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Welcome to the Sixth Form

How do we meet the requirements of the 16–19 study programme? Academic Year 2022-2023 (updated 15 July 2022)

The KESH Sixth Form 16-19 study offer is designed to provide students with a structured learning programme that supports their individual development and personal progression in line with their future career plans. Our study programmes are individually tailored but combine both qualification and non-qualification activities and are based on a students prior attainment, interests and career goals. 

Mr H Sehejpal
Head of Sixth Form - Assistant Vice Principal

We look forward to welcoming you as a Sixth form student at KESH Academy. You will be joining a very successful and aspirational Sixth Form that is student centred and strives for continuous excellence.

Here at KESH we are proud to provide a personalised approach for our students. Every student matters, we care for the individual and work hard to ensure high quality support for them. Our new building and state of the art Sixth Form facilities provide a fantastic resource for our students. We offer a wide range of courses from A levels to vocational BTEC courses alongside a vast array of extra-curricular activities.

Students at KESH Sixth Form achieve excellent outcomes and perform in line with national averages. At the end of year 13 many students choose to continue their education at university, some students move on to apprenticeships, all secure appropriate training, further education or employment. Choosing the level 3 courses you would like to study and where you would like to study them is one of the most important decisions you will have to make. We hope that the information you will find on our website will provide you with the understanding you need to make an informed choice. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Small teaching groups in sixth form, all taught by excellent subject specialist teachers


Fantastic resources and facilities including gym and sports pitches.


Safe environment where students can flourish with fantastic support from all staff.


Textbooks and revision materials provided at no extra cost to students


98% of university applicants are successful.


A sixth form that respects your individuality - you can become the person you want to be.


Residential trips, visits, and many extracurricular opportunities, all subsidised by the Academy.


We were inspected by Ofsted in 2023 and maintained our "Good" rating. Please find the link to the report HERE.

Performance Tables (DfE)

The DfE publishes school and college level educational performance data based on tests, assessments and exams which you can access HERE.

Get In Touch

King Edward VI
Sheldon Heath Academy Sixth Form


0121 647 2471


Sheldon Heath Road, Sheldon, Birmingham, United Kingdom, B26 2RZ.

What do our student's say?

“KESH Sixth Form has always stood out for me.”

“KESH also offers a range of opprtunities to get involved.”

“The teachers provide exceptional support inside and outside the classroom.”

“KESH has given me an immense amount of support.”

The Trust

King Edward VI Academy Trust Birmingham is a charitable company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales. Registered number 10654935. Registered office: Foundation Office, Edgbaston Park Road, Birmingham, B15 2UD. Tel: 0121 472 1147.