The traditional Year 12 induction weekend started on Friday 5 September and was a huge success for all concerned.
This summer (2014) saw eight Arden Sixth Form students travel to South Africa for four weeks to embark on the experience of a lifetime. This is an account of their amazing time.
We are delighted to announce the appointment of the new group of Assistant Year Leaders for the next year
Two of Arden's students, Charlie Hancox and Sam Bennett have received recognition for their success in water polo.
For the past few months Arden have been working with The Touchwood Shopping Centre on a really exciting initiative when 100 of our Year 12 students were able to experience at first hand the workings of an operation of this scale.
On Friday 4 July over 180 eager Year 12 students made their way to The University of Birmingham UCAS Convention
Friday 20 June saw Year 13 students and their families arrive at the Forest of Arden Hotel & Country Club, Maxstoke for the annual Year 13 Leavers’ Ball. This has become a tradition for the year group and once again proved to be a glamorous, sophisticated highly enjoyable event.
Year 12 students recently showed off their 'business brains' at the ICAEW BASE 2014 National Final held at the Hilton Metropole
As the deadline approaches for the eight lucky Arden students to fly out to South Africa they are busy raising funds for the pupils of Schitsdrift School.
Friday 16 May luckily dawned bright and beautiful as the Year 13s prepared for their final day in the Sixth Form.
The Sixth Formers hoping to visit South Africa have been busy again...
Seven of the Sixth Form students who are visiting South Africa in the summer dusted off their trainers and joined in Knowle Fun Run to raise awareness and funds!
Arden Sixth Form were under pressure to retain the Solihull Sixth Form football trophy after last year's victory
We have recently appointed this year’s new Sixth Form prefects, with over fifty applications this year this has been one of the most gruelling and difficult decisions we have had to make over the past few years.
With only just a little over two months to go before our eight volunteers head out to Schitsdrift School in South Africa the students have been really busy with their fundraising efforts.
Several Year 12 students have volunteered to help with SoLO (Solihull Life Opportunities) - a local charity that allows disabled children to have fun outside of their home.
Our Year 12 Politics students enjoyed an informative visit by Meriden's Labour candidate, Tom McNeil.
Arden's Sixth Form Open Evening took place on Wednesday 29 January and we were delighted to welcome hundreds of students and their parents to Arden.
Following the publication of the 2013 Performance Tables we are delighted to report that our class of 2013 achieved the highest results in Solihull on every measure possible.
With little over a year before the next General Election, A Level Government and Politics students have already engaged in what is becoming the most unpredictable elections of a generation.
Arden is blessed with some outstanding mathematics students and with all that talent it is hardly surprising we are able to celebrate the successes of a large number of students in the Senior Maths Challenge.
A group of Arden Sixth Formers volunteered to assist the Rotary Club in their annual appeal for food.
Sam's American football career is going from strength to strength...
Several Sixth Form students have baked, iced and sold an amazing number of cakes to raise money for the DEC fund for communities devastated by Typhoon Haiyan
We are delighted to have appointed eight Assistant Year Leaders for the coming year
Year 12 & 13 students make the first step on a journey that could take them to South Africa next year.
After several weeks of anticipation, students in Year 12 and 13 were finally rewarded for their patience when the new bistro facility opened.
Arden is incredibly proud that Year 13 triplets; Tanvier, Gurveena and Raajun Sidhu have secured places at Birmingham, Keele and Cardiff Universities to study Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry respectively.
Just over a week has passed since our return from the Year 12 Induction Trip to Wyedean/Symonds Yat and I think it is finally safe to say we have now all finally recovered - it took a while though!
With remarkable results once again this year; a 100% pass rate in every subject and 69% of all results being at A*-B, it was with a certain amount of trepidation that students and staff waited anxiously to see if those all important University places had been secured.
We are once again delighted to report a year on year progression with ‘A’ level results. For the second consecutive year we are thrilled to see a 100% pass rate across all 27 subjects.
Documents that all prospective Year 12 students need to complete and bring to Enrolment Day - 22 & 23 August
Despite taking place on one of the hottest days of the year, it was a wonderful morning of celebration.
One of our Sixth Formers, a member of the BBC Proms Youth Choir, recently performed at the Royal Albert Hall
Knowle’s famous Elizabethan style knot garden was given a makeover this month with help from Arden Sixth Formers
At Arden Sixth Form every year we select a new group of students to represent us as Prefects
A letter from Mr Parman explaining the arrangements for the collection of A Level results - August 2013
Year 12 students attended a UCAS Convention at Aston University
Arden held a very successful and well-attended induction afternoon for Year 12 students
The Sixth Form Leavers’ Ball took place on Friday 21 June 2013 in a marquee at the Forest of Arden Hotel
In the Spring term 2013 about ten Year 12 students took part in a ten week Russian taster course
Information on how to write an effective personal statement
Our Sixth Formers reach their first Cup Final and do Arden proud.
Three of our Year 13 students have been offered places on the finance training scheme...
Year 12 students undertake a mentoring course
Natalya gain has place on prestigious Cambridge residential course
Arden are delighted to announce that Miles Billington has received a Merit Award from Aberystwyth University.
Congratulations to Johnny Beale who received praise for his product design work
Since the end of the AS examination period last summer, ten hard working Sixth Formers have been engaged in study with the Open University.
Arden Sixth Form students regularly volunteer at Knowle Library helping members of the community develop their ICT skills.
Six Year 11 pupils enjoyed a visit to Oxford University for a Physics and Materials Science Day
A fantastic performance from Arden Questionnaires ....
On Monday 19 November, Arden welcomed a group of mathematicians from Oxford University.
On a very bleak November day, 13 year 11 students made the journey over to Girton College to find out a little more about what it might be like to study at Cambridge.
Year 13 English Literature students enjoy a trip to London.
Arden has opened its doors to a new Year 12 intake ...
Information about A-Level Results 2012:
Letter containing key information from the Sixth Form team ...
Arden recently sent two very strong teams to the local Maths competition...
One of our Year 12 students has enjoyed success with the Open University
Caitlin Mallin will be involved in a new piece of musical theatre this summer with the 'Youth Music Theatre'
Potential Arden Sixth Formers were invited to meet each other...
Sixth Former, Madelaine Smith competed with world class athletes at Alexandra Stadium...
The Year 13 students, parents and staff enjoyed a wonderful evening ...
Year 13s celebrate their last day in distinctive style - 'D' was was the theme ....
Arden students volunteer to run community medical clinics and activity camps for children in Uganda
Exciting news about the new 'Sixth Form Jacket' ....
Year 12 students have been busy helping in the community.
Year 13 students have been successful in gaining accreditation with the Open University.
Congratulations to the four Year 13 students on their recent success at the Physics Olympiad.
Some of Arden's Prefects and Senior Pupils volunteered at the Sunrise Senior Living Care Home on Saturday 3 December.
Following Presentation Evening on 10 November, a few of Arden's ex Year 13s popped in to say hello ....
Mr Murphy attended a recent Year 12 assembly to award badges to House leaders.
Arden Sixth Form was delighted to welcome the Schools Officer from the University of Cambridge.
The 'ArdenFast' Sixth Form Debating Society has started!
Details of the results gained by Year 13 students at Arden in 2011
The Open Evening for prospective Sixth Form applicants for September 2012 will be held on Wednesday 25 January from 18 00 - 20 30.
Since the inception of the Sixth Form, students have given their time to help at sports clubs for younger pupils.
Anna Savage as recently been working on a Young Researchers Project in conjunction with Warwick University.
International week saw quizzes, food tastings, language lessons...........
We are delighted to congratulate Lauren Bull on her recent Gold Artsmark achievement.
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