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Information about our Year 11 Taster Days 

Our Year 11 Taster Days will take place on:

  • Tuesday 16th January
  • Thursday 18th January
  • Wednesday 24th January

Students from the following York Schools should apply to attend on either Tuesday 16th or Thursday 18th January. Please indicate your 1st and 2nd choice of date to attend:

All Saints RC School
Archbishop Holgate’s School
Fulford School
Huntington School
Joseph Rowntree School
Manor CE Academy
Millthorpe School
The Danesgate Community
Vale of York Academy
York High School

Applications for the date not allocated to your school will only be considered if you cannot attend the specified date(s) and you have permission from your school.

Students from schools not listed above should ideally apply to attend on Wednesday 24th January as a first choice. Please also choose a 2nd choice date from either the 16th or 18th of January.

Please check with your school that the date you choose does not clash with exams or revision sessions before applying.

You’ll find all the information about the day, including the list of subjects you can try and details of how to apply in the Year 11 Taster Days 2018 guide.

You can apply online at

Places are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis and the deadline for applying is Friday 22nd December 2017.

You must have pre-booked a place in order to attend any of these Taster Days.

If you’d like further information you can email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01904 770239, leaving us your name and contact details.

For the dates of our Further Education Open Evenings please follow this link.