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Options at 16

What can you do or get into next with the grades you are expecting for your GCSEs?

  Options depending on grades
  Where are the opportunities – map and links

When you click or tap on any of the links below, be aware that these are just broad guidelines. It’s important to check the entry requirements on the website of the next school or college you are thinking of going to. Links to these below!

You could also explore the ‘Options Explained‘ pages on this website.

  I will get entry grade qualifications instead of GCSEs
  I will get mainly grades 1 – 3 for my GCSEs
  I will get mainly grade 4 for my GCSE subjects
  I will definitely get above grade 4 for all my GCSEs

Map of Sixth Forms and Colleges in the area

Map of local colleges and sixth forms

It’s very important in making your choice, to think about and explore: 

  • how far it is,
  • how long it takes to get there and
  • whether you can get there in the first place!

Links to local colleges and schools to check grades:

Sixth form/A levels: most local alphabetically

Sixth form/A levels: other opportunities alphabetically

Colleges in the local area alphabetically:

In addition to the colleges below, Colfox and Beaminster and Yeovil College also offer partnership courses which may be an interesting local option if you’re looking at going to college. You can access this on:

or  if you are a student at either Beaminster School or Colfox Academy, contact:

  • For Beaminster: Mr See or Mr Donovan
  • For Colfox: Mr Farrow or Mr Teasdale

Other colleges in the area: