GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Entry to Rainhill Sixth requires at least five Grade 4 GCSEs, (or equivalent) including English and Mathematics.
TO STUDY A-LEVEL
As a minimum students need to secure two grade 6s and three grade 5s at GCSE including grade 5 in GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics.
TO STUDY APPLIED GENERAL OR TECHNICAL AWARDS
As a minimum students need to secure five grade 4s at GCSE or equivalent including grade 4s in English Language and Mathematics.
Each individual course has its own entry requirement. Students who are studying Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Computer Science, Psychology and Economics are strongly encouraged to take Level 3 Core Mathematics if they are not already studying Mathematics at A-level due to the increased mathematical content of these courses. Specific entry requirements can be viewed on our course pages in this prospectus and your personalised study programme will be discussed with you at your guidance interview.