Why Gumley's Sixth Form?
Personal and Academic Excellence
The Sixth Form at Gumley House FCJ is unlike anything you will have experienced so far. It provides the perfect opportunity to begin carving out your future: there are a broad range of courses on offer to complement your future ambitions, enhanced by an enriching extra-curricular programme, designed to help you stand out from the crowd. At Gumley, we know how to get ahead.
Choosing the right Sixth Form isn’t easy, but let us tell you why we think the Gumley Sixth is the perfect place for you…
- Highly specialised teachers are experts in their field
- An array of courses are on offer to suit every need and ambition, and teachers with a wealth of experience matching students to the right course
- Outstanding careers guidance and access to practical experiences: from interview preparation and leadership programmes to work placements and higher education visits
- Learning experiences which expend beyond the classroom including trips, visits and events, volunteering, leadership roles, mentor programmes, working in the main school and many more
- Partnership with the local community, businesses, organisations, families, schools, universities and the local parishes extend and enhance learning and enrichment opportunities
- The Gumley Scholars’ Programme is an exclusive programme tailored to meet the needs of high achieving students, preparing them for progression to Oxbridge and Russell Group universities or esteemed job placements
- A dedicated transition programme which supports the move from secondary to post-16 education, for internal and external applicants and ensures all new students are warmly welcomed to The Sixth
- Dedicated pastoral teams and network of supportive staff ensure everyone is supported both academically and socially.