Learning at Thomas Gainsborough Sixth Form is supported not only by the excellent teaching but the recently refurbished and updated facilities.
State of the art computer and media suites, including the use of iMacs, supplement well resourced teaching rooms and an outstanding library. Our Physical Education facilities include a four court sports hall, gymnasium, fitness suite, swimming pool, dance studio and floodlit Astroturf.
The Media suite comprises of a fully working TV studio including a fifty foot green screen. Science, Technology and the Arts also enjoy specialist facilities ideal for post 16 learning. Dark rooms, photography studio and dedicated Sixth Form art studio complement well resourced laboratories, workshops and IT support facilities.
The Wayman and Long Law Suite, and Walter Wright Accountancy Suite offer a unique opportunity to access exclusive work placements, as well as the possibility of higher apprenticeships or a potentail Law training contract.
You will enjoy greater independence in managing your own learning and time in the Sixth Form.
To support and enhance your experience students will have independent use of the teaching and sporting facilities; four dedicated Sixth Form study areas, including our reading room; prioritised access to the dining areas before the lower school and, if students are meeting the required academic standards, Home Study Agreements can be arranged.
Our Sixth Form Course Guide will give you detailed information about the different courses we offer and the GCSE qualifications and grades required. It will also provide you with additional information to help you make informed choices and the support available to help you make the correct decisions. You may wish to specialise in specific subject areas or you might want to choose a wide-ranging study programme; both routes are possible.