Why choose us

Current students speak highly of the quality of teaching and support they receive from their teachers.

St Edward’s are delighted that you are considering studying with us for this important and exciting stage in your education. In our sixth form, we can assure you of a unique experience where academic rigour and excellence is embedded within an environment where relationships between young adults and their teachers are regarded as an essential factor for success. As such, we aim to get to know each of your starting points, encourage your aspirations, enjoy the uniqueness that you bring with you and above all develop your potential. 

We expect you to participate fully in sixth form life, bring your intellect and enthusiasm to your lessons, recognising that participation in a range of activities is the key to you finding the experience that might lead you to making life changing choices. 

There are a wide variety of opportunities available to you: drama productions, trips to Iceland, France, Germany, Poland, sport tours, chaplaincy work, mentoring, senior student team, sport, Young Enterprise Challenge, public speaking, debates, Duke of Edinburgh, retreats, open and taster days at universities. 

Our students follow a range of pathways including going to world ranking British and international universities, outstanding arts institutions, competitive apprenticeships with leading organisations, direct employment and exciting gap years. 

Enjoy reading through the information on our website and I hope that it provides you with necessary information to help you make an informed choice. 

We look forward to receiving your applications.