A Levels at a Glance
- Last year 74% of students achieved A*/B
- Normally three subjects, from a choice of 18
- Subjects are studied to a very high level
- Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) available for students.
Please note that Modern Foreign Languages and Film aren’t offered at A Level, but you can gain a standalone IB Diploma Certificate in these subjects at Higher or Standard Level instead, alongside your A Levels. Use our Course Finder to see what we offer.
Extended Project Qualification (EPQ)
We fully encourage our A Level students to commit to an EPQ alongside their core studies. You’ll be writing a 5,000-word essay, written following five months of independent research. It’s highly valued by universities because it demonstrates your ability to go beyond the syllabus with creative, joined-up thinking.
For extra credit, you can choose to take on additional projects and activities.
Advanced Diploma in Music Production and Sound Engineering with Abbey Road Studios – offering students industry-standard training.
Students lead on projects to encourage participation in sports, often as part of the School’s Outreach and Partnerships work, for our example with our swimming partnership with Whiteknights Primary School.
Students gain can gain a qualification in investing to learn the basics of managing a portfolio.