Sixth Form Admissions
sixth form admissions - september 2020
Whilst the school building is currently closed to pupils, staff and visitors, we are continuing to assess candidates for entry into Radnor House Sixth Form in September 2020, using a remote online assessment.
If you are interested in entry into the Sixth Form in September 2020, please make an enquiry by following the button below:
We understand that choosing the correct Sixth Form environment is an important and sometimes difficult daunting task. Your years in the Sixth Form are a time of great development, discovery, fun and challenge; you will discover and learn a great deal and be faced with new choices and opportunities that will excite and motivate you. Making the correct decision now will help shape the person that you become; our environment will enable you to choose the path that will bring guide you to happiness, success and fulfilment.
If you are considering entry into the Sixth Form in September 2021, we would be delighted to invite you to our Sixth Form Open Evening on Wednesday 23rd September 2020.
This event will provide an opportunity for prospective pupils to gain an insight into Sixth Form life at Radnor House. The evening will begin with an address by the Head, Darryl Wideman and the Director of Sixth Form, Peter Nathan at 7.00pm, followed by a tour of the school with some of our current Sixth Form pupils, who will take to you about life at Radnor Sixth Form. Refreshments will be served from 6.30pm and there will be opportunities to talk to academic staff who will be on hand to advise you on A Level options throughout your visit.
To secure your place at our Sixth Form Open Evening on Wednesday 23rd September 2020, click the button below and complete the short booking form:
Candidates are invited to apply in the Autumn term of Year 11 and places are offered based on expected grades at GCSE and satisfactory completion of the admissions procedure.
Registration is now open for September 2021. Registration Forms can be downloaded below:
Application and Assessment Details
Once the Registration Form is received, applicants will be invited to undertake two interviews, with the Director of Sixth Form and the Subject Leader of one of their subject choices. In the interviews, they will be expected to talk about their personal statement submitted with their application form. They will complete a computer adaptive cognitive ability test. A reference and predicted grades will be requested from their current school.
Late applications will be considered at the discretion of the Registrar.
The Radnor House Twickenham entrance criteria is made up of five equally weighted components:
- A minimum of seven GCSE passes at Grade 6 or above, including English Language and Mathematics, with the expectation of Grade 7 and above passes in subjects to be studied at A level.
- An interview with the Director of Sixth Form based on your completed registration form (available in the downloads box)
- Subject-specific interviews with the appropriate subject leader
- A computer adaptive test (Alis)
- A reference from your current school
Further information about admissions dates for 2020 entry can be found here: Sixth Form Key Admissions Dates 2020
Assessment afternoons are held on various dates during the Autumn and Spring Terms. Conditional places will be offered subject to the results of the entrance procedure and will be based on expected grades at GCSE.
Late applications will be accepted if places are available and assessments will be arranged on receipt of the registration form and fee.
If you receive an offer and choose to accept it, you should consider yourself as a Radnor House student and are therefore able to take advantage of our teachers' experience and expertise. You will also be able to meet with the Director of Sixth Form to discuss your chosen A Level Options.
On i/GCSE results day, you will be required to inform us of your results and bring your official results sheet with you on your first day in the Sixth Form.
Our Sixth Form Open Evenings takes place every year during the autumn term. It is an opportunity to meet with A Level subject teachers, tour the facilities and hear from the Director of Sixth Form about the vision and aim for the Sixth Form.
Further information about life in the Sixth Form can be found here: Sixth Form
The full range of the A Level subjects we offer can be found in this Sixth Form Brochure: