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Welcome to Ralph Allen School


Welcome to Ralph Allen School, a vibrant co-educational learning community in Bath.

The school’s core values run deep, reflecting the thinking of staff, students, parents and governors. First is Respect for ideas, beliefs, the environment and one another. Next, Teamwork which enables individuals to develop the invaluable skills of collaboration and flexibility. And Personal best which places value on students’ progress and effort, no matter what the starting point.

We are very proud of our high academic standards, which we have successfully maintained over time. These enable our students to fulfil their potential.

About us

The ethos
Ralph Allen School has a thriving and successful Sixth Form. We are ambitious for our students and we provide excellent teaching across a broad range of subjects. Our outstanding results are a consequence of our unique combination of high quality teaching and tutoring, excellent facilities and a firm belief in the value of the individual. In the Sixth Form we will encourage you to develop an awareness of contemporary issues, to acquire life-long skills and to show initiative both within and outside school. We want you to strive for excellence and to be an active part of this school community.

The facilities
You will be able to enjoy the full benefits of the school's sporting facilities, the Learning Resource centre (including the Library), the Lee Centre and our ICT suites. The Sixth Form social area is available for relaxation at break and lunchtimes. The Sixth Form team are very easy to find as the Sixth Form office is located off the Hub. The Sixth Form also have a dedicated study area within the Learning Resources Centre.  We continue to consider the demands of advanced level study and to develop our resources and facilities to support independent learning in the future.

The Sixth Form Council
The Sixth Form Council symbolises the trust we place in our students to provide and maintain a stimulating environment. Sixth Form students feature prominently at major school events. The sixth form council meets regularly and is part of the student voice in the school.

The student community
Every year we are always pleased to welcome new students into our Sixth Form. In our experience new students appreciate the friendly welcome they receive as they integrate quickly and successfully into our thriving and dynamic Sixth Form community. If you are transferring from another school we will be pleased to arrange for you to visit the school prior to making an application.

How to apply

If you want to apply for courses, you will need to contact Ralph Allen School directly.

Last updated date: 30 January 2018

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