Destinations and Alumni

Our students go on to a great variety of things, including further study at university, apprenticeships and employment.

Results 2021

Our Summer 2021 results put us in the top 10% of Sixth Forms nationally. 50% our students were also recognised as Norfolk Scholars (students achieving a minimum of AAB or DDM).

University Destinations

On average, Thorpe’s Sixth Form’s acceptance rate is 93% against a national average of 76%. Typically, 70% of our students progress to university, whilst others successfully gain employment or an apprenticeship. This summer, 95% of our UCAS applicants gained a place at their first choice of university.

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Apprenticeships

Our students have gone on to gain apprenticeships with Busseys Ford and Peugeot Norwich (Car and Van Dealership), G M Piling Ltd (Geotechnical Experts), Lovewell Blake (Chartered Accountants), Marsh (Insurance Broker and Risk Advisor), Perfect Placement  (Automotive Recruitment Specialists) and William H Brown (Estate Agents), among other fantastic companies. Previous apprenticeships were also gained at Morgan Sindall (Construction and Regeneration Group), Perenco (Oil and Gas Company), Jaguar Land Rover (Automotive Industry) and Larking and Gowen (Chartered Accountants and Advisors).

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