Collingwood College 6th Form

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COLLINGWOOD COLLEGE 6th Form

A High Performing Specialist Technology College


COLLINGWOOD SIXTH FORM WELCOMES STUDENTS WITH A DESIRE TO ACHIEVE Students at Collingwood Sixth Form enjoy their time in a supportive environment where success is nurtured and celebrated. We believe in guiding and empowering our students to develop. Our Sixth Form is a friendly, stimulating and exciting place to be. We are incredibly proud of our students’ success and hope you will join us for the next stage of your education. Collingwood Sixth Form offers you: • Outstanding academic results • A wide range of academic and vocational subjects to choose from • On-going personal support • Leadership opportunities

•E xcellent progression into higher education, apprenticeships and employment •M any opportunities to be involved in a fun, vibrant and welcoming student community.

•A strong emphasis on personal development Mr Chris Webster – Senior Assistant Principal Post 16

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Collingwood Sixth Form has an outstanding record of academic success We provide excellent teaching, outstanding results and positive, supportive relationships between staff and students. You will be challenged to achieve your potential by experienced and specialist subject staff who know you as an individual and are committed to your success. You will be treated as an adult, encouraged to take on more responsibility and become independent. We offer a rich and flexible curriculum where a wide range of student talents and aspirations are catered for. You can select from many academic and vocational courses to develop an individual package to suit your personal interests and career goals. You are more than a number at Collingwood Sixth Form; your individual success is at the heart of everything we do.

SUCCESS “ The great teachers were an important reason for me coming to the Sixth Form. I really like the small class sizes and that teachers know you well and treat you as an adult.� Wade


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“ My personal tutor is really friendly and easy to talk to. She helped me make decisions when I was stuck and has given me the confidence to believe that I can actually do what I want to do for a career� Jessie

WE WILL SUPPORT YOU TO EXCEL AND TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR FUTURE Our highly experienced pastoral staff will provide you with the best personal and academic support available in order to realise your dreams. You can expect individualised, first rate guidance for the next steps after College. Information and advice are provided on careers, employment and progression to higher education. Our seminar programme includes a range of speakers and workshops to ensure that all students are fully prepared academically, financially and personally for their future. The majority of our students progress on to higher and further education and the College has an excellent track record in ensuring that students get their first choice of university. Help regarding all aspects of the university application process is provided and there are specialist programmes and activities for those likely to be applying to Oxford or Cambridge or Russell Group Universities. We ensure that students choosing an apprenticeship or direct employment career path are equipped with the necessary employability skills and qualifications to take the next steps.

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EVERY COLLINGWOOD STUDENT HAS THE OPPORTUNITY TO DEVELOP THE SKILLS THAT WILL HELP YOU BECOME A LEADER Employers, universities and community organisations are impressed by the leadership qualities of our students and their willingness to contribute to their student community. There are opportunities to develop leadership skills through activities such as peer mentoring, organising whole school activities and membership of the Senior Prefect Team. We value student views and Sixth Form leaders play an important role in working with students, staff and governors to develop and enhance all aspects of College life. In our vibrant and friendly school community, students drive what we do and the way we do it.

“ You are encouraged to be more independent and also to think of yourself as a leader of others.� James

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WE OFFER YOU A RICH, FUN AND FULFILLING STUDENT LIFE WITH OPPORTUNITIES TO EXPLORE NEW THINGS, EXTEND YOUR INTERESTS AND DEVELOP PERSONALLY Collingwood offers a wide range of extra-curricular enrichment activities that enable you to add breadth and depth to your learning experience, whilst also making a contribution to your community. Students embrace activities ranging from Freshers’ week fun to challenging overseas expeditions. Trips to local, national and international locations include Los Angeles, New York, Vietnam, China and Iceland. Popular enrichment activities include musical productions, the Sixth Form Revue, Young Enterprise, the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme, sporting competitions and charity work.


“ Sixth Form has helped me develop academically and as a person. I know it was the right decision for me.� Ramin


Collingwood College Kingston Road, Camberley Surrey GU15 4AE 01276 457600 tc@collingwood.surrey.sch.uk

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