Sixth Form Virtual Open Event
Welcome to our Sixth Form Virtual Open Event. This online event is designed to help you learn more about the exciting life here at Blackheath High Sixth Form.
How does this online event work?
While the best way to experience Blackheath High is in person, we understand that this is not always possible. This virtual ‘event’ is always available for you to access, providing an exciting glimpse of Sixth Form life.
Simply follow the page below (recommended for the best viewing experience), clicking and watching the film content as you go, finishing with some downloadable collateral for you to take away.
A warm welcome to Blackheath High School Sixth Form
Mrs Natalie Argile, Head (2 mins)
Our academic ethos
Mr Steven Henderson, Senior Deputy Head – Academic and Sixth Form (5 mins)
Find out more about our academic ethos and how our approach develops independent thinking, opens minds and unlocks passions
Wellbeing at Sixth Form
Mr Christopher Alaru, Deputy Head - Staff and Students (4 mins)
Learn how wellbeing, happiness, and a balanced life are key for academic success and beyond
Meet Head Student & Computer Scientist Sharmalyne, on her journey to becoming an Ethical Hacker.
Sharmalyne, Sixth Former (3 mins)
Our outgoing Head Student, Sharmalyne, explains how she was inspired to find her future at Blackheath High
Meet our Sixth Form Leadership Team
Learn about the smooth transition to Year 12, and how the A-level mindset course gets you Sixth Form ready
Mr Sodhi, Head of Year 12
Hear about our unrivalled 1:1 career mentoring and UCAS support
Ms Beecham, Head of Year 13
Discover our inspirational Wollstonecraft Speaker Series and bespoke futures program to help you find your future
Ms Day, Head of Futures
An interview with Elizabeth Day
Mabel, Year 12 (48 mins)
Women in Leadership Event - Our Sixth Form student Mabel interviews novelist, journalist and founder of podcast "How to Fail" Elizabeth Day as part of our biennial event.
Life at Blackheath High Sixth Form
Tour the Sixth Form Centre with Saffron and find out more about Westcombe House and the facilities available (3 mins)
Sixth Form Geography trip to Iceland, filmed by Hana
Annual Sixth Form Fashion Show - Totality
Meet our students
Blackheath High Senior School Prefect Natasha was among those delighted to receive her results and confirm her place at the University of Edinburgh to study French and Spanish.
Dorcas joined Blackheath High School in Year 12 after being impressed by the DT and Textiles department, where her passions lie.
Learn from our Director of Sport about the sporting opportunities that ensure every student discovers a life-long love of sport and fitness (3 mins)
Learn about our musical opportunities, taught by world-class musicians
GDST Alumnae Network
Join the biggest network of 70,000+ leading women (2 mins)
Take a virtual tour
We’d like to thank you for attending our Sixth Form Virtual Open Event.
We hope you enjoyed your experience. We would very much welcome any feedback you may have; please contact our Admissions Team on email@example.com. There are further information downloads below, or if you would like us to send you a prospectus pack in the post, please contact our Admissions Team.
You can find out more about our Sixth Form, details on the admissions process, or contact our friendly Admissions Team with any questions you may have. We accept applications for 16+ all year round; if you would like to apply for a scholarship however, you will need to get your application in by the scholarship deadline. Read our 16+ key dates document.
Please download a PDF brochure
Learn about life in our Sixth Form Centre
Discover our co-curricular clubs and societies
Learn more and apply now for one of our many funded Sixth Form places
Download to learn more about A-level subjects on offer
Find out what it means to be part of the GDST
Find out why our Sixth Form is rated 'excellent in all areas'