Dover Athletic Football Club in partnership with The Abbey School 6th Form.


–  Fifty per cent of our Sixth Form gained university places in 2010

–  Highest number of top grade GCSE’s with 36% of students achieving GCSE grades A*-B

–  Vast choice of academic and vocational studies appealing to a wider range of student skills and abilities.


–  Extra curricular activities including sports clubs, music, performing arts, computer clubs and the Duke of Edinburgh Scheme.

–  Extensive visits and journeys programme within the UK, Europe and America

–  Community Sports Centre for student and community use open 7am to 10pm.


–  ‘Football Academy’ status in partnership with Dover A.F.C raising standards of football coaching in the medium and long term.

–  Industry Standard restaurant open 2 days per week, overseen by highly qualified chefs supporting students through their BTEC.

–  Four business incubator units used by local businesses supporting the GCSE and A level lum with their expertise.


–  On site Connexions Kent & Medway careers advisors

–  Aim Higher programme to help young people get into higher education

–  High quality care and guidance provision.

–  6th Form College offering . ……  in conjunction with….

Football Academy trials

Wednesday 20 February 10.30am

  • The Football Academy represents Dover Athletic FC in the National Youth league, the highest league outside professional status.
  • Coaching from UEFA ‘A’ licensed coaches
  • Train everyday
  • Academy players study a range of courses alongside their football commitments
  • Excellent progression routes
  • Wide range of A Level, BTEC or International Bacclaureate courses
  • Opportunity to take additional Coaching and Fitness Instructor courses
  • Study 3 A levels/ BTEC’s or GCSE subjects depending on your GCSE results
  • Excellent academic results
  • Travel grants available to all students living outside Faversham.

If you are interested in attending the trials please email: or call the school on 01795 532633