Sixth Form School near Porthcawl

Sixth Form School near Porthcawl

About St. Clare’s Sixth Form, Porthcawl


Students are taught in small tutorial-style groups. Their brand new Sixth Form Centre allows independence within the school community. Quiet areas are also set aside to provide for independent study.

  • Excellent A-Level results with 78% A*/B
  • 100% pass rate at A-Level for six consecutive years
  • Excellent ‘Value Added’ – Exceed your predicted grades
  • 100% of students go on to university (including many in Russell Group) or gap year
  • Dedicated Sixth Form tutor team
  • Excellent pastoral care
  • Wide choice of A-Level options
  • Experienced careers and University guidance
  • Range of Scholarships available
  • Outperformed more than 95% of schools in adding value to a student’s grades (2018)
  • Being taught in small, tutorial type classes
  • Regular feedback on individual progress
  • Friendly and supportive environment
  • Newly refurbished state of the art Sixth Form Centre
  • Barcelona trip in October for Year 12


“I am  absolutely delighted with my results. Before Sixth Form I would never have believed I would be opening an envelope to see grades like this.”

Year 13 Pupil, St. Clare’s School

Why Choose St. Clare’s Sixth Form?

Inspection Report

Our latest inspection report notes:

“The school provides well-planned opportunities for pupils to experience the world of work, and comprehensive careers education and guidance. This helps pupils to make informed choices at key stage 4 and the sixth form.”

Pastoral Care

The School provides ongoing guidance and advice to students, in particular: Induction courses for their subject combinations, guidance on workload and career advice.

Leavers’ Destinations

Excellent results are the passport to the most popular courses, and the vast majority of students obtain places at their first choice university, many of them in the Russell Group.

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01656 782509