Tag: sixth-form

Religious Studies

Careers related to studying Religious Studies: This qualification is designed to nurture the development of critical thinking. Emphasis is placed on critical analysis and the construction of balanced, informed arguments within the context of a religious, philosophical, and ethical awareness. These skills are all essential for many careers. An A Level in Religious Studies is […]

Extended Project Qualification (EPQ)

What is EPQ? It is a freestanding qualification designed to stretch and challenge students and is optional in Year 12. You choose your own project which you can then explore in depth. The project could be an aspect of a subject you’re studying or a topic you have a personal interest in. This level of […]

UCAS Parent Information

Our Advice, Careers and Employability team (ACE), along with curriculum staff and personal tutors, have been working hard throughout the year to support students in making informed decisions about their career plans. We have also been raising aspirations and encouraging students to consider Higher Education (HE) options, through exploring and making applications for university courses […]

Student Bursaries

16-19 Bursary Fund Guidelines  Rainford High Sixth Form receives an allocation of funds which we have a duty to ensure is spent in ways which help break down the financial barriers and deal with the costs of remaining in further education. We would really encourage those that may be eligible to apply and receive support […]

Honours Programme

As part of our commitment to excellence in every area,  Rainford Sixth Form is proud to include an exciting project known as the Honours Programme. Those academically gifted students who achieve seven GCSEs at grade 7-9 are automatically included and receive a broad package of support throughout their time at Rainford Sixth Form. The Honours […]

Support and Guidance

Are you thinking about your future or worried about what to do after education? There is plenty of support and help available at Rainford High Sixth Form to help you discover what is right for you and to give you the information you need to shape your future. You will discuss these options individually with […]

Pastoral Care

For students to flourish during their sixth form study it is important that they are happy, safe and motivated within school. The pastoral care offered to students ensures that this is the case. All students are a member of a tutor group of around 25 students. Their form tutor will meet with them every day […]

Post 18 Careers Information and Guidance

In an age where sixth formers need to explore career options more than ever before, Rainford High Sixth Form is committed to offering a complete programme of support for parents and students. The provision includes: Our aim is to provide pupils with a framework for making proper decisions about their future development. We provide access […]

Parent Handbook

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