WMG Academy named top sixth form in Coventry
The academy's sixth form is number one out of 26 in the city, ahead of all state-funded and independent schools.
It is also the top non-fee paying sixth form for percentage of students achieving at least AAB at
WMG Academy Coventry Principal Mr Matt Brady said: "We are thrilled to be recognised as number one in Coventry. It is testament to the hard work and commitment of our staff and students."
WMG Academy Coventry achieved a 100% pass rate at A-level and BTEC in 2018.
The academy in Mitchell Avenue opened in 2014 and is now the number one University Technical College in the UK for students moving on to higher and degree apprenticeships, with companies paying students' university tuition fees and a salary.
It is rated 'Good' by Ofsted across all categories and is partnered with the University of Warwick and businesses including Aston Martin, Bosch, National Grid, Severn Trent, Rolls-Royce, Meggitt, WMG and Jaguar Land Rover.
The closing date for sixth form applications for September 2019 entry is 31st January. Apply here
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Notes to editors
WMG Academies offer world class education for students aged 14-19 who want to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering and maths. With the support of sponsoring companies, this approach prepares them for the challenges of the 21st century in companies, further education or at university.
Employer Partners for WMG Academy for Young Engineers include:
Aston Martin, Automotive Insulations, Bosch, Cummins, Dassault Systemes, DCS Group, Jaguar Land Rover, Meggitt, National Grid, Oleo, Prodrive, Ricardo, Sarginsons, Savery Hydraulics, SCC, Squires Gears, Sure Track, Tata Motors, University of Warwick , Vinci Energies, WMG.
WMG Academy for Young Engineers is currently accepting applications for students to start in September 2019.