Welcome to Barnsley Sixth Form College

Five great reasons to study at Barnsley Sixth Form College:

  • We are recognised as outstanding by Ofsted.
  • The pass rate for our 2016/17 cohort was 99%, with a 100% pass rate in 21 subjects.
  • We are the top college in Yorkshire for overall student satisfaction.*
  • Last year, our students went on to study at some of the country’s top universities including Bristol, Sheffield, Manchester, York and Leeds.
  • Our £18m Sixth Form building provides a first-class learning environment for our students.

*Department for Education Learner Satisfaction Survey 2017

Latest News


New Principal for Barnsley Sixth Form College

Barnsley Sixth Form College has announced the appointment of Denise Jelly as its new Principal.

Denise replaces Liz Leek, who has taken up the position of Vice Principal for Curriculum at Barnsley College.

Denise was previously Head of Faculty for Sixth Form, GCSEs and International at Nottingham College.

She has…

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Schools Newsletter – Spring Term 2018

Download the BSFC Schools Newsletter Spring Term 2018

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Milly’s wise words for students

Our students had a date with a best-selling author when local writer Milly Johnson paid us a visit.

Milly read extracts of her fourteenth novel, The Perfectly Imperfect Woman, which was published in February.

She also gave the students various tips on how to get ahead in life and be…

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Summer Lane pupils get Sixth Form insight

A group of pupils from Summer Lane Primary School experienced College life during a visit to the Sixth Form College.

Ten pupils had the opportunity to sample A Level study when they participated in activities centred around graph theory in mathematics. The pupils were guided by tutor Gavin Stewart and…

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