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About ED6

About ED6

About ED6

Welcome to ED6! With exceptional yearly pass rates, small and inclusive classes and fantastic tutors, you can stay local and go further with ED6 Sixth Form in Peterlee.

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ED6 Sixth Form is found inside East Durham College's Peterlee campus. If you're from the local Peterlee area, or around the rest of the North East including Sunderland, Durham, Darlington and other surrounding towns and villages, ED6 could be the sixth form for you!

If you are coming from further afield, our fantastic free bus service, in partnership with Arriva, will help you get to college quickly and easily.

For those considering A Levels, there are plenty of reasons why ED6 Sixth Form in Peterlee should be your first choice:

  • A Wide Choice of A Levels - choose from over 20 courses, including all of the most important subjects universities are looking for when recruiting students
  • Experienced, Highly-Qualified A Level Tutors for Every Subject - our lecturers are the very best, with proven track records of helping students succeed and achieve A Level pass grades
  • Small (But Growing!) Class Sizes - we aren't interested in huge classes where you'll be lost amongst everyone else. Every student matters at ED6, and our lecturers will be on hand at all times to ensure you get the very best out of your time with us, with plenty of one-to-one interaction in classes
  • Your Own Space - at ED6, we have a suite of lecture rooms, study spaces and even your own common room just for sixth formers, so you'll learn in an environment where everybody is just like you, taking education seriously
  • Range of Other Benefits - why not kick back and relax between lessons with a Starbucks from our own coffee shop, or jump over to our fantastic gym facilities at Impact Health and Fitness, available to you completely for free? Then there's your free bus pass to and from college, bursary payment rewards for coming to college, sport academies to join, the opportunity to become a Students' Union representative, fantastic careers guidance and UCAS support and so much more

What does that mean for you? It means that now you've got somewhere to go, right on your doorstep, which will give you the best possible chance of passing your A Levels and getting to university.

Which in turn will put you in the best possible position to enter the professional career of your choice.

ED6 - The Academic Choice

At ED6, we put every learner first. With our small class sizes, one-to-one tuition and leading experts teaching our subjects, we're in the best possible position to get the best out of our learners during their studies.

We've got the figures to back it up too - in 2016 to 2021, ED6 students achieved 100% pass rate in their A Levels across ALL subjects.

On top of that, in 2021:

  • 55% of students achieved A* to A grades
  • 78% of students achieved A* to B grades
  • 93% of students achieved A* to C grades
  • 100% achieved A* to E grades

What Do ED6 Students Think?

Don't just take our word for it - our students love the facilities, teaching and experience here at ED6!