Prospectus, Courses & Entry Requirements


Sixth Form Prospectus 2020 21 Cover Page

Our Prospectus, along with our Subject Specific Prospectus is available at the bottom of this page.

Qualifications Offered

A Level Qualifications

ART – Fine Art or Art Craft & Design, Graphics, Photography (3 Seperate A Levels)
Business Studies
Computer Science
Design Technology
English Language & Literature Combined
English Literature
Film Studies
French and German
Further Mathematics (Studied alongside Mathematics A Level as a 4th subject only)
Government & Politics
Media Studies
Music Technology
Philosophy, Religion and Ethics
Physical Education
SCIENCE – Biology
SCIENCE – Chemistry
SCIENCE – Physics

Vocational Qualifications

BTEC Extended Certificate in Business
BTEC Extended Certificate in Creative Media Production
BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Sport
BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Sport
BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate in Applied Science

Entry Requirements

Entrance Criteria and Enrolment Update April 2020

Ravens Wood School is unable to reserve places for students planning to sit exams in September if they have not met the entrance criteria on enrolment day for their chosen courses. Should students meet our entrance criteria following the results of any September exams, we will review if places can be offered, which will depend on our capacity to enrol further students at this time.

A Level Qualifications

5 GCSEs at Grade 5 or above, including Grade 5 in Mathematics and Grade 5 in English Language and/or Literature. A minimum of a Grade 5 is required at GCSE in the subject students propose to study at A Level (see detailed subject criteria in the Subject Specific Prospectus).

Students will be asked to select 3 subjects to study at Ravens Wood, with those who achieve highly at GCSE offered a 4th subject; the Extended Project Qualification will also be offered to some students. All courses run as linear, 2 year A Levels.

Vocational Qualifications

4 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above, including Mathematics and English Language and/or Literature.

Further Information

Please contact Mrs H Sims, Sixth Form Administrator, should you require any further information. Tel: 01689 856050 Ext 225

Prospectus and Subject Specific Prospectus Download

Sixth Form Prospectus 2020-21
Subject Specific Prospectus 2020-21