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


Art and Design students have work showcased in exhibition and championed by BBC

A group of our Year 12 A Level Art and Design students have had their work featured in an online exhibition hosted by the Sixth Form Colleges Association (SFCA).

The exhibition, known simply as Fake News, is a haunting reflection on the blurred lines between fact and fiction. It consists of…

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Message to parents and students – 14 May 2021

Face Coverings
I am writing to you in response to the Prime Minister’s announcement on 10th May 2021 about easing some of the Covid-19 mitigations in schools and colleges from the 17th May 2021. Whilst the number of cases is reducing in Barnsley, it is still above the national average.


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Covid procedures update from 17 May 2021

Following the latest lifting of some Covid-19 restrictions by the government from 17th May, the College has also updated its procedures.

Face coverings should still be worn when walking through the communal areas of the College. When sitting down in communal areas with social distancing, face coverings may be removed….

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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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