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Welcome to our Sixth Form






           Cockermouth School Sixth Form is a popular and successful place that offers all of
           our students the highest quality educational experience; an experience founded on
           superb teaching, strong support and hard work.


                                                  recognised as being one of the highest-
                                                  performing Sixth Forms in the country
                                                  and the diverse range of destinations of
                                                  our students reflects the fully inclusive
                                                  nature of our school. Whether your
                                                  aim is to attend Oxford, Cambridge or
                                                  other top universities; or to achieve a
                                                  high-quality apprenticeship or well-paid
                                                  local employment, we will support you
                                                  and stretch you to achieve your very
                                                  best. All students are valued equally at
                                                  Cockermouth School.
           Our Sixth Form is a vibrant place and
           we are proud of the energy and positive   Our Sixth Form team are dedicated to
           contributions that our students make to   helping students maximise their potential
           our school. We have high expectations   whilst here. The advice and support that
           of our Sixth Form students regarding the   our students receive is of the very highest
           work they must do to achieve academic   quality and enables them to succeed
           success and we are clear that they play a   in all areas of Sixth Form life. We value
           role in leading the school community and   the specialist teaching that is integral to
           being role models for younger students.   academic success and we also challenge
                                                  our students to enrich their experience of
           We are a high-achieving Sixth Form     Cockermouth School by supporting our
           and we are delighted with the academic   school and local community. For us, true
           achievements of our students; whether   success is measured by what is achieved   “The advice and support that our students
           they follow a traditional route of A Levels,   both inside and outside the classroom.
           or take advantage of the vocational                                          receive is of the very highest quality.”
           courses that we offer. The progress    Dr Rob Petrie BSc PhD
           made by our students is such that we are   Headteacher


                                   inspirational learning through exceptional and stimulating teaching

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