Why choose SFX?

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Much more than a 6th form – We offer the SFX Oxbridge & Russell Group Programme for students aspiring to go to the top universities, first class careers and guidance, and an extensive choice of enrichment activities.
Experts in 16-19 education – We provide excellent teaching and learning by teachers who are professionals in only 16-19 education.
Over 50 courses – A wide range of courses at Levels 2 and 3 (over 50 subjects) with excellent pass rates.
Excellent facilities.
Over £10 million of investment in the last few years – Facilitating a brand new canteen and Starbucks Coffee shop (which opened in September 2014), two Learning Resources Centres and a professional fitness suite, all on one secure site.
Catholic ethos – The College has a unique Catholic ethos with core values: kindness, service, faith, inclusion, courage, honesty, respect and forgiveness.
Equality, diversity and inclusion – We recently gained the ‘Investors in Diversity’ Award, determined by the way we manage equality, diversity and inclusion through a planned and whole approach.
Oxford and Cambridge – 32 students have gained places at Oxford and Cambridge universities over the last 15 years.
Progression to university – 91% of 2015 university applicants progressed to higher education, including 29% for the Russell Group or the top 40 universities in 2015.