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The Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School

The Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School

Sixth Form

Important information for your return to school next week. I understand some of you may have received an email stating we begin on Tuesday, please accept this email as the arrangements for your start of term. 

Lessons will begin on Tuesday 8th September, period 1 (0910hrs), so please allow time to get into school and into your lessons. You must enter through the Nazareth gate at the bottom of the car park. 

Before this, you will need to come into school on Monday 7th for an induction assembly. You have been assigned either a morning or afternoon slot (depending on which tutor group you are in), to comply with social distancing measures. Please see the attached document and find the tutor group you are in. 

The following tutor groups will need to come into school to meet your tutor at 9.30am, collect your timetable and move to assembly, which will be delivered by the Sixth Form Team. 


  • 12AU (Miss Ul-Haq) Room G15 
  • 12ML (Ms Lewis) Room G32 
  • 12JC (Mr Calliste) Room J314 
  • 12SH (Ms Haughey) Room C11 
  • 12JA (Miss Ahern) Room C11 

The following tutor groups will need to come into school to meet your tutor at 1.30pm, collect your timetable and move to assembly, which will be delivered by the Sixth Form Team; 

  • 12CM (Miss McGovern) Room T12 
  • 12MC (Mr Cunningham) Room G1 
  • 12SC (Miss Chopra) Room G3 
  • 12BA (Mr Alcantara) Room B11 
  • 12KC (Miss Craig) Room B32 

Many thanks and we look forward to welcoming you to your assembly on Monday. 


Click here to apply online (Closing date: 20th December)

How to apply- guide for Wiseman Students- Click here

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Sixth Form Open Evening

There will be very limited parking on Wednesday for the Sixth Form Open Evening, due to a function in The Visitation Parish Centre. Please allow adequate time to park in the locality or make alternative arrangements for travel.

Sixth Form

The Cardinal Wiseman Sixth Form is a vibrant and distinct learning community. We are committed to providing the highest standards of teaching and learning within a strong academic environment. We believe in maximising our students’ potential through effective guidance and support and by providing a range of opportunities to equip our young people with the skills and knowledge to succeed in the 21st Century.

We are very proud of our Sixth Form and Ofsted in our most recent inspection (July 2018) recognised this: ‘The sixth-form provision is outstanding. Students are supported effectively to achieve their best.’ Ofsted also commented that, ‘Students who join the school at the start of Year 12 are effusive about the welcome they receive from students and the induction and support they get from staff. Parents also support this view.’

Many of our students now attend Russell Group universities, including Oxford and Cambridge. We offer a strong combination of learning and social facilities to ensure students are well catered for.

We have three distinct learning pathways: accelerated, academic and vocational. These pathways ensure that students of all abilities are studying appropriate courses where they will succeed in. We have high quality, modern sixth form facilities which have enhanced the learning experiences of our students considerably.

We offer ‘a broad, holistic education for students of a very high quality’ and our special community has been recognised by Ofsted 2018: ‘[The Sixth Form]… forges new relationships with business and industry and develop new progression pathways for students.’

Follow the link for exam results 2019