Post 16 Options
There are 11 post-16 centres in the CAP (Cambridge Area Partnership) area, offering a range of courses: Cambridge Regional College, College of West Anglia (COWA – Milton annexe), Comberton VI form, Cottenham VI form (level 2 courses only), Ely College, Hills Road Sixth Form College, Impington International Sixth Form, Long Road Sixth Form College, Netherhall Sixth Form, Parkside Sixth and Cambridge University Technical College (opened Sept 2014).
Pupils can also apply to other establishments, within Cambridgeshire – Hinchingbrooke School, The Ivo Sixth Form, & Huntingdon Regional College to name but three. Separate application processes apply for non-CAP establishments. Pupils need to see Sarah Pattison if they are intending to apply to these.
A post 16 information evening is held in the October of Year 11. There are opportunities to attend taster days at some of the colleges.
All applications are made using the on-line application process (UCAS progress) and the student’s form tutor will guide them through the process
For information on key changes to A levels please click here
Useful Post 16 Links:
www.which.co.uk/University Mainly for students going on to ‘A’ levels, a free and independent website designed to help students make more informed decisions about their higher education choices. Includes advice on; A Levels choices, Career prospects, GCSE choice and university and Student finance.
https://www.ucas.com/ Central organisation through which applications are processed for entry to higher education