8. Destinations

Our students go on to a range of exciting and fulfilling careers upon leaving Rainford High and Sixth Form. We are often proud to welcome them back our alumni students as guest speakers and celebrate their achievements. Please see our alumni page for further details: http://www.rainfordsixthform.org.uk/be-brilliant/success-stories/

For the 2017/18 academic year, we celebrated the following destinations information:

Year 11:

99% of leavers successfully went on to further education, employment or training.

Our SEN cohort were particularly successful in their next steps, with 100% going onto further education, employment or training.


Rainford Sixth Form was identified as 7th in country for successful progression to HE.

37% went to ‘top third’ universities opposed to 13% nationally.

36% went to Russell Group universities.

More than ever secured competitive apprenticeships.

This year:

6 Y13 students applied this year to Oxbridge. All received interviews and 2 have been offered places.