Virtual Open Evening 2021

Here is a virtual overview of the NHGS Sixth Form (for 2022 intake). Here you will find lots of information, including a short film and links to our A Level courses.  We will open our doors for our face-to-face open event on Thursday 6th January 2022. 



Here is a virtual overview of the NHGS Sixth Form including a promotional video, links to A Level course information including course videos and a virtual tour of the school and the Sixth Form Learning Centre. 

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North Halifax fosters a cooperative, familial environment that enables students not only to succeed academically, but to become conscientious and well-rounded people. I am grateful to have been a student here and I owe the school a lot more than just my grades

(Gala, former Sixth Form student)


5 Key Reasons to Join the NHGS Sixth Form

  • We are Calderdale’s largest and most consistently successful school Sixth Form.
  • We get to know all of our students personally and provide exceptional pastoral care.  Our well-being provision is second to none.
  • We offer a fantastic range of A level courses.
  • Our enrichment provision is superb and provides our students with tremendous opportunities to develop and demonstrate a wide range of skills and attributes that top universities and employers prize highly.
  • We equip our students with the knowledge, skills and understanding to navigate life with confidence and set courses of their own choosing.



25 A level courses, all delivered on site by specialist teachers



A Level Courses Available at NHGS

We offer 25 A Level courses. All are based onsite at the school, with field trips where relevant (we do not outsource our teaching). For more information about the courses on offer at NHGS Sixth Form, including course videos and flyers, please click here.


There is a genuine passion for learning at the school and you can feel it in the air. 

(Sonny, former Sixth Form student)



Our average pass rates over the past five years have been 99.8% (A*-E)

with 63% achieving A*-B grades.



Exam Results

To view our A Level exam results from 2018, 2019 and 2020 please click here.



Our average point score in both 2018 & 2019 were the highest in Calderdale





Virtual Tour of the School and the Sixth Form Centre

Click here to take a virtual tour of the school. Make sure to check out the Sixth Form Centre and the fantastic sports facilities (which Sixth Form students can use during Core Enrichment and lunchtimes).


Admissions Process

Please visit our Admissions page for more information, entry requirements and the timetable for admissions.


There's such a broad variety of extracurricular activities and opportunities to get involved in, which helped me build a lot of skills for further education. 

(Neha, former Sixth Form student)