Useful Application Dates


Applications open. Apply online by visiting our website: If you prefer, you can use the form in this prospectus. We accept applications throughout the year. Early application will ensure a place on popular courses. We will email you on receipt of your application.


Open Evening – A great opportunity to talk to subject tutors, students and senior staff about what we have to offer you at Adams College.


Taster Day – you can try the subjects you are thinking of selecting. Another opportunity to ask questions and make informed decisions.

January to March

Main consultation period. These will be held at Adams College or in your current school. Don’t worry, it will be an informal consultation to fine tune your choices and to ensure you are choosing the right course for you. At your consultation we will discuss the conditions of your offer.


GCSE results – External applicants should contact college to inform us of your results and confirm your programme of study. Both external and internal applicants: If you have not achieved the minimum requirements or wish to discuss any changes to your courses please ring 01939 237000 to make an appointment for Admissions Day.

Admission Days – A senior member of staff will meet with those students who need to fine-tune their programme of study following their results or advise on alternative post-16 options.


Pre-induction Evening for external applicants and your parents / carers. Held at Stanier Hall, this is an opportunity to meet other students, re-orientate yourself with a flying visit to college and to ask last minute questions.

Induction – You will follow a programme of activities to help you settle in: icebreakers, study skills, and welcome pack.

Start your courses!

The Thomas Adams School
Lowe Hill

01939 237000