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Joining Tapton Sixth Form

How to Apply

There are 2 ways to apply to Tapton Sixth Form, and where you are currently studying makes this choice for you:

Schools within Sheffield

You will complete your application via Sheffield Progress. 

Keep an eye on the message board. If we have a question about your application we will contact you via this.

Schools Outside of Sheffield or Private Schools

You will complete a paper application form through Sheffield City Council.

We will use the email on the form to contact you if we have any queries.

6th Form Application Guidance Leaflet 
Paper application Form 

Key Dates

 12 November 2019 Sixth Form Open Evening
w/c 18th November 2019 Student Consultations with Sixth Form (Internal Applicants)
31 January 2020 Deadline for applications – Sheffield Progress Online and Paper Applications submitted to the Council.
25 February 2020 Conditional offers of places made to students
3 March 2020 Student Consultations with Sixth Form (External Applicants)
11 March 2020 Deadline for accepting offer
w/c 29 June 2020 National Citizen Service Residential 
 w/c 6 July 2020 University Experience Week and Induction Week at Tapton Sixth Form
w/c 13 July 2020 Social Action Week with NCS
20  August 2020 GCSE Results Day and Registration Day at Tapton Sixth Form for all internal students Compulsory 
21 August 2020 Registration Day at Tapton Sixth Form for all external students Compulsory

Make your application successful:

  • Register with Sheffield Progress or download a Paper Application Form
  • Research your subject options 
  • Check the entry requirements 
  • Visit our Open Evening
  • Keep an eye on key application dates
  • Keep in touch!