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  • Fawley Road, Southcote,
    Reading, RG30 3EP

Thank you for your interest in applying to join our vibrant and successful sixth form at Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School. We hope that you will thrive in our sixth form in the next 2 years and be successful so you have the opportunities to make the right decisions in the future.

A copy of the application form can be found below.


We offer a fantastic range of subjects for young people that will enable you to make those important decisions in the future. We have 20 A-level courses and 10 Level 3 BTEC options. Students are expected to take a minimum of 3 subjects from the option blocks. Students wishing to choose a combination of subjects that is prohibited by these blocks should contact the school to discuss their requirements as it is sometimes possible to find solutions to these issues. 


We also offer a wide range of enrichment activities: Duke of Edinburgh award, Religious Education, Philosophy, PE, an Elite Rugby Programme, EPQ and Work Experience.
Our PSHE and tutor sessions will ensure you develop as an individual, whilst giving you the skills and confidence to make informed choices for your future.

More information

Full information can be found in the 6th Form Prospectus.

If you would like any further information please contact Mr Caldwell, head of sixth form: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The application process:

Attend our open evening or contact Head of sixth form for a guided tour.
Apply Now: Complete application and return to Head of sixth form.
March- interviews will take place at Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School.
April- a letter of confirmation will be sent to all successful applicants.
July- 3 day transition programme and parents information evening.
August results day- students will have 1 week to confirm acceptance of place and course choice.
September- Induction programme begins.