Ready to apply?

The application deadline was 15th February 2019.

Contact us if you want to discuss making an application after this date.

Induction days

All students who have applied to join Marling Sixth Form in September 2019, including students currently in Marling School, have been invited to attend an Induction Programme on 11th and 12th of July.

During the Induction Programme students will have a chance to experience some A Level lessons in their chosen subjects, meet fellow students, teachers, tutors and Sixth Form staff, learn about life in the Sixth Form and get a feel for the Marling School campus.

Please note that only those students who have received a conditional offer for Marling School Sixth Form are able to attend the Induction days.

Admission Information

There is no entrance test or interview for admission to Marling Sixth Form: the only academic requirement is that you obtain the grades specified in the admissions criteria. The entry criteria for Marling Sixth Form are Grade 6 or above in five separate, full course GCSE subjects. Students should have a minimum Grade 5 in English Language and Mathematics. Students should also meet individual subject requirements, usually a Grade 6 in their chosen subject if taken at GCSE level. 


Read the full admissions policy below.

Please see the Curriculum Guide below for more information about subjects.




The timescale for the application process is as follows:

15 February 2019 — Initial application deadline

Once you have completed an application form you will be invited to a meeting to discuss the subjects you want to study and will be given a conditional offer of a sixth form place.

March 2019​​ — Meetings to advise on choice of A Levels

March 2019 (rescheduled Discovery Day)

April 2019​​ — Conditional offer letter

11&12 July 2019​​​​ — Induction for prospective students

Thursday 22 August 2019​​ — GCSE Results Day