Sixth Form Admissions

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For Sixth Form Entry September 2021

The Herschel Consortium welcomes Sixth Form applications from current Year 11 pupils at Herschel Grammar School and Baylis Court School, alongside pupils taking GCSEs at other schools. Details of the courses we offer and the entry requirements can be seen in the downloadable documents below - the Course Information Booklet 2021-2022, the General Entry Requirements and the Subject Specific Entry Requirements.

Herschel Grammar School:  Please click here to see a video (Vimeo) of our recent online Sixth Form Open Evening.  The following table will help you access areas of particular interest:

 TIMINGS  What?  Who?
   1’00  -  9’45  Headteacher's Presentation  Ms Rockall
   9’45 - 13’38  Sixth Form Film  
 14’22 - 16’43  Student perspective – reflections from an ex-student  Neha
 16’44 - 19’40  Pastoral support – from our Head of Sixth Form  Mrs Penhale-Jones
 20’26 - 31’46  Explanation of the admissions process  Mr Bourne
 32’00 - 45’50  Live Q&A*  

 * A collection of questions asked on the evening, along with brief responses, are available to download below. 

Undecided about your A Level choices?  Click here for videos from each A Level department to get a flavour of what the learning experience would be like. 

The online application form for Herschel Grammar School is now available - click here.  More information on applying can be obtained from the Course Information Booklet below. If possible, do not submit your application until you have received your predicted grades/mock exam results – but ensure you meet the application deadline of Monday 1 February 2021.

For a flavour of Sixth Form life at Herschel, do watch our Sixth Form film 

To see what our students say about the Sixth Form at Herschel, click to read our “Letter to Sixth Form applicants.”

For queries on sixth form admissions at Herschel, please contact Mrs Stringer on

Applications for Baylis Court School (part of the Herschel Consortium): For information on the sixth form at Baylis Court, please see the Sixth Form tab of their website. 
Please note: only female students can be based at Baylis. For queries on sixth form admissions at Baylis Court, please contact Ms Kasmani on

The deadline for applications to both Herschel and Baylis will be Monday 1 February 2021.

Name Date  
Course Information Booklet 2021-2022 10th November 2020 Download >
General Entry Requirements 2021-2022 10th November 2020 Download >
FAQs on Herschel's Sixth Form November 2020 20th November 2020 Download >
Sixth Form Admissions Policy for Sept 2021 9th December 2020 Download >
Subject specific entry requirements 2021-22 18th January 2021 Download >
Letter to 6F Applicants from Head Girl Head Boy December 2020 18th January 2021 Download >