Sixth Form

The Sixth Form at Hammersmith Academy will develop your talents to the full and raise your educational achievement, through outstanding teaching and the innovative use of IT.

We will develop your creativity and dynamism and nurture your leadership skills. We will build on your aspirations, reward your achievements and help you develop an attitude of professionalism and excellence. Hammersmith Academy Sixth Form is an exciting place to be and a learning environment in which your ambitions can be realised.

Sixth Form Open Evening

Wednesday 15th October 2014, 4-7pm.

Please submit your Sixth Form application form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Monday 31st March 2015.
It is recommended that you submit your application form as soon as possible.

Curriculum

The Curriculum

Students can choose from a wide range of range of academic and vocational courses, including the latest specialisms of Creative and Digital Media and IT.

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Courses

Courses

A wide range of A Level and BTEC courses are available.

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Sixth Form Centre

Sixth Form Centre

State-of-the-art facilities in our brand new building.

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A Day In the Life

Day in the Life

A typical day for one of our busy sixth formers.

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Careers & University

Careers & University

Our Pastoral Support has been designed to ensure that you are motivated and enthused to learn.

our success is important to us. To ensure that you stay on track, you will have a personal tutor at the Academy who will be your advisor. They will help you to track and monitor your progress and support you to achieve your potential.

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Welcome from Head of Sixth Form

Choosing the most suitable sixth form can be a daunting experience but at Hammersmith Academy we aim to make that choice much simpler. We are committed to providing an environment where you can achieve great success, ensuring you are taught by outstanding teachers, have access to fantastic resources and are supported on an individual basis by a caring and dedicated pastoral team.

At Hammersmith, we have worked hard to ensure your experience in Sixth Form is varied – longer learning sessions are central to deeper understanding of your chosen subjects and are complemented by a wide range of enrichment activities including sports, study support, volunteering to assist with the learning of younger students and external visits to support your learning.

I look forward to welcoming you in sharing in the experience of Hammersmith Academy Sixth Form.

Rob McKerrell
Assistant Headteacher Sixth Form

Rob Mckerrell

To develop highly qualified, aspirational young adults who make outstanding progress and are active citizens who take a lead within their community and are committed to giving 100% in everything they do.
Our Mission

Our Specialism is Creative and Digital Media and ICT

The curriculum will provide a variety of opportunities for personalising your learning pathway. The Academy’s virtual learning environment will be available 24/7 and will provide ready and reliable access to the Academy’s information systems, for you and your parents.

This e-portal gives you access to the on-line curriculum and all the tools and information needed to manage your learning.

Information Communication Technology (ICT) will provide you with tools to work collaboratively and creatively in a variety of media, allowing you to share and discuss ideas with your teachers and peers to consolidate their understanding.

Our Pastoral Support has been designed to ensure that you are motivated and enthused to learn.

Your success is important to us. To ensure that you stay on track, you will have a personal tutor at the Academy who will be your advisor. They will help you to track and monitor your progress and support you to achieve your potential. You will receive expert careers guidance and develop your financial literacy. Financial support may be available through bursaries.

You will be expected to take an adult and professional approach to your work. Everyone is required to adopt a professional standard of dress, reflecting the ethos and ambitions of the Academy.

Dress Code

Dress Code

Our practices mirror those found in the world of industry and commerce. Many students will be working alongside employers both in school and out on work placements.

Smart office wear should be worn to conform to the highest standards found in the modern workplace. Jacket, collar and tie, a suit or skirt or trousers are acceptable.  Financial support is available for students who qualify

About Hammersmith Academy

Opened in September 2011, Hammersmith Academy is a brand new, non-denominational, all-ability, co-educational secondary school for 11-18 year olds, with specialisms in Creative & Digital Media and IT.

Find Us

Hammersmith Academy
25 Cathnor Road,
London, W12 9JD

t : 020 8222 6000
e : info@hammersmithacademy.org