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Welcome to St Francis Xavier 6th Form College (SFX College)

Sixth Form Colleges, specialist colleges for 16-19 year-olds, are a relatively new concept in the UK education system and there are only 94 in the country, with just three in central London, St Francis Xavier having been the first, established in 1985.

At St Francis Xavier Sixth Form College we offer a very large range and combinations of A Level subjects, as well as BTEC courses in 8 specialist areas.  We have specialist tutors who only work with A Level students wishing to progress to university and have over 350 successful applicants every year, including 40 to Oxford and Cambridge over the last 10 years.

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About us

SFX College offers you an exciting, high quality education within a modern, well-resourced, safe and supportive environment. To be successful in today's world you must develop skills and abilities at a higher level than was ever necessary in the past. Whatever your ambition, we have a course that will help you achieve it or provide you with the right route towards your eventual goal. Our examination results are consistently above the National average and the majority of our two-year students progress to higher education.

Facilities available

  • Cafeteria
  • Careers Clinic
  • Chapel & Prayer Room
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Fitness Suite
  • Language Laboratory
  • Learning Resources Centre
  • Mac Suites
  • Music Studio
  • Video Editing Suite

Additional support

If you have either a disability, including a sensory impairment, or a learning difficulty, for example, Dyslexia or Asperger's Syndrome, please be assured that you will receive tailor-made support from trained specialists who receive continuous updates in their training. Support is available in the following ways:

  • In-class
  • Individual support
  • Workshops

How to apply

If you want to apply for courses, you will need to contact St Francis Xavier 6th Form College (SFX College) directly.

Last updated date: 16 July 2015
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Key information


  • A: St Francis Xavier 6th Form College (SFX College)
    • Address:
    • 10 Malwood Road
    • LONDON
    • SW12 8EN
    • Telephone number:
    • Course enquiries: 02087726072
    • Website:
    • Email address:
    • More information:
    • St Francis Xavier College is the most accessible Catholic Sixth Form College in London, with underground travel taking approximately 15 minutes from Waterloo, London Bridge, Victoria or Morden.

      Travel to the College is possible by:

      Nearest station (two minutes walk to the College) is Clapham South on the Northern Line. Change at London Bridge for the Jubilee Line.

      50: Croydon - Stockwell
      155: Tooting - Elephant & Castle
      355: Mitcham - Brixton
      G1: Norbury - Clapham Junction
      249: Balham - Crystal Palace - Penge
      315: Balham - Tulse Hill

      National Rail/Overground:
      Nearest stations are Balham and Clapham High Street.