|14-19 Education, Sixth Forms & Colleges
Hackney offers learners between the ages of 14 and 19 a wide range of educational opportunities and has ambitious plans for the future. You can get more information about what is available in Hackney from the links below.
Further 16-19 Information:
- 14-19 Education
Pupils who are currently in Year 9 and interested in Digital Technologies, Health or Bio Medical studies, may be interested in Hackney UTC, a University Technical College. This is for pupils moving into Year 10 or looking for a sixth form place. For more information and to apply using the on-line application form, click on link below;
- 14–19 Alternative Provision Directory
Some pupils in year may be offered the opportunity to spend part or all of their week in an alternative provider.
- Hackney’s 16-19 Prospectus
The 16–19 Education Prospectus details the study choices available to students between the ages of 16 and 19 in Hackney.
- Hackney Sixth Forms
In Hackney from September 2014 there will be 14 school, academy and college sixth forms.
- Hackney College & Sixth Form Open Days
Find out more about sixth form open days and evenings at colleges across Hackney. *Please note: These dates and times may change. We recommend that you check the website of the school you are interested in before attending any open days.
- Raising the Participation Age (RPA)
The Government is increasing the age to which all young people in England must continue
in education or training. It’s called raising the participation age or RPA.
- 14 to 19: your life, your options (www.direct.gov.uk)
Support for those who have not finalised their post 16/18 study options yet.
- 16-19 Bursary
Bursary fund for full-time students in financial hardship
- 16–19 Travel Support
Support with Travel is available for some Young People aged 16–19.
- 19+ Student Finance
This section provides information on school loans, disability allowances and other forms of student support
Apprenticeships are an increasingly popular option available to young people as a key route into securing a job and progressing into a successful career.