Sixth Form

At Colton Hills, our Sixth Form embodies the very heart and spirit of our local community, we take pride in our staff and our students who have fostered a place of safety and security for all; helping us gain recognition as a School of Sanctuary. We support our students in a welcoming environment, providing every opportunity for development and growth.

Our Sixth Form aims to provide outstanding quality education, offering a holistic package that helps to nurture students for the future, at Colton Hills Sixth Form we offer:

High quality learning across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects, developing a greater understanding of careers, life-skills and PSHE.

A guaranteed approach to supporting your future; “Colton Hills Sixth Form has one of the highest retention rates in the city.”

Bespoke advice and guidance that will see your reaching your aspirational goals; "89% of our 2018 Year 13 students went on to study at University or started a degree level apprenticeship"


Colton Hills Community School is dedicated to offering a variety of opportunities for all of our students. As part of our Sixth Form programme we publish and share a wide range of apprenticeships and traineeships that will help you to achieve your true potential. To get a glimpse at what options are available, click here to find out more.

Applying to Sixth Form

Approaching Sixth Form and choosing the right subjects can be a challenging decision for most as this crucial stage will help determine your future prospects. It is therefore vital that you are fully informed and aware of all the options available to you, as well as the implications on your future career opportunities.

We have therefore designed a comprehensive Sixth Form Pack which will guide you to select the appropriate progression route for your future. If you do need more guidance with your options, please don’t hesitate to get in touch and we will be able to help you reach your true potential.

If you would like to begin your journey towards higher education with us at Colton Hills then please download our application form below. You can now upload your applications to our digital servers by clicking on the link below.

Drag or select files to upload; Please make sure to put your full name and Year group (Y12 or Y13) in the file title. I.E: John Smith Y13 - History Summer Project. Make sure to wait until the file has fully uploaded.

Current Students 

In order to get the most out of your time in the Sixth Form, we recommend following our "Steps to Success" guide, this document includes everything you need to know about your time here at Colton Hills such as times of the day, dress code, academic support sessions and more; the document also includes what is expected of you in order to reach and exceed your true potential. Students are also expected to access Microsoft Teams for updated information and assignments from subject teachers, follow the links below to access our Sixth Form Teams.

Sixth Form files