Outwood Post 16 Centre celebrated A level success on results day in August 2017. Year 13 students achieved a pass rate of 98.5%, 50% of which attaining an A Level A*-B grade, and 24% attaining A*-A grade. Year 12 students achieved a pass rate of 89%.
As the sixth form for both Outwood Academy Portland and Outwood Academy Valley, Outwood Post 16 Centre is included in both of the secondary schools’ Ofsted inspections.
Ofsted quotes about Outwood Post 16 Centre, May 2017
“Students make outstanding progress in the sixth form in all subjects. Sixth-form provision is successful and continues to improve.”
“Students engage in a range of subjects to ensure that they are prepared well for adulthood. Fund-raising activities and visits to local councillors help them to know and understand their contribution to society.”
“Students are also prepared well for the world of work. Their work experience placements and contact with local businesses have helped them to be successful at interviews.”
“The vast majority of students last year went on to the post-18 destination of their choice. Many went to universities, including those within the Russell Group.”