OHA6

The Sixth Form of Ormiston Horizon Academy will open in September 2013, providing up to 100 16–19 places for students. This exciting opportunity will support our students in their journey of education and equip them with the right skills in their transition to adulthood, encouraging independence and confidence in a familiar environment whilst providing personalised pathways to success.

We offer a balanced curriculum, including both traditional A Levels and vocational routes to allow students a personalised journey from Post-16 education to preparing them for Higher Education or towards a careers path. As part of their two-year programme, students will undertake a work experience placement. During their time at Ormiston Horizon Sixth Form students will be supported by the Director of Sixth Form, who will monitor both the academic progress and pastoral welfare of each student.

A Level Subjects currently on offer:

  • Art and Design
  • Photography
  • Design Technology
  • Geography
  • English Language and Literature
  • Science

Vocational Courses:

  • Interactive Creative Media Subsidiary Diploma (BTEC)
  • Interactive Creative Media Extended Diploma (BTEC)
  • Business Subsidiary Diploma (BTEC)
  • Health and Social Care Subsidiary Diploma (BTEC)
  • Sport Subsidiary Diploma (BTEC)
  • Sport Extended Diploma (BTEC)
  • Other courses are available on request

Ormiston Horizon Academy Sixth Form provides opportunities both in and out of the curriculum. Alongside their chosen courses, students will also select from a range of enrichment activities:

  • Duke of Edinburgh
  • COPE (Level 3)
  • Sports Leadership
  • The Extended Project
  • Peer Mentoring
  • Sixth Form Ambassador

Students in the Sixth Form will be an integral part of the academy community providing support and guidance to younger students a well as creating their own Hub of Learning for Sixth Form studies.