WELCOME TO THE YSGOL EIRIAS SIXTH FORM

.

        

"Welcome to the Sixth Form section of our website where you can find out about the wide range of exciting opportunities available to you in Year 12 and Year 13 at Ysgol Eirias.

 

We are a large and thriving Sixth Form of 280 students with a proud reputation for academic excellence, recognised by Estyn.   This is something we constantly endeavour to build on, through a vast range of curricular and extra-curricular programmes. Our size allows us to offer an exceptional range of 32 different courses in addition to those provided through the Conwy Consortium (LINC). However, we also offer individual support through small class sizes and our very experienced teaching and pastoral team.

 

Ysgol Eirias provides a Sixth Form environment which will challenge and support you to achieve your full potential and help you on your journey towards university, employment or further training. For further information or to arrange a visit to the Sixth Form please do not hesitate to contact me".

 

              

                                                                                                                               

Mr S Gavin

Head of Sixth Form

  

Tel. 01492 532025 ext.246

 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                                                


P3 SGN 

Join Us!

sixthformthumbnail

Students Only

Joinus

Information

Infologo

Year 12 & 13 Events

Year 12 & 13 Events (28)

Sixth Form News

14
Jul 2017

Ysgol Eirias Year 12 students have been very actively involved in the Conwy and Denbighshire Seren programme this term.  The Seren Programme is a Welsh Assembly initiative to support students with high GCSE grade profiles to apply for competetive universities and courses.  Our students have engaged with a number of events at some of the UK's most prestigious universities.

13
Jul 2017

Following their AS Exams, Year 12 students have had the opportunity to engage with a wide range of guest speakers as part of the 6th Form Broadening Horizons Programme.  This initiative is aimed at providing students with opportunities to gain contact with representatives from a wide range of vocational and subject backgrounds, so that they can make more informed decisions about their own future pathways. 

13
Jul 2017

Year 12 students participated a wide range of activities in a very successful 6th Form Skills Day on Tuesday, aimed at developing their broader skills of teamwork, communication and co-operation.

14
Feb 2017

EY are a national company specialising in Accountancy and Finance.  They are advertising a one week summer work experience opportunity to get some hands on experience in the sector.  They also offer advanced apprenticeships after 6th form.  For more details please pass on your email address to Mr Gavin.

14
Feb 2017

An exciting research and expedition opportunity for Year 12 STEM students.  Deadline for applications, 9am on Wednesday 22 February 2017

For more details go to: http://blackseamap.com/application/

14
Feb 2017

Wrexham Gwyndwr University is offering degree apprenticeships which is a three year paid professional job combined with an undergraduate degree in their Business School.  Further details at  https://www.glyndwr.ac.uk/en/Undergraduatecourses/AppliedBusiness/

02
Feb 2017

Well done to all the 129 students who have applied for Higher Education courses through UCAS this year.  We currently have 5 students who have accepted unconditional offers, 12 who have chosen their firm and insurance choices and a further 53 students who have received responses from all their university choices. 

02
Feb 2017

Middle temple Open Day – Sat 25th March, for students interested in becoming a barrister.  Seee the noticeboard or ask Mr Gavin for extra details.

Cardiff university ‘How to Get to the Bar’ Conference Saturday 4th March.  Further details are on the noticeboard in S block.

02
Feb 2017

The University of Liverpool have organised a Taster Day on 19th April – please see details on the noticeboard in S block if you intend to register.  If you intend to attend this event, please inform Mr Gavin beforehand to ensure that your absence is approved.  

02
Feb 2017

A reminder that Year 12 mock exams start next week.  Please make sure you are well prepared – this is a valuable opportunity to prepare for the summer exams and could make a big difference to your performance this year.

Page 1 of 2