Alsager School

Sixth Form Key Dates


Key Dates for Year 12

6th October Transition point grade home to parents

3rd November Assessment point 1 grades home to parents

Week commencing 6th November GCSE Maths and English Resit exams

16th November Year 12 Parents Evening

11th January GCSE Maths and English Resit results

5th March Careers talk for parents – UCAS and apprenticeships

9th March Assessment point 2 grades home to parents

14th March Manchester Higher Education Convention trip for all students

Week commencing 23rd April Year 12 Exams

18th May Assessment point 3 grades home to parents

4th June Year 12 Resit Exams

22nd June Resit data home to parents

29th June Nottingham University Open Day trip for all students

4th July (SPIRIT Week) UCAS application Day for students

5th July (SPIRIT Week) Drive Survive Day for all students

11th July Sixth Form Fancy Dress sponsored walk (12.30pm – 3.00pm)

During the year students are encouraged to take advantage of University open days, taster sessions and subject specific lectures.Throughout the school year there will be a number of assessment points where effort and attainment grades will be recorded and sent home to parents. The school website has exact dates for Parents’ Evening and assessment points.


Key Dates – Year 13

September           UCAS applications available online
1st draft personal statements discussed with Tutors.
For Oxbridge, Medics, Vets, Dentistry completed UCAS forms to be sent to the administrator.
October Closing date for UCAS forms for Oxbridge, Medics, Vets, Dentistry. BMAT, LNAT, HAT applications
Completed UCAS forms to be sent to the administrator for addition of references.
December Internal deadline for completion of UCAS applications
Mock Exams
January UCAS deadline for receipt of applications
February Student Finance
March UCAS Extra available for students who are holding no offers
Many apprenticeship application windows open
April  Start applying for university accommodation
May Deadline for accepting university offers
Students leave school
June  A2 exams
Awards Ceremony
August A2 results and guidance available in school
UCAS Clearing starts