Guidance

Convert to an academy: guide for sixth-form colleges

Guidance and application form for sixth-form colleges considering becoming a 16-to-19 academy.

Documents

Becoming a 16 to 19 academy: advice for sixth-form colleges

Sixth-form colleges: form to apply to become an academy

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Sixth-form colleges: form to apply to become an academy

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Details

This guidance will help sixth-form colleges understand:

  • if it’s appropriate to become an academy
  • the application process

To apply to be an academy, fill in the application form and email it to Enquiries.EFA@education.gov.uk, copying in your EFA lead contact.