Visit our 6th Form Centre

Innovative Learning Facilities

The iconic NLA building is a state-of-the-art learning environment where our 6th Form students work in cutting-edge facilities in science, sports, engineering and the arts.

Space to Study

Our 6th Form study centre is open throughout school holidays and after school with laptops and computers ensuring you have a comfortable and inspiring learning environment to keep on top of your Level 3 work.

Plus much more...

  • Dedicated 6th Form laboratories, equipped to university standard to allow our students to undertake practical work, such as gel electrophoresis, outside and beyond the scope of school laboratories.
  • Modern art studios and ceramics kiln rooms to enable our 6th Form students to fully explore their creative potential.
  • High spec technology rooms alongside music, radio, TV and recording studios for our digital-creative students.
  • Specialist engineering centre with a motorcycle engineering workshop, Dynojet rolling road–one of only two in the North West- and a full range of engineering and design machinery, including 3D printers, laser cutters and CNC mills.
  • Dance and drama studios with a theatre-quality auditorium with an audio-visual control suite.
  • Well-equipped library, in addition to the 6th Form study centre, giving students a choice of location for independent study and a quiet and focused place to work.
  • Superb modern sports and leisure facilities for our 6th Form students, including three full-size football pitches, a floodlit astroturf playing field, gym and fitness suite, indoor sports hall and multi-use games area.