Welcome to
Whalley Range Sixth Form College

Mrs J Lomax

(Head of Sixth Form)

Our status as a Business, Enterprise and Sports College opens a range of opportunities working with local businesses, with mentors and by providing quality work experience and sports activities. Continue reading.

Virtual Induction Day for Whalley Range Sixth Form

On Friday 26th June 2020, the Sixth Form will be hosting a virtual induction day for Year 11 students hoping to join our Sixth Form in September. This is a fantastic opportunity for students to find out more about the college, its staff and the opportunities on offer.

How to Apply at Whalley Range Sixth Form College

An informal enquiry from students or parents/carers is welcome at any time. The formal application process starts at the beginning of the academic year. Interviews are usually held in December, with places being confirmed shortly afterwards.

Welcome from the Head of Sixth Form

We are firmly established as a Sixth Form which provides academic and vocational courses for young women of all abilities and ensures progression to Higher Education and employment.

Sixth Form Prospectus and Courses

Our Sixth Form prospectus gives a detailed insight into the courses, facilities, philosophies, and general life experiences of our college.

Our Pass – FREE Bus Travel for 16-18 year Olds

Our Pass is a UK first, a 2 year project that offers 16-18 year olds free bus travel on all local bus services across Greater Manchester, making it easier to access education, work, training, culture and leisure opportunities in the city/region.

Sixth Form Centre

Our multi-million pound purpose built Sixth Form Centre offers students state of the art facilities in which to study and prepare for life in Higher Education.
Welcome to Whalley Range Sixth Form College

We are a member of the Education and Leadership Trust

Our mission is to educate, inspire and empower young people to be the next generation of leaders.


Quality Marks, Awards & Affiliations

We strive for excellence and are very proud of our achievements and affiliations.

If you believe something is missing or should be removed from the list below, please let us know.

Confederation of School Trusts logo Educate Awards Winner 2019 logo SSAT Educational Outcomes Awards 2018 logo SSAT Effective Learning Behaviour logo SSAT Climate for Learning logo Cyber Essentials Certificate logo Manchester United Foundation logo The Duke of Edinburgh logo The Cultural Diversity Standards logo The Schools Co-operative Society logo School Achievement Award logo Sport England logo Leading Edge Partnership Programme logo The Quality in Careers Standard logo Healthy Schools Manchester logo Basic Skills Quality Mark logo Whalley Range Sixth Form logo Education and Leadership Trust logo