Destinations 2020

Despite national uncertainty, Didcot Sixth Form students celebrated the most successful year for university entrance in the history of the sixth form. 


  • 107 students achieved a place at university (72% of year group)
  • 54 of them were Russell Group universities (51% of all placed)
  • 3 of them were Oxbridge universities (3% of all placed)
  • 80 of those that achieved a place are going to their first-choice university (75% of all placed)
  • 14 of those that achieved a place are going to their second-choice university (13% of all placed)
  • 10 students have achieved a place through Clearing (4 of which were better than original offers)
  • 1 student has achieved a place through Adjustment


  • 3 students have confirmed apprenticeship placements (2% of year group)

Gap Year

  • 20 students are taking a gap year and then applying to university next year (13% of year group)
  • 10 students are taking a gap year whilst searching for apprenticeships (7% of year group)


  • 6 students are going to college to undertake foundation courses or dance school (4% of year group)


  • 4 students are going into full time employment (3% of year group)
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