Menu

Admissions Criteria

Entry Requirements for Specific Pathways - September 2019

Pathway

Description

Criteria

Academic Pathway

A level Subjects

Students will usually study 3 A level subjects.  A levels are linear qualifications that will be assessed externally at the end of two years.

Six GCSE passes at grade 4 and above, including Maths at a minimum of grade 4 and English Language at a minimum of grade 5, plus the subject specific entry criteria.

 

In most cases this will mean that a student will have at least 3 GCSEs at grade 5, or above.

 

In some cases students will not have taken a subject at GCSE and a related subject may be taken into consideration.

 

Vocational Pathway

BTEC/Diploma subjects

BTEC/Diploma subjects require students to work on internally assessed portfolios and undertake examinations which are essential to passing the course.

 

Five GCSE passes at grade 4 and above, including GCSE English Language and Mathematics, plus the subject specific entry criteria.

 

 

Combination Pathway

Academic and Vocational Subjects

Suitable for students who want to take a vocational course but who are qualified to take at least one A Level alongside it.

 

Five GCSE passes at grade 4 and above, including GCSE Mathematics, plus English Language at grade 5 and the subject specific entry criteria.

 

In most cases this will mean that a student will have at least 3 GCSEs at grade 5, or above.

Twitter

  • 07.13 AM - 15 August 2019 Best wishes to all Deeping students collections their results this morning!
  • 10.11 AM - 12 August 2019 A-Level results will be available to collect from the 6th form centre on Thursday 15th August from 8am. Year 12 students with external examination results to collect may do so from 9.30am.
  • 07.19 PM - 19 July 2019 The end of yet another successful year at The Deepings School. Wishing all of the students, staff and parents a wonderful summer holiday.
  • 07.57 AM - 10 July 2019 Good luck to our team of Year 9 students who are representing the school at the Ryman National Enterprise Challenge finals at Wembley Stadium today. You will be fab! Mrs Taylor