Walthamstow Academy Sixth Form is an aspirational and motivational centre of excellence, staffed by passionate, committed professionals who believe in our ethos: to bring out ‘the best in everyone’. Our latest results in many subjects are amongst the best in the country. Walthamstow Academy Sixth Form is rated in the top 25% of providers nationally for progress across A-Level and BTEC.
74% of grades were awarded A*- C thus ensuring that students are able to take up offers at their first choice universities.
There were excellent results in a number of individual A Level subjects including:
- 100% of Geography grades were A*-B;
- 100% of Media grades were A*-B;
- 100% of Art grades were A*-B;
- 92% of History grades were A*-C
- 85% of English grades were A*-C;
- 83% of Physics grades were A*-C;
- 75% of French grades were A*-C;
- 50 % of Physics grades were A*-B.
Likewise, in each of the 4 BTEC Diplomas offered at the academy, nearly every student was awarded a Distinction* or Distinction (equivalent to A*-A). Students taking our BTEC qualifications and provision are in the top 25% of the country.
If you want to join our Sixth Form, you will need five or more GCSEs at grade 5 or above, including English and Maths. We offer a wide range of both vocational skills based BTEC National courses and traditional academic A Levels providing a range of routes to university and careers.
At Walthamstow Academy our aim is to combine academic excellence with outstanding care, guidance and support.
We look forward to welcoming you to a friendly, hard-working Sixth Form whose students have already proved to be excellent role models for the rest of the Academy.