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sixth form

(in England and Wales) the most senior class in a secondary school to which pupils, usually above the legal leaving age, may proceed to take A levels, retake GCSEs, etc.
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I was very close to not staying on at Sixth Form and that would have totally changed my career.
Heart of England sees itself as a Sixth Form that helps to create and shape futures.
GOSFORTH Academy Sixth Form offers students comprehensive choice, specialised support and outstanding opportunities.
However, what makes the Sixth Form special is the amazing community of students and the phenomenal support that teachers provide.
The all newAll Saints Sixth Form College - a collaboration between Enterprise South Liverpool Academy (ESLA) and The Academy of St Francis of Assisi which are both part of The Liverpool Joint Catholic and Church of England Academies Trust - will be a bespoke separate facility based on the current ESLA campus.
Working with Sixth Form students offers one of the biggest challenges, but also one of the biggest opportunities for school librarians.
HARTLEPOOL Borough Council's Chief Executive Gill Alexander, who is the chairman of a review of further education across Tees Valley, said merging Hartlepool College of Further Education and Hartlepool Sixth Form College, would be hugely beneficial.
A SCHOOL in Birmingham has pulled the plug on plans to axe its sixth form after pupils rallied together to put a stop to the money-saving move.
MONMOUTH School and Haberdashers' Monmouth School for Girls view the sixth form as an important transition between school and university.
A CAMPAIGN to spare a newly formed Flintshire sixth form from the axe continues to gain momentum with hundreds of supporters turning to Facebook to add their support.
Education Minister, John O Dowd, has visited Beechlawn School in Hillsborough where he officially opened their new sixth form centre.
Travel Business Review-August 17, 2012--SOUTHAMPTON -Study shows sixth form colleges achieve better results at A-level than traditional school sixth forms(C)2012] ENPublishing - http://www.