Admissions – Sixth Form

Thank you for your interest in Settle College Sixth Form. If you have a question about post-16 education, please email Mr S. Murphy on and he will get back to you as soon as possible.

Sixth Form students at Settle College enjoy a wide range of courses, staff who have rigorous expectations and who help young people to achieve them, and rates of progress over several years has seen many progress to Oxbridge and Russell Group universities as well as highly competitive apprenticeships.

We work with students in developing the gifts they possess, whatever they may be, so that they are well prepared to take their place in the adult world confidently.

Sixth Form Prospectus 2021
Application Form 2020


Progress and Attainment

The following link shows how Settle College Sixth Form has performed:

In addition to the information provided in the link:

November 2020 English and Maths resit progress


English – 100% progress in improving their GCSE grade.

2 candidates moved from a Grade 3 to 4.

2 candidates moved from a Grade 4 to 5 and

1 candidate moved from Grade 3 to 5.


Maths – 60% improved from their summer grade.

1 student went from a Grade 3 to a 5

1 student went from a Grade 3 to a 4

1 student went from a Grade 4 to a 5

1 student went from a Grade 6 to a 7

2 students remained at a Grade 4



Over the past few years retention from year 11 to Year 12 has been on average 39%

In the 2020/21 academic year, retention was 43%


Retention from Year 12 to Year 13 in 2020 was 97% (1 student left)