Sixth Form Admissions

DHSB welcomes applications from students wishing to join the school for the Sixth Form.
Open Evening

Our Open Evening will be held on Monday 3 December 2018. External applicants should attend at 17.00.


Information about our curriculum and examples of super-curricular opportunities available to our students can be found here:

Post-16 Curriculum Information

Year 12 Option Blocks 2019 – 2020

In order to follow a full A level curriculum at DHSB, you need to have achieved an Average Grade of 6.0 or higher from your best eight GCSEs and at least a grade 5 in both English and Mathematics. You can calculate your Average Grade by converting your unreformed GCSE Grades into equivalent new grades as follows:

GCSE Grade Equivalent Reformed Grade
A* 8.5
A 7.0
B 5.5
C 4.0
D 3.0
E 2.0
F 1.5
G 1.0