Welcome

We are very proud of the Sixth Form at Harrogate Grammar School and the outstanding achievements of our students. Students and the school have achieved record-breaking results with an average of 60% of grades being A*-B over six consecutive years. In this prospectus you will read all about the broad range of high quality courses and all the unrivalled, additional opportunities available to our Sixth Form students.

With our welcoming atmosphere, modern facilities, outstanding teaching and excellent results we stand by our REACH values and core purpose – offering excellence for all. We will support you in a successful route to university or employment. Everybody is valued as an individual and treated as one. Whatever your plans and interests we are here to help you to achieve your goals.

Young people who join our Sixth Form benefit from all the opportunities that come from being part of a very large and successful learning community. There are many additional opportunities to develop leadership, to volunteer and to enhance your employability within one of the highest performing comprehensive schools in the country.

It is a recipe of academic excellence, strong community and provision of enriching activities that makes our Sixth Form such an outstanding place to work and learn. The Sixth Form is a fresh start for everybody and each year we welcome many students from numerous schools as well as from Harrogate Grammar School main school. Our team of staff and peer mentors help to ensure that everybody settles in.

We would be delighted to see you at our annual Open Evening or Open Afternoon. Alternatively you may contact us at any time to arrange a visit.

Ben Twitchin

Director of Sixth Form