• On Wednesday 28 June, a group of Year 12 students travelled to the University of Essex to learn more about the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) process, as well as being given the opportunity to ask the ambassadors any questions.

  • Students at Braintree Sixth Form are celebrating our best ever IB results with 100% of students obtaining the IB diploma at an average pass rate of 32.4 points.

  • We are delighted to announce that Scarlett Perrin, a Year 13 student, is one of this year’s winners of the prestigious Diana Award. This is the 20th anniversary of this award and Scarlett is one of only 750 outstanding young people to have won this award from the UK and across the world.

  • The day finally arrived and it was time to say a fond farewell to our Year 13 students. On Monday 3 July students had the chance to celebrate and relax after exam season at the Year 13 Ball at The Fennes, Bocking.

  • On Monday 3 July, our annual Induction Day took place where we welcomed our Braintree Sixth Form applicants for September 2017.

  • On Thursday 22 June our annual UCAS Launch Day took place. The purpose of this day is to give students the chance to explore possible courses for their future but also prepare for the application process itself. 

  • On Thursday 15 June 2017, Year 12 students visited the University of Essex for the Higher Education Convention that was taking place.

So why choose Braintree Sixth Form?

Welcome to Braintree Sixth Form

  • Braintree Sixth Form continues to pursue its original aim when established of providing a traditional, academic curriculum to all the young people of Braintree and the surrounding area, at post-16.

    If you choose to join our Sixth Form we will help you to achieve your potential, in whatever area that might be.

    Our ambition is for our students to ‘be the best they can’ and, where students want to, that they progress to University to maximise their potential. Our students secure places on selective Russell Group university courses, including Oxford and Cambridge. 97% of our Higher Education students secured university places in 2016. Numbers of students also secure highly competitive apprenticeship and internship opportunities.

    Students will receive teaching and learning of the highest standard in order to challenge and stretch students to achieve their academic potential. We offer a selection of A-Level courses and provide a welcoming and personalised learning environment for all of our students.

    In choosing Braintree Sixth Form, you will be joining a supportive academic community. Our excellent pastoral support begins immediately, as you are offered individual guidance through the application process and advice on your selection of courses. Our pastoral team includes the Year Leaders, Student Support Officers and tutors, all available to offer guidance and support. Our Student Council, Student Ambassadors and Student Governors also all play a key and vital role in the management of Braintree Sixth Form.

    Our motto is ‘working together, achieving together.’ We believe that by working together we can produce confident, independent and internationally minded young adults who will be able to flourish at university, in employment and in their future lives.

    Mrs H Sutton
    Assistant Headteacher

    Welcome to Braintree Sixth Form