21/11/22 Round up – Sixth form (Years 11-13)

Sixth Form entry September 2023 – online application

All Year 11 students have been given access to a Year 11 Sixth Form Applications Team. This is to support them in making their Post 16 choices. Access to the online application form for Sixth Form entry September 2023 is available in this team or by clicking the following link:
Sixth Form Application September 2023

Any questions please email Mrs Walton via sixthform@burrow11

Current Sixth form

Year 12 Work Experience week

Monday 28th November to Friday 2nd December

All Year 12 students are to undertake a week’s work experience. You need to be actively looking for a placement. You will need to register your placement via your Unifrog account. Mrs Young will be going into more detail regarding this during a Year 12 assembly. If you are having trouble accessing your Unifrog account please contact Mrs Walton on walton@tahs.net

Sixth Form Finance

The school has been allocated a Discretional Bursary Fund (DBF) which students are able bid into throughout the academic year providing they meet the financial criteria set by the school and outlined in our DBF policy.
For the academic year 2022-2023 students are eligible for funding of up to £400 if their parental income is below £27,000 (proof required) or if they were designated as pupil premium. If a student is a looked after child (LAC) they may be entitled to up to £1,200 of financial support. Students must use this funding to support their Post-16 education. For example, Sixth Form uniform, transport costs to and from school, textbooks, revision guides, course materials, IT equipment (up to £150), educational visits, UCAS application Fee, University entrance tests etc.
More detailed information will be available in the DBF booklet which students can be obtain from Mrs Walton in the Sixth Form office or by emailing sixthform@tahs.org.uk

Year 13 Parents evening

Thursday 1st December 4-7pm. Letters to follow.

TUTOR TIME ACTIVITIES W/C 21st November 2022

Y12: Thomas Character – healthy, happy and mindful
Mon: winter driving tips for drivers and passengers (handout and RAC video to watch).
Mail Online Videos: Top News & Viral Videos, Clips & Footage | Daily Mail Online

Tue: TED talk or debate on current affairs
Wed: wellbeing, wider reading and revision
Thurs: (and all week) work experience final planning where necessary

UCAS Clearing Facts and Tips – Bing video

What Is UCAS Adjustment? – Bing video

How To Choose Your UCAS Firm and Insurance Offer For University – Bing video

Tue – Thurs:  revision time before next week’s trial exams

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