Information for Weatherhead students interested in joining our sixth form in September 2022

Take a virtual visit

Applying to study Level 3 qualifications in Sixth Form is an important decision for every student; being able to get a sense of Sixth Form life here at Weatherhead, finding out about what we offer and hearing from our Sixth Form students is an excellent first step in making the right choice.

This section of our website includes:

  • A presentation from Miss Byrne, Director of Sixth Form
  • ‘Meet the Team’ videos from the dedicated Sixth Form Team
  • A welcome from our Head Girl
  • Subject specific information videos from Key Stage 5 specialist teachers
  • An electronic version of our Sixth Form Prospectus

We do hope that browsing through this information, and watching the videos, will mean that you find lots of interesting and useful information about life at Weatherhead Sixth Form.

In the meantime, should you have any queries or concerns regarding Sixth Form, please do not hesitate to contact a member of the Sixth Form Team.

Prospectus and Course Guide 

Meet the Sixth Form Team

Subjects at Sixth Form

Expand this section to watch subject specific information videos from our KS5 specialist teachers.

Want to know more about a subject?

Our library of subject specific resources, designed to prepare students joining our sixth form, can help you explore a subject in more detail.

This table shows the new UCAS Tariff Points for some popular qualifications.
Extended Project Qualification AS level A level New Tariff points BTEC Subsidiary Diploma BTEC Certificate
    A* 56 D*  
    A 48 D  
    B 40    
    C 32 M  
A*     28   D*
A   D 24   D
B A   20    
C B E 16 P M
D C   12    
  D   10    
E     8   P
  E   6    

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Contact the Sixth Form Team


0151 631 4401