The Sixth Form College, Solihull is a centre of excellence for 16-19 education, helping young people to stretch their potential. The Sixth Form College, Solihull is a centre of excellence for 16-19 education, helping young people to stretch their potential. Our excellent reputation has been reinforced by Ofsted; following inspection in 2013, Ofsted declared the College to have “a harmonious learning culture” and “a strong emphasis on high expectations and aspirations”.  The Results section of the College website provides some evidence of our success. Our Mission Statement declares that our College is for people who: ASPIRE - INVEST - RESPECT We ASPIRE to be outstanding: academically, professionally and personally. We INVEST fully in all we do, knowing that the more effort we commit the more benefits we can access. We RESPECT each other, ourselves and our environment. These principles underpin all the policies and regulations which manage how we work together as students, staff, parents and governors. The culture and ethos that these values sustain create the capacity to transform life chances, enabling all of us to stretch our potential to the full.  

About Us

We are proud of the opportunities and expertise that we can offer to young people in Solihull and the surrounding area. Our curriculum, staffing and resources are all targeted on getting the best for you in an environment designed especially for you. The range of courses we offer is outstanding, and our track record of supporting students through university application is second to none. We are small enough to ensure that everyone gets the individual attention they need to succeed, but big enough to offer a full range of truly specialist course options. If you work hard and commit to your studies, our results over recent years show that you can be really confident of doing well and securing a good place at university or work. Here is what makes us an outstanding choice for post-16 education: dedicated college for 16-19 year olds excellent academic achievement levels with high pass rates outstanding teachers with expert knowledge outstanding support for progression to university or employment a huge variety of subjects available (42 at A Level and 8 BTEC Diplomas) great flexibility of A Level subjects superb facilities and specialist resources outstanding support from student welfare to financial advice academic coaches for all students a broad enrichment programme, enabling students to have a rounded learning experience

Facilities and Resources

The College provides state-of-the-art facilities and high quality resources.

There is an excellent Library and Learning Centre, with more than 30,000 resources, including books, DVDs, computers, and scanners. With a backdrop of parkland, it provides a tranquil setting.

The College Refectory includes a Food Court, serving a range of hot and cold food, as well as a Coffee Bar and Internet Café.

 Science subjects have specialist laboratories, modern languages boast multi-media language labs and dance operates in a modern dance studio. Classrooms also have IT facilities and data projectors aiding a range of teaching methods.

Recent additions to the campus include refurbished studios for Drama and Performing Arts, as well as outstanding Music facilities, including a recording studio. A new Art & Design School has also been opened in recent years and this houses a range of Art and Design options with specialist resources.

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