Retaking A Levels
- One-to-one teaching and individually designed retake courses
- No other 6th form can contend with our students’ achievements!
- Our A level results in 2020 are 68% A*-A and 92% A*-B
- In 2020 our average retake improvement is 2.4 grades
- In 2020 72% placed at Russell Group and 88% to first choice unis
- 3 A level retake students achieved A* grades in all of their retakes
- Fees lower than neighbouring private sixth form colleges
- Ofsted ‘outstanding’ teachers with superb qualifications
- We are in DfE top 100 schools for A level results
- We are in DfE top 20 schools for A level progress
Study for your A Levels near your Home
If you live in or around London our college is a great option to study for your A Levels near your home. Westminster Tutors is situated in two London townhouses, five minutes’ walk from South Kensington underground station, which is on the Piccadilly, Circle and District lines, and all the mainline London stations are within easy reach due to our central location. Many of our students are able to commute from the Home Counties and further because we can offer individual timetables which make this feasible, for example starting lessons at 11am to avoid peak times, or timetabling all lessons on 2-3 days..
What others have to say about our private A Level courses
“We wanted to extend our sincere thanks for all your continuous support this year.
Your diligence and commitment has been critical for James and it has far exceeded our expectations. Going from a BCD to an A*A*A and being offered a place to study at UCL is an amazing achievement!
James has matured through this process and we couldn’t be prouder of his results.
Thank you again and we will be in touch soon for our two other boys!”
All you need to know about A Level Retakes
If you are worried you haven’t achieved the A level grades you hoped for, then don’t panic. There are several options available and one of them is retaking your A levels. Although the thought might seem unappealing at first, taking the time to improve your grades may well turn out to be a worthwhile and rewarding decision. Indeed, many of our retake students end up with grades even higher than they initially expected and go on to universities that they thought were beyond their reach. You can find out all you need to know about A level retakes on the advice pages here on our website.
Can you Retake A Levels?
The first question you have to ask yourself is “where can you retake A levels?” It may be possible to stay at your current school to resit the exams in the summer or repeat the year. Alternatively, you can retake your A levels as an external candidate at many exam centres. However, if you are looking for a fresh start and want to enrol on an A level retake course, there are a number of private sixth form colleges which offer these. Westminster Tutors has a wealth of experience and our unique teaching approach means our results generally outstrip our competitors by a long measure.
Tips on Retaking A Levels
Once you have decided on an A level retake course to enrol on, you should start planning how you will improve your grades. The first thing to consider is where you underperformed in your exams. It may be that you missed parts of your previous A level course or your understanding is weak in some areas, or it may be that you need help with academic writing or exam technique. Our expert teachers will help you identify where you need to make improvements so that you avoid making the same mistakes again. It is also possible to request back your scripts from the exam board to help you analyse your previous performance. Read the rest of this article for more top tips on retaking A levels.
Contact us for A Level Retakes 2021
Westminster Tutors offers tailor-made support for students who are retaking exams. Our A level retake courses are flexible and individually designed so that our students can focus on the areas they need most help with. The success of this approach is borne out by our exceptional exam results: in 2020, our A level retake students improved on average by 2.4 grades. If you would like to enrol or find out more information, you can contact us for A level retakes 2021 via our enquiry form or by calling us on 020 7584 1288.
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