Sixth Form Entrance Criteria


Entry into the Sixth Form at Christ's School has minimum academic entry requirements:

  • 5 GCSEs at grades 9-5, with an Average Point Score (APS) of 5.0.
  • A minimum of Grade 5 in English andGrade 5 in Maths are required, plus a minimum of Grade 6 in the subjects you want to study. 

Grade requirements for individual A Levels are as follows:

  • Art A Level – GCSE Art grade 6 
  • Biology A Level – GCSE Biology grade 6, or GCSE Combined Science grade 6-6
  • Business BTEC - a minimum of 5.0 APS plus keen interest in the subject area you want to study
  • Chemistry A Level - GCSE Chemistry grade 6, or GCSE Combined Science grade 6-6 
  • Computer Studies A Level - GCSE Computer Studies grade 6 
  • Drama A Level - GCSE Drama grade 6 or higher, or English grades 6-6 or higher
  • Economics A Level – GCSE Maths grade 6 or higher, plus English or a Humanities Subject grade 6 
  • English Literature A Level – GCSE English grades 6-6 
  • French A Level – GCSE French grade 6 
  • Further Maths A Level – GCSE Maths grade 8, plus taking Maths A Llevel
  • Geography A Level – GCSE Geography grade 6 
  • History A Level - GCSE History grade 6 
  • Maths A Level - GCSE Maths grade 7 
  • Media Studies A Level - GCSE English grades 6-6 
  • Music A Level – GCSE Music grade 6 or higher, or proven practical skills at GCSE standard
  • Physical Education A Level - GCSE Physical Education grades 6-6 
  • Physics A Level – GCSE Physics grade 6, or Combined Science grade 6-6, plus taking Maths A Level
  • Politics A Level – GCSE English or a Humanities subject grade 6 
  • Product Design A Llevel – GCSE Product Design grade 6 
  • Psychology A Level – GCSE Combined Science 6-6, or two grade 6s in Separate Sciences. 
  • Religious Education A Level – GCSE Religious Education grade 6 
  • Sociology A Level - GCSE English or a Humanities subject grade 6 
  • Spanish A Level – GCSE Spanish grade 6 

The school reserves the right to review applications where appropriate. 

Progression from Year 12 to Year 13

Students must gain at least an E grade in end of year exams in order to progress to year 13 in that subject.

  • 07:33 AM - 4th December, 2023 The school immunisation team are coming into school to administer the nasal flu vaccinations on 13th December. If you have not already done so, please complete the consent form available via the QR code.
  • 07:08 AM - 4th December, 2023 The PSA are providing mulled wine and mince pies for the Christ's Carol Service, this Thurs 7th Dec, 7pm at Holy Trinity Church, Richmond. We are really in need of donations and a few volunteers to set up and serve. Please e-mail with any offers/help.
  • 10:03 AM - 3rd December, 2023 Mrs Banner, our Chaplain, will be holding Christingle services with year 7 students over the coming weeks. The first two groups took place last week.
  • 08:48 AM - 30th November, 2023 Well done to the Y10 netball team coming 2nd to LEHS in the borough tournament
  • 05:55 PM - 29th November, 2023 Huge congratulations to the U14 Girls Basketball Team who won today’s Borough Tournament🎉 Onto the next round for the London Youth Games🙌🏼
  • 09:46 AM - 29th November, 2023 Incredible stained glass by and students around 'Serious Youth Violence: Forgiveness and Reconciliation' in partnership with , Reyntiens Glass Studio, and with at .
  • 11:05 AM - 28th November, 2023 We're recruiting for a Finance Officer - 30 hours a week. Please see our website for more information, and how to apply. Application forms should be emailed to by 9am Monday 11th December Read more
  • 08:04 PM - 22nd November, 2023 We have once again teamed up with Holy Trinity School for Christmas Tree delivery while raising £10 per tree for our PSA. Please follow the link for the order form and name 'Christ's School' in the questions section. Last date for orders Tues 28th Nov! Read more
  • 06:26 PM - 21st November, 2023 Well done to the Yr8/9 girls basketball team who comfortable beat grey court in a recent borough fixture 🏀
  • 03:57 PM - 21st November, 2023 Necessary post-it notes in a
  • 03:55 PM - 21st November, 2023 This Friday, 24th November, we are having a non uniform day in aid of . Students can come to school wearing their own clothes, Please donate via our Just Giving link or card payments will be available on the gate. Read more
  • 02:19 PM - 17th November, 2023 Christmas cooking club has returned. Interested students should speak to Ms Conteh for more information.