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Welcome to the Sixth Form blog. 

Whether you're thinking of joining us after finishing your GCSEs or already a student, in the stories below you'll find a range of great advice and perspectives on what life is like when studying your A-Levels. By giving students this platform and allowing them to write in their own voice, we hope to provide an honest, accessible and helpful view on school and exams. All our blog posts come directly from our students and staff and aim to address what we think are the most-pressing issues for people taking, or about to take, their A-Levels. 

We hope you enjoy reading this blog and if you have any questions or queries please get in touch with the Sixth Form via the Contact Us page.

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    Published 20/01/20, by Ed Smith


    At The Pingle Sixth Form, we are fortunate to work with students from a range of secondary schools around Derbyshire. Through open days, form activities and one-to-one mentoring, we try to make every new starter feel welcome and included. Here Jamie, who joined in Year 12 from William Allitt, shares his thoughts on how to settle in and feel at-home when starting a new school

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