Welcome to the Sixth Form!
We are delighted that you have chosen to join Byron Sixth Form at St Bede’s Catholic School. This handbook is designed to help guide you through Sixth Form life and all that goes with it – the short time you are with us will pass quickly, and this is a guide to getting started, and where to seek support, help and guidance when needed.
Firstly, the basics…
The Sixth Form Team
The Sixth Form Team can usually be found in the Sixth Form Office or in their subject areas teaching, and consist of Assistant Head; Sixth Form (Mrs Robinson), Associate Assistant Headteacher (Mr Taylor), Year 13 tutors (Mrs Keniry and Mr Hughes), Year 12 tutors (Mr Wilson and Mrs Armstrong). Ambitions Coordinator (Mrs Huddleston-Scutt), admin support (Mrs D Ord),attendance officer (Mrs Stones) and Independent Careers Adviser (Miss Grimley). Any of the team can be found in the sixth form office the main office or attendance office, or reached by email or Teams message (usual business hours apply unless very urgent). Mrs Balls, our Chaplain, isn’t directly part of the Sixth Form team but is also available for care and support as needed.
Other Sixth Form Staff
Far too many to mention but you will also be supported by your teachers, our IT Manager, Mrs Cessford (Headteacher), the school Assistant Heads, reception, the Dining team and loads more!
Make the most of this thriving community! We wish you every success on the next stage of your academic career and look forward to celebrating your achievements attained through shared commitment and perseverance.