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Sixth Form Life

Sixth Form Life

 

Enrichment Programme

The enrichment programme comprises many elements:
  1. Daily tutorial programme during morning registration- led by students once a week.
  2. Weekly symposium for Year 12 - a wide variety of guest speakers are invited through the
  3. year.
    Guests have included:
    Baroness Denise Kingsmill, Labour Peer
    Gwent Police Collision Unit
    Dr Mark Picton from NPower
    Joshua Foundation Childerns' Cancer Charity
    Torfaen Playscheme
    HE Introduction by Aberystwyth University
    PC Mapps
    YASS from the Open University
  4. The YASS programme - the school funds 12 students who follow degree level modules in a range of subjects.
    What is YASS?
    YASS offers able and motivated students an opportunity to get a taste of university study early through The Open University
    There are over 60 exciting modules to choose from, everything from Galaxies, Stars and Planets to An Introduction to Law, giving students the ideal way to extend their knowledge of their A Levels or try something totally new.
    For students planning to go to university, the extra study can help their UCAS applications to stand out.
  5. Leadership opportunities including: Head Team, Prefects,Form Representatives, Toe by Toe and Buddy reading tutors, Sports Leaders, Duke of Edinburgh participation.
  6. Charity fundraising - both for local and national organisations.
  7. Extra-curricular activities such as Chess Club, Sports Clubs, Film Club and Book Club.