Academic

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Senior School Curriculum: A Level options

In the Lower Sixth, students typically choose three or four AS subjects but there is flexibility.

Subjects offered include: Art, Biology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Drama & Theatre Studies, English Literature, Photography, French, Further Mathematics, Geography, History, Mathematics, Music, Physics, Spanish and Technology (product design).

Additional courses include the BTEC National Awards Level 3 in Agriculture, Outdoor Education, Hospitality and Catering, and Sport. A Diploma in Horse Care and Management is also available.

In general, Upper Sixth students continue with three subjects to A2 level. The Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) is also available to Lower Sixth pupils to supplement and challenge those aspiring to go on to university.

Overseas pupils are prepared throughout the Sixth Form for the IELTS examination, which is recognised as a qualification for entry into UK universities.

A LEVEL OPTIONS INFORMATION

A Level results from the last two years:

Sixth Form Options Videos

To view videos or literature of the key subjects that we offer for Sixth Form as well as a perspective on life outside Abbotsholme versus Abbotsholme Sixth Form click on one of the links below:

 For more information on specific subjects, click here. 

To view the Abbotsholme Academic Charter, click here. 

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