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


Black Lives Matter

At Barnsley College and Barnsley Sixth Form College, our aim is to transform lives.

We are proud to be a diverse learning community which welcomes students from all over the world. The death of George Floyd has left us shocked, saddened and angry. We are fully supportive of the Black…

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Covid-19 update – 21 May 2020

I hope you are keeping safe and well during these challenging times.

Following on from the Prime Minister’s announcement on Sunday 10 May, over the past few weeks preparations have been underway for colleges to prepare to begin some face-to-face contact with Year 10 and Year 12 pupils who have key exams…

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Online Introduction to Sixth Form for new students

Dear Prospective A Level Student
We understand that this is a difficult time and want to reassure you that your application and future plans are important to us.

We know that you will be keen to move on to studying A Levels and want to support you as much as…

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Information on how GCSE results will be awarded this summer

Since the Secretary of State for Education announced that the 2020 exam series in England would be cancelled to help fight the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) have worked quickly to develop a process which fairly recognises students’ work and makes sure they get…

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