We’d love for you to join us at West Buckland School, and we hope the information below will assist you with the admissions process


We want to make it as easy as possible for you to join us. Take the following simple steps to help you decide whether West Buckland is the place for you.

Keep an eye out for our next Sixth Form Open Evening or call our Admissions Department to book a bespoke visit.

Sixth Form Prospectus

If you would like to view or order a copy of our Sixth Form prospectus then head over to our Prospectus page.

Sixth Form Prospectus

You're Always Welcome

We host regular Open Events.  Please check out our Open Days page here, for upcoming events or contact our Admissions office to find out more.

However, Every day is an Open Day at West Buckland and we would encourage you to contact our Admissions team to arrange a visit.

In the meantime, take a tour of our outstanding Sixth Form facilities.

Register Your Interest

Registering with us signals that you wish to proceed with arrangements for entry. We will then contact you to schedule the Entrance Assessment.

To access the registration form and begin the process, please click here. Alternatively, the registration form can be found on the bottom of this page if you prefer a paper copy.

Entrance Requirements

We have many students who join us in the Sixth Form and we stipulate that students should be aiming to achieve a minimum of five (i)GCSE passes at Grade 5 or above (Grade 4 for IBCP programme), including Maths and English.

Students will be invited to present their most recent school report, their predicted grades at GCSE (at the end of the Autumn term) and may be asked to have an informal interview with the Headmaster.

NB All students need to be registered with the school in order to proceed with the entrance process.

Sixth Form academic, sport, art, music and drama Scholarships are available all year around. For more information,

please click here.

Receiving an Offer

If your application is successful, you will be given a conditional offer to start in West Buckland Sixth Form for the following Autumn.  This will be confirmed on receipt of your GCSE results.

When your place has been confirmed, you will find all the information and forms you need, in the link below.

Sixth Form New Starter Info

Additional Information and Forms

  • Registration Form - Sixth Form