Sixth Form Information

Sixth Form Girls talking
Sixth Form male and female students sitting in a group

Welcome to the RGS Sixth Form.

On this page you will find information you need including term dates, photos, news and more. 

Useful links

Sixth Form gallery


Below you will find documents for each course we offer in Sixth Form. These can be downloaded and give an outline of what your child will study during their A Levels. Click below to view the entry requirements for each subject.

Subject-specific entry requirements

Sixth Form Guide

Find out more about life in the RGS Sixth Form

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Reporting an Absence

If your son/daughter will be absent from school, please call 0191 281 5711 before 9am giving their name, form and reason for absence.

If they are to be absent for a second day or longer, please keep us informed by phoning the number above on each morning of the absence, or email

Sixth Form parents can also email the form supervisor directly.

News & Events

The Value of Independent Enquiry

Young children often ask the most fascinating questions. Such inquisitiveness is very much to be encouraged, particularly in the face of exam specifications dictating what students “need to know to pass.”

Student-led EDI Culture Week

A group of passionate students formed the EDI Committee at RGS, with the vision of educating and empowering their peers on the importance of equity, diversity and inclusion in society.

NEW Student Leadership Team 2024-25

A fresh cohort of students are embarking on an exciting new challenge and leading the way at RGS, as their predecessors now focus on their exams.

Spotlight on RGS's new Dance Specialist

Any fears Kayleigh Oborka-Letman had about expanding dance in a former all-boys school evaporated as soon as she walked through the doors on Eskdale Terrace in September last year.