Director of Sixth Form Welcome

    Welcome to The John Fisher School Sixth Form. Having been rated as ALPS: Ouststanding last year, we offer a broad provision of subjects allowing choice and specialisation for all students, yet maintaining a personalised and supportive structure.

    ​​What We Offer

    The Sixth Form is housed in its own building with a dedicated food and drinks server, study area and PC access. It is a vibrant and busy place which encourages students to learn independence and focus in a newly refurbished environment. The School has a long history of welcoming into its Sixth Form those from other schools as well as its own pupils. Students applying from other schools do not need be Catholic.  Students leave us with fond memories and a skill set that has prepared them for the next stage in their life.

    This is what we offer you:

    Specialist teachers with excellent subject knowledge
      ALPS Score: 1-academic excellence in public examination results putting us in the top 10% nationally.
      choice from a wide range of subjects on offer
      Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) on offer for students, with dedicated mentoring from specialist staff.
      A nationally recognised rugby, cross-country and athletics program.
      extension to your academic studies through project work, outside speakers and societies
      preparation and support for the next stage after School, whether this is University, School leavers programs or employment.
      student leadership opportunities, whether this is Head Boy, Prefect or Sport related.
      opportunity to participate in a wide range of activities: from outstanding sport, music and drama and debating, or helping to the run the in school charity, 'The Talk Easy Trust'.
      service to the wider community as part of the school's community service and charities programmes
      belonging to a house
      support from a form tutor within a close-knit pastoral system
      dedicated Sixth Form building, PC access and study areas.
      a UCAS trained pastoral team with time allocated for application and support.

    We offer you a first-rate all-round education and are convinced that you will be very happy during your time at John Fisher.​

    Miss M Kwalombota
    Director of Sixth Form

    Please use the links below to explore what the Sixth Form has to offer.

    Sixth Form Prospectus

    Guided Pathways

    Application Form

    Sixth Form Handbook

    Option blocks for 2019-2021


    Sixth Form Open Evening will be held on Thursday 7th November 2019. Doors Open at 6.15pm. Our speaker will start at 6.30pm. Evening Finishes at 8.30pm