How to apply

Application Timeline

November: Writhlington and Mendip Studio School Sixth Form Open Evening – Thursday 9th November 6pm – 9pm

December: Deadline for Sixth Form Applications – Monday 11th December

January: Letters sent out inviting students to interview

February: Interviews – an informal opportunity for prospective students to talk about their intended subjects

March: Letters sent out to all applicants with an offer (or otherwise) of place conditional on GCSE results

May: Invitation to Sixth Form Induction Days sent to students. Sixth Form Information Pack sent to parents

June: Parent/Carer Welcome Coffee/Drop in. Students attend a two day Sixth Form Induction Programme including taster lessons on their chosen subjects

August: On GCSE results day, Thursday 23rd August advice and guidance is available for students  

Year 12

Applications for places in Year 12 will be made as part of a shared Sixth Form between Writhlington School and The Mendip Studio School.  Students in the new joint Sixth Form will be able to access an extensive range of subjects across both schools and will be offered a place at either Writhlington School or The Mendip Studio School, depending on their primary subject choices.  Please contact Mr Bruce Hain, Headteacher, if you wish to discuss your application. Year 12 applications need to be made directly to Helen Haysom, Mendip Administrator.

You can download a KS5 Application Form here Sixth Form Application Form, alternatively you can request an application form by emailing enquiries@mendipstudioschool.org.uk or calling 01761 438557.