A Level Results Success 2016

Monday, 22 August 2016
A Level Results Success 2016

Braintree Sixth Form are once again celebrating an excellent set of results. We wish all of our students the very best of luck as they go forward from Braintree Sixth Form.

Cevennes Trip, 4 – 11 July 2015

Wednesday, 15 July 2015
Cevennes Trip, 4 – 11 July 2015

Our IB students returned from their residential in Cevennes, Southern France, tanned and having really enjoyed their activities - even if the high ropes did prove quite a challenge for some. 

UCAS Launch

Tuesday, 12 July 2016
UCAS Launch

In 2015 99% of our Higher education applicants secured university places, 80% secured their first choice

Year 12 students began their university application process with a Higher Education Launch Day. 

Sociology Conference, Thursday 24 March

Thursday, 21 April 2016
Sociology Conference, Thursday 24 March

On the 24 March, 39 Sociology students visited the Mercury Theatre in Colchester and attended an AQA examination seminar. The morning began by being greeted by Colchester Sixth Form College staff, and students received a revision booklet filled with useful tools and tips. 

New Holland Tractor Plant Trip, Wednesday 3 February

Tuesday, 23 February 2016
New Holland Tractor Plant Trip, Wednesday 3 February

On Wednesday 3 February a group of 32 AS Business and Economics students visited the New Holland manufacturing plant to examine lean production methods which are used there to make this one of the most high performing production centres in the country – one that is highly concerned with sustainability. 

Science After Sixth Form Presentation, Friday 25 September

Monday, 28 September 2015
Science After Sixth Form Presentation, Friday 25 September

Year 12 and 13 science students gathered last week to see Tom Evans, a student from the University of Cambridge, talk about the project which had won him the John Ray Trust Science Prize 2015 and to give an insight into his work and his time as a student at the University.

Wednesday 6 July, IB Results Day

Tuesday, 12 July 2016
Wednesday 6 July, IB Results Day

Students at Braintree Sixth Form are celebrating another excellent set of IB results. The average point score of 34 exceeds international figures and is testament to all the hard work of staff and students. 

Victoria and Albert Museum, Jerusalem Trip, Friday 18 March

Thursday, 21 April 2016
Victoria and Albert Museum, Jerusalem Trip, Friday 18 March

On Friday 18 March, the Year 12 English Literature class had the opportunity to visit the Victoria and Albert museum in London to watch a digitised performance of the play ‘Jerusalem’- a state of the nation play that centres on the rebellious Johnny ‘Rooster’ Byron. 

Poet Visit

Friday, 26 February 2016
Poet Visit

We were delighted to welcome poet and performer Jacob Sam-La Rose for an extended workshop with all Year 12 English students. 

Why The IB Is The Perfect Passport To University

Wednesday, 25 November 2015
Why The IB Is The Perfect Passport To University

In recent years, the International Baccalaureate has gone from being viewed as a niche qualification suitable for only a small group of students, to one that is now both well-understood and well-regarded. And nowhere has that transformation been more apparent than in perceptions of the IB as a route into university.

IB Results, Monday 6 July

Tuesday, 07 July 2015
IB Results, Monday 6 July

Year 13 International Baccalaureate Diploma students at Braintree Sixth Form are celebrating an excellent set of results, with an average point score of 30 exceeding international averages.  

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