Welcome to the sixth form area. The information here is intended to give you an oversight of the provision for post 16 users and their families.
It is our aim to make sure that our students will enjoy their time with us - having fun but also working hard.
Our Sixth Form has been purpose built to support the development of independence and there are specialised work and life skills related rooms as well as individual classroom bases. The central living area is a fantastic social and work related space that provides students with opportunities to work, play, eat or party in a modern environment.
You might like to get a copy of out Parent Handbook for future reference as it contains some useful information.
The Sixth Form Curriculum.
In the Sixth Form, learning is about gaining experience, awards and qualifications. Each student will follow a course appropriate to their abilities and interests.
We follow courses that focus on:
As well as:
At Stubbin Wood we believe that there are a number of key priorities which need to be embedded throughout our curriculum offer if students are going to achieve success and reach their potential, these are;
On 11th May a group of students & staff from Stubbin Wood attended an ‘Into employment event’ hosted by Mark Emly Assistant Director Learning, Access & Inclusion, DCC at Tapton Campus Chesterfield.
During the conference students shared their experience of 6th Form life, with one student explaining why he has chosen Stubbin Wood 6th Form for his post 16 placement. Mrs Baker and Miss Jobson shared with the conference their vision for the future of 6th Form provision.
Everyone enjoyed the event with information shared among the different agencies that attended. Many thanks to the students & staff who attended.