Sixth Form Admissions 

Timetable for Admission to year 12 entry in September 2018

Thursday 23rd August 2018 - GCSE results day.

To confirm your place, please come to the school as early as possible with a copy of your results. You will be seen as soon as possible if you are happy with your subject choices or be given an appointment time for later that day if further discussion is needed.

There will be a number of forms for you to complete on results day:

  • Pupil registration form;

  • Biometric registration form;

  • Confirmation of 6th form eligibility and supporting evidence as appropriate

These forms should be completed and returned to school to allow us time to process them before term starts on Friday 31st August.

If, for any reason, you cannot attend or if you are on holiday over results day then you will need to email a copy of your exam results from your current school to as soon as practicable on results day. 

Friday 31st August 2018 - Year 12 Induction 8.40am - 3.20pm. There is an expectation that all students joining BCCS attend.

Wednesday 5th September 2018 - Term begins for all students

Entry Requirements

To be eligible to enter the sixth form, both internal and external students will be expected to have met the minimum academic entry requirements as follows:

We will be looking for GCSE grades 6, 6, 5, 5, 5 and a 4 in English Language or Literature.

Students are required to have a grade 6 in any subject they wish to pursue at A level.

Students wishing to study science subjects must have at least a 6, 6 across Core and Additional Science.

Please refer to the specific entry requirements for individual subjects.

Late Applications 

The 6th Form on-line application form has now closed. If you would like to enter a late application, please email with the following information:

- Student's name
- Reasons for late application (if there are any extenuating circumstances)
- Subjects requested.
You will then be sent an application form. The application will be treated as a 'late' application and priority will be given to applicants who applied on -time. However, some spaces after this may exist but a place cannot be guaranteed.

Admission Arrangements 2018/19

6th form admission arrangements 2018/19 - click here

Admission to Year 12 2019

Open events will take place on;

Tuesday 16th October 2018 5.30pm - 8.00pm

Thursday 8th November 2018 5.30pm - 8.00pm

The online application will open mid-October on the school website.

BCCS governors, as part of Cathedral Schools Trust have determined (agreed) the admission arrangements for children who will be admitted to the school at the normal point of entry for September 2019.

BCCS 6th Form determined admission arrangements 2019/20 can be viewed here

For further information please contact: