Dudley Sixth News

Here are the latest news stories from Dudley Sixth.

Dudley Sixth Open Day

Dudley Sixth is holding an Open Day on Wednesday 12th June 2019 for school leavers wishing to study A levels at our A level centre on Ednam Road. We will be open from 4 pm to 7 pm for year 11 students, their parents and friends to look around and find out more about the […]

Black Country MPs and Principals celebrate College’s Week and call for fair funding of FE

The Principals of the six colleges in the Black Country came together today with their local MPs to celebrate the valuable work that is being done in the further education (FE) sector to transform the skills of young people and adults living across the local area. The meeting was the culmination of a range of […]

A night of memories as Dudley Sixth students celebrate their success

Staff and students of Dudley Sixth celebrated the achievements of learners in their annual awards ceremony yesterday evening.  Thirty two individual winners were nominated for awards,  reflecting the breadth of A Level provision at the college.  Awards recognised outstanding individual performance and effort by learners during their A level studies. Family and friends were welcomed […]

Top A level results for Dudley Sixth students

Dudley Sixth College students have again excelled in their A Level studies, with an overall pass rate of 98%, which is above the national average and shows a consistent picture with last year’s results. Most pleasingly this year also saw a 5% increase on 2017 of the number of entries obtaining high grades (A*-C). A […]

Dudley Enhance

The latest addition to the Dudley Learning Quarter is Dudley Enhance, a purpose-built resource centre for you as an A level learner. Packed full of exciting technology and designed to support A level studies, one of Dudley Enhance’s key features is a large lecture theatre which can seat up to 80 learners. There are teaching […]

Top A level results for Dudley Sixth students

Dudley Sixth College students have again excelled in their A Level studies, with an overall pass rate of 98% showing a consistent picture with last year’s results. With more than 1400 individual entries with a high percentage of them achieving higher grades. Dudley Sixth students began their celebrations at midnight when their places at University […]

Dudley Sixth A Level Awards

Staff and students of Dudley Sixth celebrated the achievements of learners in a glittering ceremony yesterday evening. There were thirty individual winners for subject categories covering the breadth of our A Level provision. The awards recognised outstanding individual performance and effort by learners during their A level studies. Proud parents heard David Malone, Assistant Principal […]

Dudley Sixth students celebrate record A level results

For the third year in a row Dudley Sixth’s A level students are celebrating an exceptional set of results having achieved a 98.3% pass rate, an increase on last year’s results, and 0.2% above this year’s national rate. The sixth form centre has also seen a significant rise in the number of students achieving A* […]

Dudley Sixth Welcomes Professor Brian Cox

World renowned start gazer and super scientist, Professor Brian Cox OBE, visited Dudley Sixth on Friday 24 April, as part of the officially opening of Dudley Advance, Dudley College’s new Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Technologies. The launch event focused on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects, building on the government’s ongoing strategies […]

Celebrations at the first Dudley Sixth A level Awards

Since Dudley Sixth opened in 2012 we’ve offered an exciting range of traditional and modern AS and A level courses, providing an important springboard between school and Higher Education or the world of work. At the first Dudley Sixth A level Awards evening students, parents and staff gathered together to celebrate the amazing achievement of […]

Dudley Sixth Students Celebrate A Level Results

Dudley Sixth A level students are celebrating as their excellent performance over the past two years has delivered an unprecedented set of results for the college. With the majority of subjects achieving results above the national average, the class of 2013 has out-performed many other students from across the country in 21 of the 24 […]

Double win for Dudley Sixth at Keele University Awards

Having only been open for less than a year, Dudley Sixth A level centre is already celebrating after picking up two awards at the Keele University ‘Keelelink’ ceremony last night. Kyle Homer, aged 17 and studying A Levels in Biology, Mathematics and Music, won ‘Learner of the Year’ and Sarah Baker, UCAS Co-ordinator at Dudley […]

Building work bang on schedule

Bricks and mortar are now morphing into state-of-art teaching spaces and stylish study areas at Dudley Sixth. Robert Chapman, Director at Dudley Sixth said: “I walked around the building last week and it really is going to be a great place to learn.  “I stood where the lounge is going to be with its large […]

Saving you £££s

When you join us at Dudley Sixth you’ll automatically become a member of our student union. The Students’ Union campaigns for students’ rights, speaks on your behalf and promotes social activities. By joining the Union, you will also have lots of opportunities to travel, volunteer and have fun. And don’t forget, by purchasing a Student […]

Dudley’s New Sixth Form Centre on Schedule for September Opening

An unseasonable warm winter and plans to install a weatherproof wrap on the new multi-million pound A level development, Dudley Sixth, has enabled building work to progress as planned, ready for its official opening this September. The steel structure, concrete stairways and flooring for the two story building on Ednam Road now gives an indication […]

£2m boost for Dudley Sixth

Dudley Sixth, the new sixth form centre opening in the Dudley Learning Quarter in September 2012, received good news yesterday. The centre is to receive £2m grant funding from the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills.  The grant will support the development of specialised Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) resources within the new centre. […]

Construction work officially begins at Dudley Sixth

Dudley Sixth, the new A level centre in the heart of the Dudley Learning Quarter, took an important step forward this week when construction work began at the Ednam Road site. To celebrate the event, representatives from the Dudley Sixth partnership joined together in a symbolic ‘turning of the first sod’ ceremony. Construction of the high […]

Dudley Sixth Form Centre will provide a state-of-the-art learning environment

Young people from across the Black Country looking to further their career plans with an exciting range of traditional and modern A levels will be able to study at Dudley Sixth from September 2012. Work on the new multi-million pound purpose-built sixth form centre on Ednam Road in Dudley begins this month, with the site […]

Dudley Sixth is on Facebook and Twitter

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