Sixth Form News

Dfe Performance Tables Reveal Helsby High’s Sixth Form Success

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On Thursday 23rd January the Department for Education published their Post-16 Performance Tables, showing the summer 2019 examinations results in different schools and colleges across the country. These ‘league tables’ show just how well last year’s Year 13 students did in Helsby’s Sixth Form, with the following of particular note: An average grade of ‘B-‘, […]



6th Form Open Morning

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6th Form Open Morning Thursday 16 January 9:00-11:00am for students not already studying at Helsby . To register your interest for a tour of 6th Form facilities and to meet the 6th Form Team please email 6thformadmin@helsbyhigh.org.uk 







Helsby Sixth Formers visit London

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This summer 32 students visited London to enhance their studies in Business, Economics and Politics. The highlight of the first day was a visit to the Institute of Economic Affairs to investigate the role of think tanks and gain a deeper understanding of Brexit. After a stop at the Bank of England and walking tour […]



Sixth Form Students Celebrate Success

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Thirteen Year 13 students have been studying hard in their own time alongside their other A Levels to complete a Certificate in Financial Studies course (London Institute of Banking and Finance). The course is equivalent to half an A Level and will earn them extra UCAS points. Their teacher Mrs Dougherty was delighted with all […]

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Helsby Sixth Form’s new Head Student team

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Helsby Sixth Form has a new team of Head Students for the forthcoming 12 months and the five students have already begun their duties, which include representing the Sixth Form both within the school and out in the wider community. The students (pictured left to right) are: Isabella, who is currently studying Maths, Physics, Further […]



A Level class of 2018 Awards Evening

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We were delighted to welcome students and families from our A-level class of 2018 to our Awards Evening. Students were recognised for their outstanding efforts and achievements and received their A-level certificates. The teaching staff who had worked so hard to support the students during their time at Helsby enjoyed catching up with the students […]



Former Sixth Form student returns to the Politics department

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On Thursday 13th September the Politics department was delighted to welcome former Helsby Sixth Form student Kate Lancaster back to school, to give exclusive insight to the workings of Congress in the USA. Having worked under a Republican Congressman – and being housed in Washington DC for the three-month internship – Kate had developed a […]



Helsby Sixth Form New Head Student Team

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Helsby Sixth Form has a new team of Head Students for the forthcoming year – the 5 students all currently in Year 12 have already begun their duties which include representing the sixth form both within the school and out in the wider community. The students below (pictured left to right) are Tom, who is […]