Colleges and sixth form
Information about post-16 colleges is available through schools and colleges. Open days are usually advertised in the local newspapers and on the college and provider websites.
School sixth forms
A student already in a school with a sixth form can remain in the school for another two years, or can apply to any other education or training provider.
The following Herefordshire high schools have sixth forms (for 17 and 18 year old students) offering A level study and also, in some cases, vocational qualifications.
- The Hereford Academy
- Lady Hawkins' School and Sixth Form, Kington
- John Masefield High School and Sixth Form Centre, Ledbury
- Earl Mortimer College and Sixth Form Centre, Leominster
- John Kyrle High School and Sixth Form Centre, Ross-on-Wye
Sixth form college
Sixth form college tends to focus more on academic rather than vocational qualifications.
Colleges of further education
These colleges offer a wide range of courses leading to academic and vocational qualifications.