We are seeking your views on the following aspects of the 2021-22 admission arrangements for the above. This consultation runs for 6 weeks from Friday 20 December 2019 – Friday 31 January 2020.
If you wish to comment on the proposed changes to the 2021-22 admission arrangements please email firstname.lastname@example.org by 31 January 2020 at the latest
All responses will be considered by the GFM admissions committee. To view the draft policy please click here.
Considerations for this policy change have been as follows:
Bay House School & Sixth Form
Sixth Form Admissions Arrangements 2021-2022
Change of wording on Q & A regarding entry requirement to cover expectations for all pathways To now read:
Q: What are the entry requirements
A: A minimum of 6 standard GCSE passes (grade 4-9), with a strong pass (grade 5 or higher) in at least 4 (students following the alternative pathways require 2 strong passes and 4 standard passes).
Remove criteria (b) to align with 3-6 and 7-11 admissions
- B: Students considered by the Governors’ Admissions Committee to have exceptional medical needs that relate to Bay House Sixth Form (a medical report will be required)
Added Q & A regarding attendance to highlight the expectations regarding attendance to read:
Q: What is expected with regard to attendance and absence
A: It is an expectation that all students attend and be punctual to lesson and attend 100% of all aspects of their
course. Attendance will be regularly monitored throughout and failure to maintain good attendance will be discussed with tutors and the head of sixth form. If sufficient improvements are not made, other measures may be imposed.