6th Form Admissions

Admissions Process

Pate’s Sixth Form Open Evening will be held on Tuesday 26th January 2021. Doors open from 5.00pm, with presentations at 5.30pm and repeated at 7.00pm.

It is a great chance to view our new Sixth Form centre and library, to meet staff and chat to current sixth formers.

Everyone is welcome, there is no need to book in advance.


Applications to join Pate’s in September 2021 can be made on line through the website from Wednesday 27th January 2021 until Friday 26th February 2021.

Conditional offers will be sent out before Easter.


Any questions can be addressed to Sixth Form Manager on sfm@patesgs.org



Sixth Form Admissions Requirements

We will look at the top eight predicted GCSE grades, using the following points system:

Grade A* A B C 9 8 7 6
Worth 8.5 7 5.5 4 9 8 7 6


Entry into Year 12 will require a minimum of 57 points from the top eight GCSEs. A minimum grade of 5 is required for English and Maths.

"Coming to Pate's in the 6th Form was the best decision I ever made!" (Year 12 Pupil)