Presentation by Sharon Phillips Principal.  Outstanding pass rates  Outstanding teaching  Outstanding student support  Outstanding student progress

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  • Presentation bySharon Phillips Principal

  • Outstanding pass ratesOutstanding teachingOutstanding student supportOutstanding student progressBroad and exciting curriculum

  • 16 to 18 focusSpecialist A level collegeSpecialist A level teachersBreadth of curriculumPreparation for university and careersSupport and independenceThere is much stronger progress by students in sixth form colleges than by those in other post-16 providers - Ofsted

  • What makes King Eds different is the teachers: theyre always there for you

    lessons have been a joy. The teachers are passionate about their subjects and will go the extra mile to help you if you are struggling

  • Great teachers change lives and you have made a significant contribution to the direction of our daughters life path

    Thank you for your support, encouragement and endless patience

    My son was delighted to be with other students who wanted to work and learnwe are particularly grateful that King Edwards was able to diagnose his dyslexia and to give him help in dealing with it

  • 99.2% pass rate31% A*/A grades65% A*/A/B Grades89% A*/A/B/C Grades35 subjects with 100% pass rate31 subjects with A*/A/B pass rate 60% or moreOver 150 students got 3 or more A grades

  • 888.3868.3868.2762727.8673.5568.6565.6King Edwards1033.4Dudley average741.7Nat average744.9

  • For sporting typesDevelop your talentsAthleticsBasketballCricketResistance trainingFootballGolfHockeyNetballRugby

    Bar mock trialBridge clubChess club PhotographyDebating societyCollege magazineEngineering education schemeDuke of Edinburghs award

  • Music dance and dramaSomething completely differentChamber choirTheatre productionsCostume making and designDance companyJazz BandOrchestraString ensembleWind band

    A.N.I.M.E. ClubScuba divingGlee Appreciation ClubFreakEdDr Who ClubMuggle Quidditch ClubThe ApprenticeArt Appreciation SocietyRussian

  • Extended project AQA BaccalaureateHE+KE+Oxford summer schools and residentialsCambridge summer schools and residentialsUniversity master classesNational Youth TheatreRBS project

  • Over 120 trips and visitsMore than 3 000 students220+ daysLocalUKWorldwide

  • Careers adviceUCAS adviceWork experienceSchools experienceVoluntary experienceYoung enterpriseDuke of EdinburghManagement interactive conference

  • AberystwythAstonBirminghamBristolCambridgeCardiffDurhamExeterKeeleLeedsLeicesterLoughboroughManchesterNottinghamOxfordSheffieldWarwickYork

  • Russells Hall Hospital Pharmacy Halifax BS HSBC Folkes Worton Chartered Accountants Worton Rock Accountancy Wolverhampton Lawn Tennis Club

    Dudley MBC Royal Navy Royal Naval Air Service Barratt Homes Grant Thornton UK LLP British Telecom FTC Kaplan Lovell Partnerships Ltd

  • Induction processPersonal tutorLead TutorSubject workshopsCollege counsellor Additional learning supportPhysical and sensory support16-19 bursary scheme

  • Excellent Sports HallPlaying fieldsExcellent LibraryTwo state of the art Computer SuitesNew Mac suiteRefurbished and modernised science labsNew internet cafeWell maintained buildings

  • 1550 applicants for 850 places last yearApproximately 1000 offers made70% from Dudley Metropolitan BoroughRemainder from surrounding areaWorcesterKidderminsterWolverhamptonSandwellWest BirminghamBromsgrove

  • Application form and reference from school - due date 27 January 2012Early offers to some applicantsInterview for the majority of applicantsAfter interview remainder of offers madeTwo phases of offersSome students offered waiting list placeAppeals process to Governors

  • More placesFewer early offers based on grades aloneEarlier refusal decisionsMore interviewsSix choices on application form

  • Theres no point in applying I wont get inYouve got to have at least an A in all of your subjectsIts an exam factoryThey dont care about you

  • Exciting, challenging, inspiring teachingSupport for successEnjoyable and enriching experiencesThe best starting point for a future career



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