Hartlepool Sixth Form helps school pupils to ‘get ahead’

Hartlepool Sixth Form is launching an innovative online tool to support school leavers looking to progress into further education. The ‘Get Ahead’ programme, which launches on 27 April and runs until 26 June, will give current Year 11s the opportunity to experience studying at the Sixth Form while they are at home during the COVID-19 … Continued

English students visit Whitby

A-Level English literature and language students recently visited Whitby to help prepare them for an upcoming exam. The literature students were set ‘The Whitby Challenge’ to hunt down and photograph the key, named settings of the novel ‘Dracula’. English Language students were tasked with tracing how language has changed from the Victorian period to the … Continued

English student develops skills for a career in journalism

Hartlepool Sixth Form student Jess Sharkey is building up her journalism portfolio by contributing to Sixth Form student bulletins. Jess, who studies A-Level English Language, Literature and Sociology, is now making monthly contributions to the student bulletins. Jess is looking to start her career in journalism now by building up a portfolio of work. Additionally, … Continued