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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… 

If you were unable to attend our Open Events,
you can still visit us!
• Have a look around the college and facilities
• Speak to course tutors and our careers advisor
• Gain more information about the courses that you are interested in
• Take away a copy of our brand new prospectus
  • Predicted Grades: A Note to All Students

    We are aware that you will be concerned following the announcement from the Government about how exam grades will be awarded. Many of you will feel disappointed that you will not be sitting a final exam and will be worried about how this might affect your final grade profile and what this might mean for...
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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.  From 12.30pm on Friday 20th March, the College will be closed to students.  We...
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  • Consultation Report Feedback

    The document below provides a summary of the outcomes of the public consultation that took place from 1st October to 12th November 2019.  The consultation asked for feedback on the joining of the Corporation of Gateway Sixth Form College with the Better Futures Multi-Academy Trust (BFMAT), a Multi-Academy Trust established by Coventry University. The Governors...
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  • Calow Brothers talk to Level 1 Creative Arts and Media students

    Robert and David Calow are local Leicester concept artists, who have been working in the commercial design industry since the mid 1980s. The twins visited Gateway College earlier this year to speak to our Level 1 Creative Arts and Media students. They answered our students’ questions about art and design, and they talked about how...
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We are still accepting online #applications for 2020 enrolment!
➡️ 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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#CopingCalendar via @actionhappiness is a great guide to help us all get through the current climate👍😀 Which action are you taking today? 😊
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***For all Gateway College Staff***
➡️ College Closure Update
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As from Wednesday 25 March 2020 the College building will be shut down completely until at least Monday 20 April. 
We will keep this date under review and continue to communicate any changes via the website.

If you absolutely have to gain access to the building, please email 📩 Hamid (hravat@gateway.ac.uk) and Denise (dwilson@gateway.ac.uk), explaining clearly the reasons why you need to have access.

Thank you for your cooperation
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Parents Consultation Meeting cancelled due to the #Coronavirus outbreak. 
Parents/carers - please see Cedar or email ➡️ informationrequest@gateway.ac.uk for written/verbal feedback on your child's progress.
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Please find #FAQs for cancellation of GCSE, AS and A Level examinations across the UK ➡️ https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-cancellation-of-gcses-as-and-a-levels-in-2020 
From Friday 20 March, all educational settings have been closed to everyone except the children of critical workers and vulnerable children.

This is due to the high expectation of a significant impact on the education system, and the country due to the #Coronavirus outbreak.

Exams have been cancelled now to give pupils, parents, and teachers certainty, and enable schools and colleges to focus on supporting vulnerable children and the children of key workers
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Please be assured that learning at Gateway Sixth Form College is expected to continue remotely👍 
Students to continue their studies undertaking revision and completing the work that has been, and will continue to be set for them.
Tutors and teachers will continue to make regular contact with students, and tutors will be contacting their tutor groups regularly to ensure that independent study is taking place.
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Check the college social media pages and college website for regular updates
➡️ www.gateway.ac.uk

If you have any concerns or queries please email ➡️ informationrequest@gateway.ac.uk
We will endeavour to respond to these as quickly as we can
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Gateway Sixth Form College has officially achieved #Gold status 🏆  for the #SchoolsMentalHealthAward from the #CarnegieCentreofExcellence  and @leedsbeckett
This is a very exciting achievement and places the college as one of the leading colleges nationally. 🥇
Read more about the success ➡️ https://www.gateway.ac.uk >> About Us >> Blog
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