Thank you for considering Newton Abbot College Sixth form for your studies. Our mission here at Newton Abbot College is to inspire, support and challenge every individual to be better than they ever dreamt they could be.
Our Sixth Form continues to be the ‘Sixth form of Choice’ for both Newton Abbot College students and many others. There are approximately 250 students at Newton Abbot College Sixth Form, and includes students from Torbay to Exeter who are joined by international students; making for a thriving, exciting and dynamic environment. These students come to us because we can offer a wide range of choice, a friendly atmosphere, very high quality teaching and a sound preparation for higher education or employment. We are proud to say that our Sixth Form offers an inclusive contemporary curriculum with a wide range of courses: A levels; BTECs; Applied General Qualifications at level 1, 2 and 3.
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Newton Abbot College Sixth Form has a distinctive atmosphere where students are happy and relaxed. They enjoy their lessons and speak highly of the relationships they have with teachers who they believe are extremely supportive. Small class sizes mean our students feel that their teachers know them well and can meet their needs.
Dyrons House, our Sixth Form Centre, offers a large student common room with catering facilities and access to ICT and Wi-Fi, it is also home to our Hair and Beauty studios. Students have lessons across the College site giving them access to specialist high quality resources; study centre, science laboratories, drama studio, art studio, music studio, design areas, outstanding catering facilities and dining area. We also access excellent sports facilities through Newton Abbot Leisure Centre which provides access to its fitness suite, swimming pools and gymnasium. This is in addition to playing fields and all weather facilities.
We believe that every individual will succeed when studying an appropriate course supported by an experienced Tutor and rigorous monitoring system. We aim to offer a high quality education to students at a crucial period in their lives. We have a good examination record and a significant number of our students go on to take up places at university, while others go directly into apprenticeships and employment.
We believe that our Sixth Form offers a wide range of opportunities, which broadens horizons and challenges individuals to contribute to the College and wider community.
We hope that our online prospectus will communicate what we have to offer you as a potential Sixth Form student.