Sir William Borlase's Grammar School

Joining us in 2023

Our 6th Form Open Evening will take place on 9 November 2022.  If you are unable to attend in person, all subject talks are also available online, linked from the Academic Subject page of our website

Applications by students currently at schools other than Sir William Borlase's Grammar School are made by completing the application form that will be posted on this page in November.  They should also include a CV and a letter of application, of no more than one side of A4, outlining their motivation to join the Borlase 6th Form and explaining their subject choices.  The application form and letter 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.  External applicants should also download the reference form below and pass it to their current school for completion.

The deadline for applications for September 2023 is Wednesday 1 February 2023.

Current Borlase students should fill in the Internal Student application form: this will be explained at school in assemblies, tutor time and PSHE lessons in the autumn term.

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.