Sixth Form Pathways

Wood Green School and The Henry Box School offer a joint timetable of Sixth Form lessons allowing students to choose from the most comprehensive range of subjects possible. The full options grid can be found here

For further information about Careers Guidance in the Sixth Form please click here.

We offer two entry routes into the Sixth Form: an A level Pathway and a Combined Pathway.

A Level Pathway:

This is the traditional academic route of A level subjects. Most of our students following this route will go the university.

You can choose 3 or 4 subjects from the list below, and will also study for the AQA Extended Project Qualification.

The A levels are two year courses, with examinations that will be completed at the end of Year 13.

• A level Art and Design
• A level Biology
• A level Business
• A level Chemistry
• A level Drama and Theatre Studies
• A level Economics
• A level English Language & Literature
• A level English Literature
• A level French
• A level Geography
• A level German
• A level History
• A level Mathematics
• A level Further Mathematics
• A level Music
• A level Physical Education
• A level Physics
• A level Product Design
• A level Psychology
• A level Religious Studies
• A level Sociology

Entry requirements:

You will need to attain at least 5 passes at a minimum of Grade 5,including/as well as at least Grade 4 in English and Mathematics. You will also need to meet the specific entrance requirements for each subject. These can be found on our website and in the Subject Profiles section. You will also have the opportunity to resit your GCSE in English and Maths during the course of Year 12 if you do not achieve a Grade 5.

Combined Pathway

The Combined Pathway gives you a greater diversity of choice in your subjects if you wish to pursue more vocational subjects or are unsure if university is the right route for you.

You will be studying 2 A levels at Wood Green School and a Level 3 BTEC National Extended Certificate at Witney College

You can choose from any of the A level subjects, as long as you meet the entry requirements for them.

The Level 3 BTEC National Extended Certificate at Witney College are:

• Applied Science
• Business
• Computer Science / ICT
• Health and Social Care
• Media Studies
• Photography

For full details of these courses at Witney College, please click here

Entry requirements:

You will need to attain at least 5 passes at a minimum of Grade 4, including/as well as at least Grade 4 in English and Mathematics. You will also need to meet the specific entrance requirements for each subject. These can be found on our website and in the Subject Profiles section. You will also have the opportunity to resit your GCSE in English and Maths during the course of Year 12 if you do not achieve a Grade 5.