16+ Admissions

16+ Admissions

We welcome applications at 16+. The vast majority of current pupils stay on following GCSEs, but additional day and boarding places are available for external candidates wishing to join a vibrant, active and friendly Sixth Form.

Admissions procedure

If a candidate is applying for a boarding place they should follow Boarding Admissions.

The closing date for 16+ day applications for Sixth Form is Monday 17 October.  Details of co-curricular scholarships and other academic awards can be found here. 

16+ prospective pupils are encouraged to attend the dedicated virtual 16+ Open Evening held in the Autumn Term of Year 11 (Monday 10 October 2022). We ask candidates to register for the evening beforehand by clicking here.

The evening will include presentations regarding the Sixth Form and also an opportunity to meet Caterham staff. 

On receipt of an application, you will be invited to an assessment day on Saturday 5 November. 

For day places, conditional offers will be made on the basis of candidates’ performance during their interview, in addition to predicted GCSE grades and current school reports. Entry requirements for Sixth Form entry is 44 points (or equivalent) from the best 6 IGCSE/GCSE subjects. Additionally, there are specific entry requirements for each A Level subject.  


Virtual Sixth Form Open Evening *Pre-registration is requiredMonday 10 October 2022
16+ application, Bursary and Scholarship closing dateMonday 17 October 2022
16+ Exam Day Saturday 5 November 2022
16+ ScholarshipsWeek commencing 14 November 2022
Decision letters emailed to families on:Friday 2 December 2022
Acceptance deadlineFriday 20 January 2023




Sixth Form Open Evening Livestream


Sixth Form Open Evening Subject Info