Welcome to Canon Slade Sixth Form

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‘We are of the firm belief that your personal development is as important as the academic qualifications you will gain’

Dear prospective student,

I am delighted that you are considering joining Canon Slade Sixth Form. We are justifiably proud of our school’s distinguished history and the outstanding reputation it enjoys at both local and national level.   Our academic results place our Sixth Form as one of the highest performing school’s nationally in addition to being the highest performing state school within the area.



We offer some 34 subjects at ‘A’ level coupled with BTEC Extended Diplomas in Sport and Performing Arts and attract students from a very wide geographical area across the North West.

It is our belief that your learning journey with us is not simply about achieving a set of excellent exam results; that said we will do our utmost to ensure that you reach your full potential and that you are supported academically and pastorally by a very strong, committed and experienced team of professionals. Moreover life in our Sixth Form seeks to provide you with an opportunity for personal development, enrichment and a wealth of varied extra-curricular activities, from partaking in Sport, Music or Drama to running your own Society or fundraising for charity.

Whether your goal be university, employment, training or an apprenticeship, we recognise that everyone is an individual with talents and ambitions to be celebrated and realised and it is our personalised, caring and nurturing approach which will enable you to succeed and for which we are renowned.

I look forward to welcoming you to our open evening held in the Autumn Term prior to admission, where you will be able to meet colleagues and current students. Please spend some time navigating our electronic prospectus, which provides you with a flavour of what Canon Slade Sixth Form has to offer. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to get in touch. I look forward to meeting you in due course.

With my very best wishes to you,

Director of Sixth Form, Assistant Headteacher

Dr Benjamin Eves

Dr Benjamin Eves

Assistant Head - Head of Sixth Form

Application form 2021

Get a copy of the entry requirements and application form here.

 Sixth Form Entry requirements 2021

2021 Application Form


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The Directorate

Mr James Foulger

Mr James Foulger

Deputy Director of Sixth Form and Year Manager

Progress leader and pastoral manager in charge of welfare, progress and support. Tutor for University applications (UCAS). Curriculum specialism: Geology
Subject Leader for General Studies.

Mrs Anne Teasdale

Mrs Anne Teasdale

Co-ordinator for Post 16 G+T (Gifted and Talented) provision

Lead support tutor for applicants for Oxbridge and Medsoc (Medicine, Dentistry, Vetinerary Science). Subject specialism: Food Technology.
Tutor for University Applications (UCAS)

Mrs A Foster

Mrs A Foster

Head of Year 13

Progress leader and pastoral manager in charge of welfare, progress and support. Tutor for university applications, (UCAS). Curriculum specialism: Economics. Co-ordinator for EPQ

Team Members

Mrs Julia Collinson

Sixth Form Administrator

Admin Year 7 to 13, primary sixth form contact

Lindsay Howarth-Pash

Sixth Form Pastoral Assistant