Parents’ information

Students are more likely to be successful if an effective partnership exists between them, their teachers and their parents or guardians.

This page is intended to help develop this partnership by keeping parents and guardians in touch with what’s happening at The Ashcombe Sixth Form.


Contact the 6th Form team

Exams information

The Ashcombe Bursary

Applying for an Ashcombe Bursary Award for your son or daughter

Rebecca Cannon Bursary Award

Rebecca Cannon Bursary Application Form

Additional Funding Support

Additional Funding Support - Understanding the application process

Additional Funding Support - University Travel Costs Application Form

Additional Funding Support - Year 12-13 Project Funding Travel Costs Application Form

Financial support for Year 13 students going to university

The Old Dorkinian Award

Year 13 students who are going to university can apply for a £500 award to help them with first year university costs. Click here for further details.


Good attendance is crucial for students to be successful in the Sixth Form. We expect all students to attend lessons and registration sessions. In Year 13, we may allow students to miss some registration sessions to fit with their timetable.

Please contact the relevant Head of Year to agree any absences.


Q. Where can my son or daughter download resources to help with their revision?

A. Click here for past papers and syllabus content lists

Q. What support does The Ashcombe Sixth Form offer regarding future planning for students?

Please contact Jo Carroll (External careers advisor) if your son or daughter would benefit from a careers interview.