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Transition Events

If you are looking for a place for 2019 entry, we recommend you get in touch asap. 

If you haven't yet visited, we'd love to see you at an Open Morning. If our dates don't suit, please do book a private visit.

Transition to Worksop College 

Our Transition events are a key part of our welcome, designed for those joining us from another school or those moving into key stages, such as Year 7, Year 9 and Sixth Form.

We also have a number of children who join us during the academic year, from nursery upwards so if you are considering moving part-way through the academic year, please visit our 'joining us in-year' pages.  

Year 7 Entry - 2019 

Taster Day - Tuesday 20 November 2018

Join us at our Year 7 Taster Day and discover what being a student at Worksop College is like. Prospective pupils will take part in lessons and sporting activities - with lots of opportunity to get to know our teachers and other pupils considering Worksop College for Year 7. 

Transition Days -  13 & 14 June 2019

In preparation for your child joining us in September 2019, they will get to know their teachers, take part in group activities, spend time in our Year 7 and 8 facility – Portland House, and take part in lessons across core subjects. Parents will have the opportunity to meet teachers and key members of staff during the Parents’ Evening and BBQ on Thursday 13 June 2019.

Year 9 Entry - 2019 

Taster Day - Tuesday 27 November 2018

Join us at our Year 9 Taster Day and discover what being a student at Worksop College is like. Prospective pupils will take part in lessons and sporting activities - with lots of opportunity to get to know our teachers and other pupils considering Worksop College for Year 9. 

Transition Day - Friday 14 June 2019

In preparation for your child joining us in September 2019, they will get to know their teachers, take part in group activities, spend time in in their new House and take part in lessons across core subjects. Parents will have the opportunity to meet teachers and key members of staff during the Parents’ Evening and BBQ.

Sixth Form Entry (Year 12) - 2019 

Sixth Form Taster Day - 7 March 2018

Join us at our Year 12 Taster Day and discover Sixth Form at Worksop College. You'll spend time with other people considering us for A levels and will have the chance to get to know our teachers. You'll take part in lessons and sporting activities - as well as spending time in our new Sixth Form Centre - complete with coffee bar, seminar rooms and quiet study areas. 

Sample The Sixth Form  - Yr 12 Transition Week - 17-21 June 2019

Join us for a week of Induction - aimed at those starting with us in the Sixth Form in September 2019. You will get a chance to sample a range of lessons and seminars, both the subjects you have chosen to pursue at A Level, or a range of possibilities if you remain undecided. You’ll have the opportunity to get involved in the process of selecting your Sixth Form Tutor, take part in a programme of enrichment activities designed to better equip you for the challenges you’ll face, and meet and talk to staff and fellow students joining you in Year 12. You’ll also have the chance to listen to current members of the Sixth Form reflect on things that they wish they’d realised before they began!

Year 7 Entry - 2020 

Taster Day - Friday 22 November 2019             

Join us at our Year 7 Taster Day and discover what being a student at Worksop College is like. Prospective pupils will take part in lessons and sporting activities - with lots of opportunity get to know our teachers and other pupils considering Worksop College for Year 7.

 

Transition Days and Parents’ Welcome BBQ - Thursday 11 & Friday 12 June 2020

Your child will join us for lessons, activities and fun. They will enjoy two full days with us, spending time in Portland House. On Thursday, our Head will give a presentation about Life at Worksop College and then families are invited to join us for our Welcome BBQ and Drinks evening.

Year 9 Entry - 2020 

Taster Day - Friday 29 November 2019 

A very similar format to our Year 7 Taster day, our Year 9 Taster Day is a chance for your child to spend some time with others they may be joining next September. This day is often popular with families joining us from Prep Schools across the region.

Transition Day - Friday 12 June 2020

Your child will join us for lessons, activities and fun. They will spend a full day with us, with an opportunity to meet their new House peers from the Senior House they are joining. 

Sixth Form Entry (Year 12) - 2020 

Taster Day - Thursday 6 March 2020     

Join us at our Year 12 Taster Day and discover Sixth Form at Worksop College. You'll spend time with other people considering us for Further Education and have the chance to get to know our teachers and talk about subject options. You'll take part in lessons and sporting activities - as well as spending time in our new Sixth Form Centre - complete with coffee bar, seminar rooms and quiet study areas.

Sample the Sixth (joining Year 12) - 15 -19 June 2020

Join us for a week of induction - aimed at those starting with us in the Sixth Form in September 2019. The week is an exciting introduction to your new life, with a number of presentations, seminars and a chance to get to know your peers better. At this point, you can also finalise your subject options and get ready for your next step!