St Charles Catholic Sixth Form College
Kensington and Chelsea, United Kingdom
About St Charles Catholic Sixth Form College
St Charles Catholic Sixth Form College is a co-educational further education college based in Kensington and Chelsea in London for students aged 16-19. It is a Roman Catholic college.
In terms of facilities, the college has recently refurbished science laboratories, a library with digital resources, outdoor and indoor sports areas, a fitness suite, a dark room, and dedicated ICT suites.
The college offers a range of trips to students on different courses. In 2015, some of the places students visited included New York, Italy, Switzerland, and the Isle of Wight.
The college also has a full-time chaplain available to personally support students.
Values and vision
St Charles Catholic Sixth Form College sees its mission as being to enable all of its students to achieve their greatest potential, inspiring them to wisdom, compassion and leadership in service to others. It aims to do this in a community defined by Catholic values and which holds the teachings of Jesus Christ dear.
“St Charles is a truly inclusive college and students achieve well regardless of their starting point or background. With its distinct Catholic ethos, the college supports students in their moral and spiritual development as well as academic achievement. Retention and pass rates are high on most courses and, at level 3, students gain better grades than those predicted on the basis of their prior attainment.”