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10/05/24

HAO Basketball is up and running. It was a great turn out for our second Basketball session with Nxt Level Coaching.All students really enjoyed the session and are looking forward to next week’s already! pic.twitter.com/PBe30TU2OK

27/04/24

Kinetic Harris Orpington ~ Bromley Cup Winners 2024 🏆🥳 https://t.co/9lTDZaq9LY | pic.twitter.com/DlUdu3WiHk

10/04/24

🎶🎵 Save the date! 🎵🗣🎻🎺📯 🥁🎷🎸🎹 🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic https://t.co/GIydiUQuea

03/04/24

Looking for activities for your young people to do over Easter? The Roman Legion exhibition is still on! Book tickets asap!🐰🌼🥚🐣 https://t.co/4xlttE29qy

03/04/24

🎶🎵 Save the date! Lots of current and former HAO students have learned with over the years. 🎵🗣🎻🎺📯 🥁🎷🎸🎹 🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic https://t.co/Xni0javjA0

03/04/24

Looking for activities for your young people to do over Easter? Book places asap!🐰🌼🥚🐣 https://t.co/OgwZJX4MSq

03/04/24

🎶🎵 Well done to Alisha in Year 9 who performed two pieces at the piano concert on Monday evening last week! 🎹 🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic pic.twitter.com/FXiQ0z5TSP

03/04/24

🎬Interested in how to make a movie?🎬 🎥🎞🎬📽🍿 https://t.co/KeeqyYkFEo

26/03/24

🎶🎵 Register now! 🎵🥁🎻🎷🎺🎸📯 🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic https://t.co/YkfMOxDHB5

26/03/24

🎶🎵 Register now! 🎵🗣🎤🎭 🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic https://t.co/iQ1ycScCOH

25/03/24

🎶🎵 Every penny counts! Twice! 🎵🗣🎤🎭 🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic https://t.co/WDWj6OHJmJ

23/03/24

🎶🎵 Apply now! 🎵🗣🎤🎭 🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic https://t.co/q0gCy5E7He

22/03/24

🎶🎵Book your tickets now!🎵🗣🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic https://t.co/zsbFYWlUTC

21/03/24

🎶🎵 The next online masterclass with Paa Kow is on Sunday24th March, 16:00 – 17:30 via Zoom. Details and RSVP at https://t.co/JoKSafKmR0#HAOmusic 🎵🥁

21/03/24

🎶🎵 Every penny counts! Twice! 🎵🗣🎤🎭 🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic https://t.co/SaJvDY7Koi

21/03/24

🎶🎵 Register now! 🎵🥁🎻🎷🎺🎸📯 🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic https://t.co/OjHErsm4s8

21/03/24

🎶🎵 Indulge in listening to some great music! 🎵🗣🎤 🎼 🎵 🎶Never too late to listen in.#HAOmusic https://t.co/SBxcMsYVkj

21/03/24

🎶🎵 Would you like to participate in an ensemble this year? Go to BYMT between 9-11th April in the Easter holidays and have a go! 🎵🗣🎻🎺📯 🥁🎷🎸🎹 🎼 🎵 🎶#HAOmusic https://t.co/sKD6AMgbmZ

03/02/24

Thank you for attending and giving our students a chance to explore more career options

31/01/24

Our first cohort to talk future aspirations with our guests are Year 9. pic.twitter.com/0evKYXQWej

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Sixth Form Course Directory & Entry Requirements

Every student joins Harris Orpington sixth form with their own unique set of examination results and future goals.

Final Sixth Form Prospectus 24 25To accommodate this, we offer a choice of three pathways to ensure students receive an education that is personalised and right for them.  give you the education that's right for you. Each pathway has a different set of entry requirements (see below).

  • A Level Pathway
  • Mixed Pathway
  • Vocational Pathway

Please click below to view/download the Course Directory for 2024 to find out more about all the courses we offer in the Sixth Form.


 

 

 

 

Sixth Form Entry Requirements 2024

Course Level

Requirements

3 A Levels

A minimum of seven grade 5s in full course GCSE subjects. No vocational subjects allowed.

4 A Levels

Must have a grade 8 average in GCSEs.

3 A Level / Vocational Level 3 Combination

 

Combination minimum of three grade 5s and two grade 4s at GCSE or merit or above in an equivalent subject related to course choices. Students must choose two vocational subjects and one A Level. For the A Level, students must have the minimum subject-specific requirements.  

Vocational Level 3 subjects

A minimum of five grade 4s at GCSE or equivalent, with at least a Merit or grade 4 in a relevant equivalent qualification.

 

A Levels require a grade 6 in a relevant GCSE subject.

Extended writing A Level subject students will need at least a grade 5 in English Language.


Subject Entry Requirements

Applicants applying to the Harris Orpington Sixth Form will attain the required entry-level standard.  These are shown below.

Enrolment from the age of 17/18 is at the discretion of the site Principal who will take into account the student's most recent academic results. In most cases, students will only be accepted onto Vocational Level 3 courses unless there are exceptional circumstances.

Subject

English Lang

Maths grade

Relevant subject

Other requirements/information

Art

5

-

At least a grade 6 at GCSE

Must bring a portfolio to course discussion meeting.

Biology

5

6

 

Must attain an overall grade 6 in Biology if doing separate sciences or a 6/6 in the Trilogy exam.

Extended writing subject.

Chemistry

5

6

Must attain an overall grade 6 in Chemistry if doing separate sciences or a 6/6 in the Trilogy exam.

Extended writing subject.

English Literature

6

-

Students will need a combination of at least grade 6 in English Language and English Literature

Geography

5

5

At least a grade 6 at GCSE

Extended writing subject

History

5

-

At least a grade 6 at GCSE

Extended writing subject

Maths

-

7

At least a grade 7 at GCSE

-

Modern Foreign Languages

5

-

At least a grade 6 at GCSE

-

Physics

5

7

Must attain an overall grade 6 in Physics at GCSE if doing separate sciences or a 6/6 in the Trilogy exam.

Extended writing subject.  Students must also study A Level Maths

Psychology

5

5

Not required but if taken, grade 6 at GCSE

Extended writing subject

Religious Studies

5

-

At least a grade 6 at GCSE

Extended writing subject

Sociology

5

5

Not required but if taken, grade 6 at GCSE

Extended writing subject.

Vocational Science

5

5

Must have a grade 5/5 for Trilogy Science (double award) or at least a Merit at Vocational Level 2

 

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