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Results Day 2023

Summer 2023 has marked yet another outstanding set of results for students at St John Rigby College.  What makes this year’s results so remarkable is

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Mission Statement

We are a Catholic College dedicated to the education and development of the whole person, so that all students can realise their full potential.

To achieve this as a community we will:

  • Welcome all students who are happy to be educated within a Christian environment
  • Value the uniqueness and dignity of each individual
  • Provide the highest standards of teaching and learning
  • Show commitment to our work and the Christian values of the College
  • Provide equality of opportunity, with mutual respect and positive encouragement
  • Build and further develop partnerships with the local, national and international community

What do students enjoy about life at SJR

“SJR has a friendly vibe, everyone is accepted, and help is always available. It’s a safe and encouraging environment to learn and socialise with friends.”

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Happy New Year

Everyone at St John Rigby College would like to wish you a fantastic New Year!


St John Rigby College 2023 Open Events

Open Day:

Open Evenings:
Saturday 7th October 10.00am – 1.00pm

Wednesday 18th October 4.30pm - 7.30pm
& Thursday 9th November 4.30pm - 7.30pm
Applications for September 2024 will be open soon

Level 2 entry requirements

If you’re not quite ready to start on a Level 3 Technical course (T Levels) or a Vocational Level 3 course (BTEC) but want to begin on the path to your chosen career, the Transition Programme could be for you.  

Transition Programmes are tailored to prepare students to move onto Technical or Vocational Level 3 study. They will give you the opportunity to improve your English and Maths, your work readiness skills and introduce you to the technical skills and concepts that you will need for future study and employment. 

As part of the Transition Programme you will study a BTEC Level 2 Award in your chosen subject area as well as the BTEC Level 2 Extended Award in Work Skills. You will also have the opportunity to resit GCSE English and/or Maths if you have not yet achieved a grade 4. 

Entry criteria for Transition Programmes is four grade 3s including grade 3s in English Language and Maths GCSE.

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