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


IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Beware of a hoax email circulating to parents

Good afternoon,

We are aware there is a hoax email currently being circulated that appears to have been sent from HM Government asking parents in receipt of free school meals to submit their bank details to ensure they continue to receive support.

The email…

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Halima reaps research placement benefits

Student Halima Shreef has gained valuable experience and skills to supplement her studies, thanks to a Nuffield Foundation research placement.

Halima took part in a research placement in the Metabolic Bone Unit at the Northern General Hospital in Sheffield, which proved an ideal accompaniment to her A Levels in Biology,…

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Rowan’s return inspires students

Our students were treated to an in-depth insight into the world of film and television from award-winning director and screenwriter Rowan Athale.

Rowan, a former student at the Sixth Form College, progressed from being a runner on a film production set, to making television adverts for TV before writing, directing…

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Drama students set to tread the boards

Our Drama and Theatre Studies students are to stage a triple-headed show with proceeds going to Hallam FM’s Cash for Kids campaign.

The show will include three 20-minute long performances and will take place on Thursday 5 December, starting at 7.00pm, in the EnRich Auditorium at the Sixth Form College….

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