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Amethyst 6th

PROVIDING you with the best life chances, the Amethyst 6th offers a fully collaborative and inspiring sixth form experience for individuals from across the city and county-wide. Offering the independence of Further Education within the structure of a highly successful growing trust, the guiding principle is for you to succeed and enjoy every moment.

Through a knowledge-rich education; a wealth of enrichment opportunities; and the support and skills to realise your full potential in life, the Amethyst 6th is truly focused on paving the way for your successful future.  

The Amethyst 6th provides a fantastic opportunity for you to develop on both an academic and a personal level. With academic excellence at its core; it is rooted in the spirit of cooperation, trust and mutual respect and the life chances of all learners is enhanced.  

A spokesman for the Sixth Form said: “It is our belief that every student’s learning journey with us is not simply about an excellent set of exam results, but that every student is ready and excited for their future lives and that every student is a leader.”  

With an expanding multi-million-pound state-of-the-art Sixth Form Centre, the Amethyst 6th is entering an exciting new academic year of transformation.  
Offering over 28 courses of A-level, Vocational and Technical level qualifications, you are supported to study the subjects that interest you and that are well suited to your future ambitions. From Creative Arts; Health; Law; Sciences; Business; Statistics; Performing Arts; Engineering; Psychology and many more, there really is a learning pathway suitable for all talents and ambitions.  
The Amethyst 6th is run by a specialised team of staff who will empower and support you to become a wellrounded individual who loves learning and are confident in your own abilities.  

The spokesman added: “We are fully committed to providing our young adults with all the support they need, helping them to reach and exceed their own expectations and dreams. Above all, we support all our students to discover who they can be and what they can achieve.”  

Alongside academic choice, there is a wealth of enrichment opportunities available. The Amethyst 6th houses its very own Football Academy, coached and managed by professionals within the field. A brand new Performing Arts Academy is set to launch in September 2022, offering an opportunity to study Dance, Music, Music Technology, Musical Theatre and Drama, alongside a myriad of enrichment and industry-led experiences.  

The ‘Discover Programme’ bridges the gap between school and university or the world of work with tailored study support, character development, life skills, as well as UCAS and careers guidance. The Amethyst 6th curriculum, cocurriculum, pastoral care and high expectations are all shaped with your future in mind; when you leave us, you are ready to make your impact in the wider world having made friends, memories that last a lifetime and skills for life. 

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Aldersley High School
Barnhurst Lane
West Midlands


Tel: 01902 556868


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