Sixth Form

Admission to Prendergast Sixth Form - September 2024

Online applications for September 2024 are now closed. Applicants can expect to hear from us by email with updates and information about their application.

Enrolment: Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd August 2024

Start of Autumn Term 2024
Y12 students - Wednesday 4th September 2024
Y13 students - Thursday 5th September 2024

Admission to Prendergast Sixth Form - September 2025

Our Sixth Form Open Evening will take place on Tuesday 8th October 5.30-7.30. Further information on this page nearer the time. Online applications for 2025 open in October 2024.

If you have queries about sixth form admissions, please email n.mason@prendergast-school.com or call 020 8690 3710 x3050.

Who can apply for Prendergast Sixth Form?

We welcome applications from Year 11 students from the Leathersellers' Federation of Schools and from external applicants. For information about our curriculum offer minimum entrance requirements and subject course requirements for 2024, please see our 'KS5 Subject Handbook 2024-26'.

All students seeking admission to the Sixth Form must achieve the minimum entry criteria for entry into the sixth form.

At Prendergast Sixth Form the minimum entry criteria is a GCSE Average Points Score (APS) of at least 5.2 if they wish to study A Levels.  Students should also meet the subject requirements for access onto specific courses. 

If a student does not achieve an APS of 5.2, they will be able to follow a BTEC programme.  BTEC courses require an APS of 4.2, along with the subject requirements for access onto specific courses.  Students need to have achieved at least a grade 4 in Mathematics and English Language to enrol in the Sixth Form.

Please see our admissions policy on our policies page for more information regarding admissions to the sixth form, including our over subscription criteria. 

Which subjects can I study? Click here for subject options and subject requirements

Prendergast Sixth Form is the right choice for you if you want to:

  • Gain excellent grades at A level, BTEC and Cambridge Technicals
  • Go to a top research-intensive university or art college
  • Benefit from the individual help and guidance of excellent teaching staff
  • Become an independent learner
  • Develop into an articulate, confident and successful young adult

You will benefit from:

  • A wide range of option choices
  • Excellent higher education and careers guidance
  • Dedicated Sixth Form Study Room
  • Sixth Form Common Room

Nathan Mealor
Head of Sixth Form