted has given Gosforth Academy an overall rating of Outstanding.

What grades are required for sixth form?

A large number of sixth form colleges look for a minimum of six GCSE examination results, the grades of which can vary from college to college and also depending on the subjects your child wishes to take: most however look for a minimum of five GCSE exam results varying in grade from A* to C.

What grades do you need for Newcastle College?

Our general entry criteria is four GCSEs at grade 9-4 plus English & Maths at grade 5 or above. If you have not achieved a GCSE grade 4, or above in either English or Maths will be required to re-sit this in their first year of A Levels with us.

Where is the Sixth Form College in Newcastle?

Opened in March 2014, the college forms part of a larger organisation called NCG. It offers around 40 different A Level subjects, the International Baccalaureate, and an access to A Levels GCSE programme. The college is located on Westmorland Road, in Newcastle City Centre.

Where is the main campus of Newcastle College?

Our main campus is based at Rye Hill in Newcastle, just a 5 minute walk from Central Station. We have 5 satellite sites based in the heart of the community. If you are an international student and would like to apply to study with us, get in touch with our dedicated International Team.

Can a international student study at Newcastle College?

If you are an international student and would like to apply to study with us, get in touch with our dedicated International Team. With just a two-hour rail journey from London, our Newcastle based campus i set in the heart of one of the UK’s top student cities.

Where are the bus stops for Newcastle College?

Major roads from the North connecting to Newcastle include the A1, A19 an d the A694. We are just a 20-25 minute walk from Newcastle’s central bus terminal, Haymarket Bus Station. There are also bus stops next to campus on Scotswood Road and Westmorland Road. We are just a short 5 minute walk from the National Express Coach Station.