Why Choose Us?

10 reasons to choose Hope Academy

1. Committed to Excellence

We are committed to excellent academic standards offering brand new provision for students in their own local community.

2. Personal Support and Care

We will offer outstanding support for students in a safe and happy environment. All students will have a dedicated personal tutor who will meet regularly with students and monitor progress. There will be a full programme of Career and Higher Education advice to help you make important decisions about your future.

3. Student Facilities

Sixth form students will have their own study centre with access to the latest learning technologies. There will be dedicated social spaces with an amazing sixth form terrace! We have excellent dining facilities and our café will be open all day where you can sit, talk and relax.

4. Highly Qualified and Experienced Staff

Students will be taught by highly qualified and committed staff who are experts in their subjects.

5. A Wide Range of Courses and Programmes

We offer a wide range of subjects and programmes. Students can choose from AS Level, A2 Level, BTEC, GCSE and Foundation Learning. In addition students have the opportunity to undertake an extended project which is worth up to an additional AS in UCAS points. Students working with a tutor will design and undertake an agreed project which is highly valued by universities.

6. Christian Community

We are a caring Christian community open to young people from all faiths or none where mutual respect and support for each other is paramount; a community with unity and warmth that will help you discover who you are and where you want to go in life. You can get involved in many activities such as CAFOD, Fairtrade, justice & peace and retreats.

7. Sustainability....Giving HOPE to Our Planet

We are a community which cares about our world. Sustainability is our specialism and we care what happens to our planet. If you study here we hope you will get involved in saving the world!

8. Hope University

We have a very special relationship with Hope University which is one of our sponsors. Hope University has tremendous expertise, experience and resources which are offered to support and help the development and achievement of our students.

9. World Class Learning Environment

We believe our students deserve the best. Here at Hope Academy Sixth Form we offer dedicated sixth form facilities within a brand new world class learning environment. The Academy is a £33 million new building with truly outstanding facilities. We offer a wide range of specialist areas including exceptional science facilities, sport, drama and music studios with a fully equipped recording studio, to name but a few!

10. Student Life

We hope you will choose to get involved in the life of the sixth form. We offer wide ranging enrichment activities such as international trips, sport, music & drama, community and charity events.