Admissons 2017

THE SIXTH FORM CURRICULUM 2017/2018

We offer a multitude of ways in which to build on GCSE successes and specialise in curriculum areas that inspire lifelong interest, learning and careers.  In Year 12 each student is expected to study 3 academic subjects at A Level.  In addition, all students are encouraged to undertake further study to broaden and strengthen their skill set, such as: The Extended Project Qualification, meaningful work experience or additional subjects to enhance their academic portfolio.  There is an excellent range of subjects on offer in the sixth form and further details of these can be found in the prospectus.

You will find that we are a happy and successful school. Our students have high expectations of themselves and we are proud of their achievements. 

There is an excellent range of subjects on offer in the sixth form and further details of these can be found in the prospectus.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS TO THE SIXTH FORM

As a basic entry requirement to join our sixth form, you must have achieved at least 6 GCSE subjects at A* to B including:

  • At least a Level 5  in English 
  • At least a Level 5 in Mathematics 
  • The specific entry requirements for each of the subjects is listed within the course guide.

APPLICATION TIME LINE for 2017 ADMISSIONS

External Student Open Morning:

Wednesday 18th January 2017 9-11am

KC4U Closed for Applications:    

Friday 10th February 2017

Internal Student Interviews:

w/c Wednesday 4th January 2017

External Student Interviews:

w/c Monday 6th March 2017

APPLICATION PROCESS

All students are asked to apply through UCAS Progress (KC4U), please click on the link below;

https://www.ucasprogress.com/provider/79630/the-norton-knatchbull-school (CLOSING 5pm FRIDAY 10th FEB)

Once our application process on line has closed (Friday 10th February 2017) please contact our Student Support Manager, Mrs Thompson  nthompson@nks.kent.sch.uk

Within your email please supply for the following information:

  • Full Name (as per passport)
  • Date of Birth
  • Postal Address
  • Contact telephone number
  • Current School
  • Copy of most recent report inclusive of predicted grades at GCSE
  • Any qualifications already secured
  • Subjects you are wishing to take at A Level at NKS

Applications for outside of Kent, please contact our Student Support Manager, Mrs Thompson  nthompson@nks.kent.sch.uk.  Including the information listed above.