Monthly Archives: September 2017

Students reap benefits of access programme

Seventeen students have embarked on A Level courses after successfully completing an access programme at the Sixth Form College. The Sixth Form’s Access to A Levels programme is aimed at students who did not initially meet the entry requirements for their chosen courses on leaving school. Access to A Levels gives students the opportunity to… Read more »

Parents invited to information evening

Parents and carers of Year 11 school children will have the opportunity to find out more about the courses available at Barnsley College and Barnsley Sixth Form College at a Parent Information Evening on Thursday 28 September, 6.00pm to 8.00pm. Making decisions on what to do after school can be a daunting task for a… Read more »

Sixth Form prepares James for Navy life

Former Sixth Form College student James Hughes is on course to become one of the youngest commissioned officers in the Royal Navy. The 19-year-old, of Stairfoot, started his Navy training at Dartmouth in May after completing A Levels in Maths, Physics and Geography in the summer of 2016. James believes the experience of studying at… Read more »