We will inspire and support you to be the best that you can be, studying with us is just the beginning of your story!
Experience a new independence, discover a self-belief for who you want to be and be super excited about your future potential.
Our friendly, specialist staff can give you a much or as little help as you need during your time at college.
A fresh start
Sometimes you just need a clean break to become the person you were destined to be. Starting college is the perfect opportunity to break free and become that new person!
Our diverse student community means that you will meet lots of new people of different ages, backgrounds and interests, so you can enjoy making lifelong friendships!
Most of our lecturers are industry savvy and are experts in teaching 16-18 year olds. They have lots of valuable experience and knowledge to pass onto you.
College is a more mature and relaxed environment than school and you are treated like an adult. You’ll be on first name terms with your lecturers so no more Sir and Miss! You can also start to make your own decisions.
Your timetable will be very different to school. You will have a lot more free time to take part in extra-curricular activities, study, or get extra money and work experience with a part-time job.
College is a very different learning environment to school. You may even become more inspired and have a new motivation to work towards your future goal in a college environment.
A college can offer a much wider choice of A-Level subjects, plus vocational courses in lots of different subjects and at different levels.
You will have the opportunity to take part in lots of different activities outside of the classroom to boost your confidence and help you develop your skills and personal qualities.
A college can invest in an extensive range of industry-standard facilities to give you the skills and knowledge to prepare for university or employment, and can also offer subjects that need specialist facilities.
Ranked 8th top performing sixth form nationally
*Based on 90.5% achievement rate for HSF - extracted from the amalgamated data for EPNE, DfE National Achievement Rate Tables (2018-2019)
Rated Good by Ofsted
Recognised regionally and nationally for our high-quality approach to careers education
Access to an Honours Programme to support applications to top universities
Students were recently challenged to create an innovative logo that would be used as part of an exciting new safeguarding and wellbeing initiative
May 9, 2022
Hartlepool Sixth Form students are celebrating after an impressive showing at the Association of Colleges (AoC) National Championships.
May 3, 2022
Our students were given an insight into the opportunities available to them when they leave sixth form as part of National Careers Week 2022
March 18, 2022