Sixth Form News

UCAS Convention 2018 - posted 10th Jul

On Friday 29th June, our year 12 students travelled to the University of Bedford in order to sample the wide range of universities from across the UK that came to promote themselves at the UCAS event.

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Shadow Day 2018 - posted 21st Mar

An important reason on why Sharnbrook Academy (SA) encourage all prospective students to take up the offer of a shadow day, is that in 2018, 81% of students believed it helped them to make informed decisions about their A level/BTEC course choices. In 2017 the figure was 70%. Without question, shadow days play an important role in the post 16 decision making process. 

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Great Ormond Street Hospital for a day - posted 21st Feb

For my work experience I went to the Human Resources department at Great Ormond Street Hospital for a day. This was not an area of work that I was familiar with but in October I ‘took over’ the learning and development branch of HR as part of takeover day which I really enjoyed. Although I only did a day’s work experience during the week I have done multiple other days at GOSH over the last couple of years including taking over the pharmacy and learning and development (as mentioned previously) and going to a life skills day at Morgan Stanley.

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My NCS Journey: - posted 9th Jan

My name is Amy Tyley and I am writing this article to inform you of my amazing NCS journey. It all started this summer before my exams when I signed up for a four week NCS programme in order to have something to look forward to and help me to get through the much dreaded exam season.

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The New Coffee Shop - posted 23rd Oct

6th form students at Sharnbrook Academy are benefiting from new facilities this term. The coffee shop is open throughout the school day and offers a wide range of hot and cold food. From flat whites to mochas, speciality teas to hot chocolate, The Coffee Shop is bringing a taste of the high street to the 6th form.

The coffee shop has provided a great environment where 6th form students can work and relax.

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