Welcome to the
Sixth Form

Sydenham High School

Confident futures

Fear Nothing

Nyle ye drede

Welcome

This is the start of the next phase of your educational journey. In fact, it is the most important yet and an essential bridge to university life and beyond.

The Sixth Form experience is rightly described as the best that education has to offer. You will experience a greater freedom and enjoy studying subjects that genuinely interest you, in smaller classes, while forming more mature relationships with your teachers who will support you every step of the way.

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Sixth Form curriculum

Academic

We pride ourselves on our academic success within the Sixth Form. Our girls aim high and achieve excellent results. The wide range of subject choices, taught by dedicated subject specialists, ensures that we support your interests and your potential career path, whatever that may be.

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Pastoral Care

Pastoral

Pastoral support and guidance is of paramount importance in the Sixth Form to bring out the very best in you. We work hard to cultivate a friendly, mutually supportive and aspirational environment in which you’re valued as an individual. The Sixth Form is big enough to be vibrant, yet small enough to be intimate – so that we get to know you personally.

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Sixth Form curriculum

Academic

We pride ourselves on our academic success within the Sixth Form. Our girls aim high and achieve excellent results. The wide range of subject choices, taught by dedicated subject specialists, ensures that we support your interests and your potential career path, whatever that may be.

Read more

Pastoral Care

Pastoral

Pastoral support and guidance is of paramount importance in the Sixth Form to bring out the very best in you. We work hard to cultivate a friendly, mutually supportive and aspirational environment in which you’re valued as an individual. The Sixth Form is big enough to be vibrant, yet small enough to be intimate – so that we get to know you personally.

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Co-curricular and enrichment

Young Enterprise Programme

Explore your entrepreneurial side, working as a team to set up a small business

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Leadership opportunities

Take on leadership opportunities, including Head Girl, House Leader, Charity and Subject Prefects

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Volunteering is an integral part of Sixth Form life

Community Outreach

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Sport

Healthy body, healthy mind. Stay active!

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Performing Arts

Music, drama, dance…  nurture and develop your talents.

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Duke of Edinburgh's Award

Gain your Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award!

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Young Enterprise Programme

Young Enterprise Programme

Explore your entrepreneurial side, working as a team to set up a small business

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Leadership opportunities

Leadership opportunities

Take on leadership opportunities, including Head Girl, House Leader, Charity and Subject Prefects

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Community Outreach

Volunteering is an integral part of Sixth Form life

Community Outreach

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Sport

Sport

Healthy body, healthy mind. Stay active!

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Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Music, drama, dance…  nurture and develop your talents.

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Duke of Edinburgh's Award

Duke of Edinburgh's Award

Gain your Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award!

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Sydenham Stories

Annabelle

I studied A Levels in Maths, Further Maths, Physics and Latin. Always believing that to be successful I had to go to university, Sydenham High helped me discover that this was far from the truth. Now, at 18, I am working at one of the Big 4 accounting firms, working towards being a qualified chartered accountant at 22.

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Sydenham Stories

Annabelle

I studied A Levels in Maths, Further Maths, Physics and Latin. Always believing that to be successful I had to go to university, Sydenham High helped me discover that this was far from the truth. Now, at 18, I am working at one of the Big 4 accounting firms, working towards being a qualified chartered accountant at 22.

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Next Steps Programme

Next Steps Programme

University preparation starts in year 9, so by the time you arrive in the Sixth Form you are already well informed about university opportunities and university study. Students are prepared for Oxbridge, competitive courses such as Medicine, Veterinary Science and Law) as well as apprenticeship schemes such as Accounting with Ernst and Young.

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