13th August 2020

2020 A-Level Results and Destinations

A-Level results are out and we are delighted to share with you some of the top university destinations our students will be off to in September. It’s been hugely disrupted year for all A-Level students and yet they remained positive, committed and hardworking throughout their last term. Please join us in congratulating our Class of […]

5th August 2020

2020 BTEC Results

We are delighted to share with you our 2020 BTEC Business results, once again demonstrating the high performance of our students, which has increased consistently over the past few years. 95% of students overall achieved Distinction or Distinction*, equivalent to A or A* at A-Level 77% of students achieved Distinction*, equivalent to A* at A-Level […]

30th July 2020

BTEC Business: Why it’s still a great option

From September all schools and colleges (including Oxford Sixth Form College) are moving to a new BTEC Business specification – which includes a small exam element – in place of the old, exam-free specification. But is this new version still a genuine alternative to A-Levels? The answer is a definite “yes”. The new BTEC Business […]

21st July 2020

IFY Results

Our first-ever cohort of NCUK International Foundation Year (IFY) students received their results today and we are delighted to share some extremely good news with you: 50% of academic grades were A*/A 75% of EAP grades were A*/A 50% of Maths grades were A* 50% of Physics grades were A* The International Foundation Year guarantees […]

22nd June 2020

Benefits of small classes

Before the current situation highlighted the need for smaller classes in schools, we have long advocated this approach, teaching an average of four A-Level students per class. We believe that small classes ultimately create a better learning environment, particularly for those who may not be as academically strong as their peers. But how do they […]