Sir William Borlase's Grammar School

Joining us in 2022

Our 6th Form Open Evening will take place on Wednesday 17 November 2021.  We will once again be controlling numbers on site by running this even on a ticketed basis.  Tickets will be made available via the school box office on Wednesday 3 November 2021.

Applications are made by completing the application form on that will be posted on the school website in November 2021. It can be handed in at Reception or posted to Claire Woodgate, Sixth Form Admissions, Sir William Borlase’s Grammar School, West Street, Marlow SL7 2BR. Or it can be emailed to 

Internal candidates can hand in their application forms at school.

All candidates should include/attach a letter of no more than 300 words outlining their reasons for applying to the Sixth Form and for selecting their chosen subjects.

The minimum entry requirement for all students applying to the Sixth Form is as follows:

An Average Point Score (APS) across all GCSE subjects of 6.4 with a minimum Level 5 in Maths and English.

IGCSEs are also acceptable.

Most A Level subjects require a Level 7 to continue to A Level; individual subject requirements are detailed in the Subject Information pages.

External applicants are invited to visit the school and discuss their A level choices and are made offers based on predicted grades received from their current school.

Current Borlase students are all have a meeting with Miss Mountfield or Mr Simpson to discuss their A level options and offers are based on Mock Examination Orders.