Sixth Form Life

Thrive Not Survive 

Our Sixth Form students will be encouraged to become confident, intellectually-curious, independent thinkers and life-long learners.  Our dedicated tutorial programme will support students during their time in the sixth form and also prepare them for life after Trinity.  Over the course of their time in the sixth form students will receive support and guidance that covers five broad themes.  The themes and examples of topics are show below.

Well Being

  • Consent
  • Road safety and driving
  • Healthy living
  • Drugs and alcohol

Money Management

  • Types of bank account
  • Loans and savings
  • Budgeting
  • Pensions
  • Mortgages
  • Money pitfalls e.g. payday loans, pawning, rent to buy

University and Careers

  • Careers evenings
  • Oxbridge evening
  • University evenings for parents
  • How to apply and use UCAS
  • Trips to open days
  • Writing the personal statement
  • Understanding university finance
  • Transition to university day

Work

  • Public speaking
  • CV writing
  • Interview techniques
  • Debating
  • Work shadowing

Leadership

  • Head Boy / Girl
  • Prefects
  • House Captains
  • Mentoring
  • Societies
  • Politics
  • Lectures
  • Current affairs

We are particularly excited about our Sixth Form lecture programme.  We have a wide range of speakers committed to visiting Trinity School including a former Chief Executive of the Football Association, an Oscar winning costume designer, the youngest member of the House of Lords, and the former head of one of our intelligence services.

Sport

Sport and teams will be an important part of the Sixth Form at Trinity School.  Time for sport will be blocked on the timetable to enable students to keep fit and active, and for our sports teams to take part in fixtures against other schools.