Sixth Form Admissions for August 2017
How do I apply?
If you wish to apply to Wreake Valley Sixth Form please download either the
WVA Internal 6th form application form if you are a student at Wreake Valley Academy or the WVA External 6th form application form if you are currently studying at another school. The application form should be completed and returned to Sixth Form Admissions, Wreake Valley Academy, Parkstone Road, Syston, Leicester. LE7 1LY or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org Alternatively you can collect an application form from the Sixth Form Centre Office.
If you are applying from another school you might want to apply using UCAS Progress. Search for Wreake Valley Sixth Form and follow the application process as explained by UCAS Progress.
We have strict entry requirements for a place in the Sixth Form and additional criteria for English Literature, Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. For details please see
WVA Sixth Form Entry Criteria
Important dates in the Sixth Form Admission Process
|January 31st 2017 – final date for all applications.||You will receive a letter acknowledging receipt of your application.|
|February/March 2017||You will receive a letter inviting you to attend an interview.|
|End of March 2017||If your application has been successful, you will receive in writing a letter offering you a place at Wreake Valley Sixth Form on the condition you achieve the entry requirements.|
|Monday 3rd July and Tuesday 4th July 2017||Year 12 Induction Days|
|Thursday 24th August 2017||GCSE Results day|
What happens when I have applied?
Your application will be processed and in February or March you and your parents will be invited to attend an interview with a member of the Senior Leadership Team to discuss your subject choices in greater depth. Your attendance, Attitude to Learning, mock results and assessments will be taken into consideration; as this will provide an indication of the grades you are likely to achieve in the summer. When your courses have been agreed you will be made a conditional offer for a place in the Sixth Form.
What happens once I have my Results?
The GCSE results are issued on Thursday 24th August 2017. You will be invited to attend an enrolment interview where we will discuss your results and you will make your final subject choices. Your attendance, Attitude to Learning, punctuality and commitment to learning will all form part of the decision to offer you a firm place. If you are applying from another school you will need to bring documentation confirming your exam results.
Can I apply to Wreake Valley Sixth Form if I attend another school?
Wreake Valley Sixth Form welcomes external students. All applicants must meet the entry requirement and an offer of a place is dependent on references from the applicants previous school.
You can download the application form from the link below. The application form should be returned to:
Sixth Form Admissions, Wreake Valley Academy, Parkstone Road, Syston, Leicester. LE7 1LY
or emailed to email@example.com . Alternatively you can collect an application form from the Sixth Form Centre Office.
If you have any concerns regarding your applications please contact either
Belinda Nuttall, Assistant Principal or Karen Stirk, Sixth Form Centre Manager on
0116 264 1080.