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Post 16

Life@Woodlawn
Life in Woodlawn Post 16 is all about ensuring you get the best possible experiences.  Throughout your time at Woodlawn you will gain many accreditations including Maths, English, ICT, PSD and many more.  Though we are conscious that life at Woodlawn  is not just about gaining qualifications, which is why we offer so much more.

Woodlawn Post 16 pupils routinely take part in our peer mentoring, supporting younger pupils in school to help them develop their reading.  Every year pupils take part in a residential, most recently to High Borrans in Cumbria and this year (2017) to the Calvert Trust in Kielder. When you join us you will be  encouraged to take part in as much as possible; this could be completing a work experience; taking part in activities to achieve your Duke of Edinburgh Award; community travel training, extended sports experiences and even Enterprise to help fundraise for the school.  At Woodlawn your timetable is designed to give the best possible experiences both academically and for life, please take advantage of these.

Glen Whalley, Assistant Head Teacher

(lead for Post 16)

Post 16 Provision

The Sixth Form, focuses on increasing personal independence in supporting the transition to adult life and entitlement to a community presence.

Students continue to develop basic Literacy and Numeracy skills and work on life, Travel and Leisure Skills.  Students are aged from 16 to 19 years and experience learning through ability groups, year groups and pastoral groups.  College staff work closely with parents and the Connexions Service to plan for the individual’s future in a person - centered way.  Accreditation is gained by students in a variety of subjects.  There are social opportunities to meet mainstream college students. 

Subjects/areas taught/experienced:

Functional Skills Maths
Functional Skills English
Functional Skills ICT
GCSE Photography
ASDAN PSD
Asdan Enterprise
Asdan Sport & Leisure
Asdan Roadwise
Asdan History
Community Swimming/Sport
Work Experience
Duke of Edinburgh Award
Community Travel Training

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