September 2020 – Key Information

Crossley Heath Sixth Form is a small and vibrant community where all students are valued as individuals. We have a long-standing reputation for academic excellence and offer a wide range of A-Level subjects. As a post-16 student you will have access to a wealth of leadership and enrichment opportunities and will enjoy the support of an experienced and committed Sixth Form team.

We welcome applications from both internal and external students and the entry requirements and process are the same for everybody.

Before applying to Crossley Heath Sixth Form, we strongly advise that you read our current prospectus. It will give you a flavour of the school ethos and values and give you precise information about subject courses and entry criteria.

We also recommend that all prospective students come and visit us. Your personal response to the people you meet and the environment in which you will be studying is very important when making decisions about the next two years of your life. If you missed our open day event you can find our presentation from the day here.

If you wish to arrange an individual visit, please contact our Sixth Form Development Manager, Mrs Pennington (

We hope that, having reviewed our prospectus and paid us a visit you will decide to apply to join Crossley Heath Sixth Form. The process is simple and you can access our online application form here. If you wish to read our Admissions Policy, you will find the current version here.

The following table summarises the application cycle for 2019-20

Key DatesEvent Deadline
Saturday 16 NovemberSixth Form Open Day (10am – 12.30pm)
Monday 18 NovemberApplications Open – prospectus and application form live online
Monday 25 NovemberA-Level taster sessions for internal Y11 students
Wednesday 27 NovemberSLT interviews for internal Y11 students
Friday 14 FebruaryDeadline for applications
Before 3 AprilOffers made to internal and external applicants. Letters will also be sent to students not meeting our entry requirements.
Tuesday 5 May Deadline for accepting offers
Early June Confirmation of subjects and further information regarding taster day, transition and enrolment processes will be sent to students holding an offer.
Late June Taster day for external students holding offers
Thursday 20 AugustGCSE Results day and enrolment
Week of 24 AugustEnrolment for ‘late’ applicants – places may be available to those not holding offers who meet entry requirements.
Friday 4 SeptemberInduction day

Should you have any questions about our admissions information, please please contact our Sixth Form Development Manager, Mrs Pennington ( in the first instance.