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Northampton School for Boys

Northampton School for Boys


The deadline for Sixth Form Applications was midnight on 28th January 2024.  You are still able to make a Late Application using the link at the bottom of this page.

Our Open Evening for both Internal and External applicants will be held on Thursday 11th January 2024. Places for this event for external students will be able to be booked from Saturday 9th December 2023 via Ticketsource by clicking hereInternal students do not need to book.

This Open Evening will provide the opportunity for you to attend a presentation by the Headteacher, the Assistant Headteacher with oversight of the Sixth Form, the Head Boy and the Head Girl and you will also have the opportunity to speak to students and subject teachers. Advance booking for external students is essential.  

Click here for Open Evening information for external students.

All external applicants will also be given the opportunity to book onto an Open Morning Tour of the school. These will not be held until after GCSE exams have finished and will also be bookable via Ticketsource.  It is likely that these will be held at the end of June 2024.

It is also highly recommended that all applicants read the full details of our admissions process and policy which are detailed below, before applying to the school for a place in the Sixth Form.

Applications must be made online via our application portal. Links to this will go live w/c 11th December 2023 and will be able to be found below along with full details of how to apply.

The Application deadline is Sunday 28th January 2024 (23:59).

GCSE results day is scheduled to be on Thursday 22nd August 2024.


Determined Sixth Form Admissions Policy for Sept 2024 entry
Sixth Form Minimum Entry Requirements for 2024
BTEC (Rugby/Netball/Basketball) Sixth Form Minimum Entry Requirements for 2024
Subject Information for September 2024 entry
Option Blocks 2024
Timelines for Internal students
Timelines for External students
Russell Group - Informed Choices website
Information for Applicants Booklet
On-line Application Form Instructions - NSB STUDENTS
On-line Application Form Instructions - EXTERNAL STUDENTS
A Level PE Practical Guidance
Northampton School for Boys, Billing Road, Northampton, NN1 5RT
01604 230240