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Sixth form


I am delighted to welcome you to Rivington and Blackrod Sixth Form and we are pleased that you are considering joining us for the next stage in your educational career.   We are proud to say that our Sixth Form is amongst the best 20% of school sixth forms and colleges nationally. We are a well established sixth form with excellent results and our strong performance is underpinned by a professional, dedicated and caring team of teachers and pastoral support.

We have a very clear ethos in our sixth form which puts you at the centre of everything we do. Our key aim is to ensure each student goes on to fulfill their potential. We will work with you personally to encourage you to meet your aspirations and achieve your goals.

Teaching in the sixth form is strong and our students are noted for their academic achievements, achieving grades beyond the national norm. Many of our students progress on to University. This is the result of their commitment and hard work: the support they receive from home and the expertise, dedication and inspiration of Rivington staff who nurture each student to success. In the 2017 results, students at Rivington and Blackrod Sixth Form have received an outstanding set of A-Level Results with 48% of grades at A*, A or B equivalent.

We hope that you choose to join us at Rivington and Blackrod High School.  We look forward to meeting you, welcome you to visit us, and hope to work with you over two of the most exciting years of your life.

Download our 2020/21 Course Guide HERE

Mr P Canning
Director of Sixth Form