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.
Ysgol Eirias is proud to be ranked in the top 10 schools in Wales based on the number of our pupils who secured A* - B grades at A Level and GCSE according to Parent Power, The Sunday Times Schools Guide 2020.
We are a large and thriving Sixth Form of 260 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 30 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
Ysgol Eirias is proud to be ranked in the top 10 schools in Wales based on the number of our pupils who secured A* - B grades at A Level and GCSE according to Parent Power, The Sunday Times Schools Guide 2019.
A Welsh Government Report shows that the Ysgol Eirias Sixth Form adds ‘significant’ value added performance. Welsh Government have developed a set of value-added performance indicators to measure post-16 learner outcomes. The average grades achieved by our learners and the total number of points achieved by each student was significantly higher than was expected based on GCSE data. Both boys and girls added value to their performance compared to expectations
Eirias in the top ten per cent of schools for value added performance. Alps is an independent organisation that provides information on the ‘value added performance’ of schools in their A Level results. Our average performance over the last 3 years is rated in the top 10 per cent nationally and our A Level Quality Indicator score also placed us within the top 10 percent across the full range of ability levels at A Level
Hockey Wales "Shining the light on…" campaign, focused on female coach development and the aspiration for ‘Women to Empower Women’.Read more
Congratulations to Year 12 and Year 13 on receiving their exam resultsRead more
Year 13 student Abby Matthews secured a competitive work placement in a German company.Read more
Thursday 28th January 2021: Virtual Opportunities Event for Year 11 students looking to join the 6th Form
Friday 26th February 2021: Deadline for applications to the 6th Form
June 2021: Higher Education Event for Year 12 students and parents
June 2021: Induction Event for Year 11 students looking to join the 6th Form
Tuesday 24th August 2021: A/AS Level Results Day
Friday 27th August 2021: GCSE Results Day