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Rise Above

Gateway Sixth Form College supports around 1,250 learners from across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland providing a range of vocational and academic qualifications from Entry level 1 to A Levels/Level 3. Based in Hamilton, Leicester, the college is situated on a purpose built 12 acre site. Gateway strives to deliver ‘excellence in education’ and enables students to have a personalized learning experience aiming to challenge, inspire and motivate regardless of a student’s background or ability.

Outstanding Facilities and Student Progression

Autumn 2020 Applications Now Open

We don’t just give students an education and experiences that set them up for success in a career. We help them succeed in their career and to discover a field they’re passionate about and dare to lead it.

Gateway College is known not only for the excellent support we give to each and every one of our students, but also that final little push we all need to be better than our best!

The 2019 exam results show there has been a further increase in student’s achievements as the College continues to show progress in the improvements it is making. A Level results are up by 7.5% from 2018 and we see high grades (A*, A and B) particularly ascending in Further Maths, Fashion & Textiles, Law and Media… 

Due to the College closure, tours and visits are currently on hold.
You can book when the College re-opens.
  • Message From Principal To All Students About Plans For The Next Few Weeks

    Dated: 22.05.20 Dear Students, Following the announcement from the Prime Minister last Sunday evening, further guidance has been published for parents, schools and Colleges regarding the planned re-opening. Please click here for full details. The key point for Colleges from this guidance is that ‘from the week commencing 1st June we are asking sixth form […]
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  • An Important Notice to All Students

    Expectations for Remote Working Summer Term 19/20 The College has been working hard to keep you updated with the advice and guidance provided by the Department for Education (DfE) during the lockdown period. Exam boards will be asking your teachers to generate, for each subject, centre assessment grades for all students who study at Gateway...
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  • IMPORTANT NOTICE
    College Closure

    In recent weeks, the College has continued to follow both government and Public Health England advice on the Coronavirus pandemic, along with almost every other education provider in the country. Given the pace of change, particularly since moving to the delay phase.  Since 12.30pm on Friday 20th March, the College has been closed to students.  We...
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  • Sixth Form Partnership Provides A Better Future For Local Young People

    Gateway Sixth Form College has discovered that three Heads are better than one when it comes to providing excellent opportunities for local young people! The grade 2 city college has become one of three founding members of the Better Futures Multi-Academy Trust (BFMAT), delivering a mix of A levels, vocational qualifications from entry level to...
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Take a look at the upcoming events at the college
21Aug

Enrolment at Gateway Sixth Form College

8:30 am - 4:00 pmGateway College
02Jul

End of Summer Term 19/20

12:00 pm - 8:30 amGateway College
30Jun

Virtual Welcome Fest

9:00 am - 3:00 pmwww.gateway.ac.uk

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It's not too late!
You can still apply online to study at Gateway College from September 2020.
➡️ studentservices@gateway.ac.uk
➡️ www.gateway.ac.uk/apply-now
➡️ www.ps16.co.uk
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Please note we will not be taking paper and postal application until the college re-opens from 20th April 2020.
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📚🗂️Rise Above with Gateway Sixth Form College
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It is #VolunteersWeek ! 🙌 Have you had the opportunity to participate in volunteering during the #lockdown?
Or maybe you have taken the chance to volunteer for the first time?
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#JoyfulJune calendar via @actionhappiness 📆
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#keepcalm #bekind #staywise #lookafterourselves #actionforhappiness #RiseAbove  #teamwork #staysafe #gettingthrough #difficulttimes
*An Important Notice for Students at Gateway Sixth Form College* (2 of 2)
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Please refer to the college website ➡️ https://www.gateway.ac.uk/2020/04/02/important-notice-college-closure/
and our social media pages:
- Facebook ➡️ https://www.facebook.com/GatewayCollegeL/
- Twitter ➡️ https://twitter.com/GatewayCollegeL
- Instagram ➡️ https://www.instagram.com/gateway_sixth_form_college/?hl=en
for all updates
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#GatewayCollege #Hamilton #Leicester #city #sixthformcollege #collegeclosure #studentnotice #remoteworking #keepupdated #socialmedia #collegewebsite #notices #nationallockdown #studyfromhome #workfromhome #exams #subjects #courses #assignments #projects #tutors #MicrosoftTeams #email #keepintouch #staysafe
*An Important Notice for Students at Gateway Sixth Form College* (1 of 2)
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Please refer to the college website ➡️ https://www.gateway.ac.uk/2020/04/02/important-notice-college-closure/
and our social media pages:
- Facebook ➡️ https://www.facebook.com/GatewayCollegeL/
- Twitter ➡️ https://twitter.com/GatewayCollegeL
- Instagram ➡️ https://www.instagram.com/gateway_sixth_form_college/?hl=en
for all updates
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#GatewayCollege #Hamilton #Leicester #city #sixthformcollege #collegeclosure #studentnotice #remoteworking #keepupdated #socialmedia #collegewebsite #notices #nationallockdown #studyfromhome #workfromhome #exams #subjects #courses #assignments #projects #tutors #MicrosoftTeams #email #keepintouch #staysafe
Jessica writes about the key points on how to get the best out of the quarantine period. 🗞️ She shares great advice that is featured in ‘Word on the Street’, our seasonal student magazine! 📣 Find the issues here to read at your leisure ➡️ https://www.gateway.ac.uk >> About Us >> College Newsletters
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Students get involved! ✍👨‍💻 Email marketing@gateway.ac.uk to participate in the next issue of the magazine!
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Gateway Sixth Form College will continue to be closed until further notice
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For information about how we can continue to support your learning, summer #assessments, September 2020 #enrolment and how to #apply to Gateway College, go to our website ➡️ www.gateway.ac.uk
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Take care and stay safe 👍
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2020 leavers and former Gateway Sixth Form College staff and sudents can now join our growing #GatewayAlumni network!
Sign up here ➡️ www.gateway.ac.uk >> Careers and Progression >> Alumni Sign up here
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It's not too late!
You can still apply online to study at Gateway College this Autumn
➡️ studentservices@gateway.ac.uk
➡️ www.gateway.ac.uk/apply-now
➡️ www.ps16.co.uk
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Please note we will not be taking paper and postal application until the college re-opens from 20th April 2020.
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📚🗂️Rise Above with Gateway Sixth Form College
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#RiseAbove #GatewayCollege #Applynow #applications #study #2020 #September2020 #OfstedGood #applicationform #post16 #furthereducation #sixthformcollege #ps16 #positivesteps