Student Life at PHS6

Debt free studentAs well as being able to choose from a much wider range of subject choices in the Prestatyn High School, you will also be able to involve yourself in the whole Sixth Form ‘experience’

There are a whole variety of activities, clubs and opportunities to do voluntary work in school or college and in the local community; this will help you to develop your wider skills and competencies to build your CV. You can even gain extra qualifications! Curriculum Enrichment There is more to learning in Prestatyn High School  than just through the courses you study. The curriculum enrichment programme provides you with additional experiences to support your development and to help you on the next stage of your journey. You will have many opportunities to take part in aspects of the curriculum enrichment programme which might include some of the following, depending on circumstances at the time.

Curriculum Enrichment There is more to learning in the Prestatyn High School  than just through the courses you study. The curriculum enrichment programme provides you with additional experiences to support your development and to help you on the next stage of your journey. You will have many opportunities to take part in aspects of the curriculum enrichment programme which might include some of the following, depending on circumstances at the time:

Young Enterprise – gain practical experience of business and enterprise through setting up and running your own company as part of a team.

Debating – the aim is to encourage young people from diverse backgrounds in debate with teachers, lecturers and other adults about key social, ethical and cultural issues. The programme might also include taking part in a national competition.

UCAS Conventions – each year, many of our students are given the opportunity to visit a Higher Education Convention at an university to talk to representatives from up to 130 universities, colleges and other relevant organisations. The visit is part of a programme which also includes speakers from universities visiting the Prestatyn High School  during the year to give you the best possible chance of success when you submit your application.

Raising money for charities – each year the Prestatyn High School engage in charity fundraising events and in recent years a significant amount of money has been raised for the benefit of various charities. Course-related trips and visits – various trips and visits are arranged by subject departments during the year, designed to highlight some real-world examples of the course content for you and encourage greater understanding.

Sports & physical activity – there are many opportunities for you to take part in physical activities informally or through the 5 X 60 programme.