Welcome to Barnsley Sixth Form College

Five great reasons to join us:

  • We are recognised as outstanding by Ofsted.
  • The pass rate for our 2018/19 cohort was 99%, with a 100% pass rate in 20 subjects.
  • Last year, our students went on to study at some of the country’s top universities including Cambridge, Oxford, Lancaster, Manchester, Sheffield and York.
  • Our town centre building provides a first-class learning environment for our students.

Latest News


Students focus on the future

Our students have been setting their sights on the career options open to them in the future.

A dedicated Industry Week enabled students to engage with established professionals from various sectors in interactive online sessions.

Kate Dean, Director of Enable Disability and Inclusion Consultants, gave an in-depth picture of the…

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GCSE, A Level and vocational qualifications: summer 2021

As students will be aware, owing to the current pandemic, students’ grades will be determined by teacher assessment this summer. Following a consultation period, exam boards are now able to supply further details of what this entails. Summarised below are some key details which will enable students to understand the…

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Alumni represents Britain’s youth on the world stage

Former Sixth Form College student Dominic Jones has been selected to speak up for the youth of Britain on the global stage.

Dominic is one of the four British delegates on Y7, the official youth engagement group for the G7. The G7 is the forum for the seven most advanced…

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Testing site is now open

Today (Monday 8 March) all of Barnsley College’s Covid testing sites have opened for on-campus students. This includes a testing site at Barnsley Sixth Form College

Tests are pre-booked only. You cannot turn up without being booked in ahead of time. Once you have been booked in, you will receive…

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