Introduction to Glenalmond's Extraordinary Sixth Form

Join us for a friendly, informal online evening - on November 17th, from 1830HRS BST - to introduce you to all that makes Glenalmond's Sixth Form Experience Extraordinary. Register here or via Eventbrite here 

What Sets Sixth Form at Glenalmond Apart? Glenalmond is the only school to offer A-Levels (22 subjects), Highers (10 subjects) and EPQs coupled with a choice of 80 activities, plus leadership training with Royal Marine Commandos. This unique combination means Glenalmond students emerge from Sixth Form as exciting prospects for universities and future employers, routinely with 3 A-Levels, a foreign language Higher & an EPQ. All this in a stunning setting of 300 acres in rural Perthshire - where you will be able to relax and make friends, and memories, for life. SIGN-UP HERE

Our Extraordinary Sixth Form Highlights Include:

  • Excellent subject choice: 22 A-Level & 10 Higher Subjects (2020/21)
  • Students routinely leave with 3 A-Levels, a foreign language Higher & an EPQ
  • Many L6 students take a language Higher (beneficial for university & employability)
  • Most students complete an Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) - mini dissertation.
  • Pupils are offered Morrisby Career Guidance Program and we have a dedicated careers adviser on staff.
  • Free careers interviews are offered as well as advice on university choice. From 2021, all pupils will be offered coaching so they leave us with a polished Linkedin account.
  • Excellent "Learning to Learn" Tutor programme.
  • Exceptional leadership experience including challenge led by Royal Marine Commandos.
  • Superb Sixth Form social, sport and extracurricular activities including theatre trips and career talks.
  • More than 80 activities, clubs and societies to choose from.
  • Scholarships are available for talented Sixth Form pupils to apply for.

Format of event - combination of group and individual Zoom meetings. Register here or here via Eventbrite.

  1. Welcome & Introduction: The Warden (Glenalmond College Head)
  2. Academic Life: hosted by our Academic heads
  3. University Entry and Career Pathways: Hosted by our Head of Sixth Form
  4. Sixth Form Life: Hosted by housemaster/housemistress
  5. Meet a 2020 Leaver: Darcy McDermott, now studying Law at University of Edinburgh.


Visit our website to find out more about Glenalmond College. You can also enjoy a Virtual Visit to Glenalmond and a Virtual Tour and please don't hesitate to contact us by phone: 01738 842000 or email: if you have any questions or would like more information. You can even enjoy one of our innovative, drive-through, safari-style school visits - great fun!

We look forward to meeting you online.