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More Than A College

Gateway Sixth Form College supports around 1,250 learners from across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland providing a range of vocational and academic qualifications from Entry level 1 to A Levels/Level 3. Based in Hamilton, Leicester, the college is situated on a purpose built 12 acre site. Gateway strives to deliver ‘excellence in education’ and enables students to have a personalized learning experience aiming to challenge, inspire and motivate regardless of a student’s background or ability.

Gateway College is known not only for the excellent support we give to each and every one of our students, but also that final little push we all need to be better than our best!

The 2019 exam results show there has been a further increase in student’s achievements as the College continues to show progress in the improvements it is making. A Level results are up by 7.5% from 2018 and we see high grades (A*, A and B) particularly ascending in Further Maths, Fashion & Textiles, Law and Media… 

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Outstanding Facilities and Student Progression

We don’t just give students an education and experiences that set them up for success in a career.

We help them succeed in their career and to discover a field they’re passionate about and dare to lead it.

  • SADS Awareness Week – Gateway Is Proud To Support Local Life Saving Initiative

    Gateway Sixth Form College is proud to support the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT) this October as they launch their annual SADS Awareness week. This year will mark the tenth anniversary of SADS Awareness week which stands for Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome.  The week marks the tragic passing of 14-year-old Joe Humphries from Rothley who...
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  • Innovative Collaboration Leads T Levels in Health At Gateway

    Gateway Sixth Form College has partnered with Coventry University to upskill key teaching staff to hone their clinical practices in readiness for a new T-Level Health programme launched in September 2022. The flagship T Level Health course has enabled teachers from the grade 2 city college to participate in a bespoke four-day training programme developed...
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  • New T-Level Programme Launched For 2022

    After much anticipation and careful preparation, Gateway College is proud to be the first Sixth Form provider in the city to launch a T-Level programme to almost 50 young people. The two-year qualification offers level 3 learners an alternative to the existing A-level and BTEC programmes of Study and features a unique in-depth 45-day industry...
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  • Gateway Students Achieve Outstanding Results

    Students and staff waited in anticipation for their results over the summer after two harrowing years of disruption to their lives and education and were not disappointed with the outcomes! With 100% pass rates in over 50 subjects including Accounting, Chemistry, English Language and Literature, Photography, Physics, Psychology, Criminology, Media, Art and Design, IT and...
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15Dec

End of Autumn Term 2022

4:00 pm - 9:00 amGateway College
03Jan

Spring Term 2023

9:00 am - 4:00 pmGateway College
09Mar

Open Evening Spring 2023

12:00 am - 11:59 pmGateway College