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Sixth Form Admissions

Welcome to LGGS SIXTH FORM


The 2024 Admissions Cycle

Please see the information below for applications for admission.
This page is updated during the autumn term.

If you have an enquiry about admission in the current academic year, please contact Mrs Stables

email:  j.stables@lggs.lancs.sch.uk
 

Application for Sixth Form Entry

We have a Sixth Form Taster Day each January 

Sixth Form Entry Requirements

Subject Requirements for A level Study at LGGS

There is no entrance exam for our Sixth Form but we require that all students achieve at least 5 GCSE subjects at grade 6 or above, and that they achieve grade 4 or above in English and Maths.

In addition, we have the following requirements for individual subjects:

Subject Essential Preferred
Art Grade 6 Grade 7
Biology Grade 6 Biology or 6,6 in Combined Science and Grade 6 Maths Grade 7 Biology or 7,7 in Combined Science
Business Grade 6 English & Grade 5 Maths Grade 6 Business if taken
Chemistry Grade 6 Chemistry or 6,6 in Combined Science and Grade 6 Maths Grade 7 Chemistry or 7,7 in Combined Science and Grade 7 Maths
Computer Science Grade 6 in Computer Science and Grade 6 Maths Grade 6 in Computer Science and Grade 6 Maths
English Language Grade 6 in English Language Grade 6 in English Language
English Literature Grade 6 in English Literature Grade 6 in English Literature
French Grade 6 French Grade 7 French
Further Maths           Grade 7 Maths Grade 8 Maths
Geography Grade 6 Geography Grade 6 Geography
German Grade 6 German Grade 7 German
History Grade 6 History or Grade 6 English if History was not taken Grade 6 History or Grade 6 English if History was not taken
Maths Grade 6 Maths Grade 7 Maths
Music Grade 6 Music Grade 6 Music
Physics Grade 6 Physics or 6,6 in Combined Science and Grade 6 Maths Grade 7 Physics or 7,7 in Combined Science and Grade 7 Maths
Psychology Grade 6 Biology, Grade 5 Maths and Grade 5 English Grade 6 Biology, Grade 5 Maths and Grade 5 English
RS Grade 6 English if RS was not taken at GCSE Grade 6 RS
Spanish Grade 6 Spanish Grade 7 Spanish
Theatre Studies Grade 6 Drama Grade 6 Drama


If a student wishes to take 4 A-levels, they must have achieved at least four GCSE grades at Grade 8 or above.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Joining LGGS Sixth Form in September 2024

Please follow the Five Steps below which will guide you through the application process.

STEP 1: Attend our Open Evening

Sixth Form Open Evening 


Thursday 2nd November 2023 from 5.30pm - 7.30pm 

We invite students and their families to visit LGGS and find out more about our Sixth Form. You will have the opportunity to talk to subject teachers and current Sixth Form students, and get a flavour for what a very special place LGGS Sixth Form is. You will be able to tour the school and there will be talks from the Head of Sixth Form. You will be able to ask any questions that you may have.

Please register below if you are planning to attend  .Register here for Sixth Form Open Evening

STEP 2: Apply Online

You will find an online application form below:

Application for Admission in 2024 

We look forward to receiving your application.

STEP 3: Receive an Offer

After you submit your application form you will be made a provisional offer.

This will be subject to your meeting our general entrance requirements and any additional subject-specific requirements.  

STEP 4: Attend an Advice and Guidance Meeting

All students who apply to our Sixth Form have an Advice and Guidance Meeting with a senior member of staff where we discuss with you your A-level subject choices.

This is an informal meeting which is intended to ensure you make the right choices and give you the opportunity to ask any questions you might have. If you do not currently study at LGGS then this meeting will be held online, for your convenience.

You will also be invited to a Sixth Form Induction Day in the summer term, after GCSE exams. This will be a great opportunity to meet other students and get to know the Sixth Form staff.

STEP 5: Confirm Your Place

On GCSE Results Day we will confirm your enrolment and discuss any subject changes with you.

If you would like to discuss your application or require further information please do not hesitate to contact us at j.stables@lggs.lancs.sch.uk  or call 01524 581660.

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