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Year 12 Admissions

Current BGS Year 11 students should not apply here, but use the internal school process

 

Please see our Sixth Form Prospectus, Admissions Policy and Open Event Newsletter below.

 

Requirements for entry to Year 12

All students entering the Sixth Form follow a two-year International Baccalaureate programme.

Successful candidates must have achieved the following to be eligible to enter Sixth Form at Bexley Grammar School:

A minimum Grade 5 in English Language and English Literature and Mathematics and

A minimum GCSE point score of 44 in their best 8 full GCSEs which must include English Language, Literature & Mathematics.

Point score is based on GCSEs graded 9 to 1.

In addition, the following are requirements for specific subjects

  • Individual Higher subject requirements: Grade 8 at GCSE to study Mathematics; Grade 7 to study Biology, Chemistry, Physics, French, Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish; Grade 6 for all other subjects.
  • Individual Standard subject requirements: Grade 7 to study Mathematics: Analysis and approaches. Please note Mathematical: Applications and interpretation at Standard level is accessible for students with a Grade 5 or above.

The school determines which grades are required when a subject requested has not been taken at GCSE (e.g. Economics, Business Management, Theatre Studies, etc).