St Bart’s is at the heart of the Newbury Community. The school has a long history and has preserved many of its traditions.  It has a philosophy of Enterprise and a clear vision for the future. The outstanding facilities across the curriculum and real attention to the needs of all students enable them to build for a promising future on solid educational foundations.

St Bart’s is a forward thinking comprehensive school. Time after time, our results and achievements place us as one of the top secondary schools in the country.  A large vibrant Sixth Form offers a wide range of subjects and attracts students from around the area. 

In 2015, St Bart’s secured the best GCSE and A Level Results in West Berkshire state schools.  The A Level results were in the top 25% of schools nationally.

Sixth Form Admissions – September 2016

Choose from 40 different A Level and BTEC Level 3 subjects and join the school’s highly successful Sixth Form.  Our online Course Guide 2016-2017 is on the Sixth Form page and also at

Update – February 2016 : We are delighted to introduce a new course to our wide range of options for September 2016, a BTEC Level 3 in Travel and Tourism.  BTEC Level 3 in Travel & Tourism

We welcome late applications, but priority for courses and course combinations is being given to those who met the deadline on 15 January 2016.  All applicants are being invited to an interview during February/March and places are offered following completion of the interview process in late April.

Application Form 2016


The Open Evening for entry to Year 7 in September 2017 is on Tuesday 20 September 2016, 5.30pm-8.30pm.

Open Mornings for entry to Year 7 in September 2017 are on Monday 3 October 9.00am-10.45am and

Tuesday 4 October, 9.00am-10.45am.

Sixth Form Open Evening for entry into Year 12 in September 2017 is on Thursday 3 November, 5.30pm-8.30pm.

Prospective parents and students are welcome to these events.


There are limited places available in some year groups for this academic year. Call: 01635 521255


GET INTO TEACHING AT ST BART’S with School Experience opportunities and School Direct places.

More information on our Job Opportunities page