Barry Sixth Form

A collaborative Sixth Form

Barry 6th Form is a post-16 provider, run jointly across Pencoedtre and Whitmore High Schools

Collaboration allows us to offer a wide range of GCE A-Level and Level 3 Vocational qualifications

Joint provision brings together all of the English speaking Post-16 students within Barry into a single school learning environment

Academic and Pastoral Support

Mrs S Paulakis - Leader of Post 16 Learning - Pencoedtre Base

Mr R Bourton - Leader of Post 16 Learning - Whitmore Base

Information and Guidance

School details and subject information for the coming academic year


For subject specific information videos, please click on the tab at the top right of this page

BSixth24 Prospectus.pdf

Past Student Success

Barry 6th Form is proud of all of its alumni and the varied successful paths they have taken

Barry 6th Form works with our students and families  to set aspirational goals 

Academic Success

For the previous academic year 2022-23

21% of students attained at least 3 A*-A grades

71% of students attained at least 3 A*-C grades

98% of students attained at least 3 A-Level equivalent qualifications

100% of students who sought a University course were successful with their applications 

A Superior Learning Environment

Over £60,000,000 of investment for the deserving students of Barry and its wider community 

State of the art facilities with bespoke design to nurture the academic and personal growth of each student

There are dedicated Sixth Form communal, study and ICT areas on both school sites

Both the Whitmore High School new-build and the Pencoedtre High School new-build are now fully open and accepting Post-16 student applications for September 2024

Please complete the GoogleForm to indicate which FOUR subjects you would like to select for your application

The deadline to complete and submit the form is Thursday November 23rd 2023

All subjects are offered provisionally and require a viable number of students in order to run

Once all initial application forms have been processed, subjects will then be placed into columns. If there are any subject combination clashes, we will be in touch over the coming weeks.