Welcome to our co-educational Sixth Form. We are an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, and our two-year programme prepares students for the IB Diploma.
Here we provide an overview of the IB, more information our curriculum and how the IB Diploma is structured.
There’s also the opportunity to find out more about Sixth Form life from our past and present Sixth Formers and also learn more about the bespoke package of support we provide our students during the transfer to Higher Education.
We warmly welcome applications from students currently at other schools, alongside our transferring Year 11 students. Our usual deadline for application is 7th December each year, however late applications are welcome.
For more information, please contact the Sixth Form Admissions Team firstname.lastname@example.org or 01732 365125 ext 222.
Latest News from the Sixth Form
Hannah in Year 12 attended a Geography Masterclass on Environmental Responsibility at Corpus Christi College in Cambridge where she attended a series of lectures and gained an insight into life at Cambridge.
Year 12 student Eve won a place at the Women in STEM conference at Cambridge University. She was selected to take part in the end of conference debate and shares her new view on plastics in her review of the event.
Three year 12 students interested in studying a Philosophy degree were nominated to attend a Philosophy enrichment day at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge on Monday 25th March 2019.
Our Year 13 IB students have been submitting their CAS portfolios and blogs for moderation and it’s fabulous to see the wide array of projects they’ve been involved in. Projects have included sport coaching, hiking in the Peak District, arranging a skydive, organising a food bank collection and helping in primary schools…
Year 11 and 12 welcomed student representatives from Queens College, Cambridge who gave them an insight into their studies and life at Cambridge. They also provided some useful tips on the application and interview process.
On 19th March, Students in Years 12 and 13 welcomed back alumna Livvy Edwards to speak about her experiences studying and working in the Film industry. This forms part of a series of ongoing talks by inspirational alumni.
Well done to our Under 19 Gymnastics Trio Annabelle, Liv and Rebecca, who traveled up to Fenton Manor in Stoke to compete in the Gymnastics Milano Trio National Finals.
The gymnasts just missed out on placing for a medal and finished fourth nationally, which is a fantastic result!
MedSoc members enjoyed a visit from Dr Pearson, a TGS alumna, who provided them with an insight into her work as a Senior House Officer in Gastroenterology.
Year 13 IB Students will be exhibiting their art work at Royal Victoria Place, Tunbridge Wells.
The artwork, created in response to personal interests and investigations inspired by the world around us, will be on display from 14th March - 23rd April.
Thanks to our sponsor, The Japan Foundation, and past help from the Sasakawa Foundation we are able to run a lunchtime speaking club run by a Japanese mother tongue speaker. Students have also benefited from new textbooks, kanji books and exercise books.