Sixth Form Programme

The Sixth Form Programme at Convent of Mercy Academy prepares students to pursue teritiary studies through a rigorous and holistic Programme.

Upper Sixth Form Programme 2021-2022

Information is provided below to  Applicants for Grade 12 (Lower Sixth Form) for the academic year 2021-2022.

Applicants should have:

  • a good record of discipline, punctuality and attendance.
  • a good record of participation in co-curricular activities (clubs and societies and sports) .
  • a good record of completing and submitting assignments and projects.
  • at least grade 3 in the subjects they wish to continue in the Sixth Form Programme.

A processing fee of $1000.00, which is NON REFUNDABLE, should be paid before your application is processed. All fees may be paid by debit or credit card at the Main Office or online via our banking platform using the information below:



Banking Information

Bank: NCB
Branch: Oxford Place
Account #: 211001615
Type: Checking
Account name: CMA Special Services


Proof of payment must be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., clearly stating the name of the Applicant.

Students are advised that acceptance will not be given until results are available.

ALL students are required to pay fees. The fee for the academic year 2021-2022 is JMD $63,000. Students who are from the academy who pay all fees upon confirmed acceptance, will pay a discounted rate of JMD $55,000.00. If a payment plan is to be considered the fee will be JMD $63,000 and an initial payment of $30,000.00 is mandatory and non-negotiable to secure a space in our Sixth Form.

The payment schedule will be available in September but will include examination fees and will not go beyond the period when the payment of examination fees has been finalized.

All grade 13 students must take part in at least TWO Co-Curricular Activities and are bound by a commitment to obey the Rules and Regulations which govern the conduct of students of Convent of Mercy Academy.


CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

All grade 13 students must take part in at least TWO (2) Co-Curricular Activities and are bound by a commitment to obey the Rules and Regulations which govern the conduct of students of Convent of Mercy Academy “Alpha”.


PRE-REQUISITES FOR UPPER SIXTH FORM CAPE SUBJECTS

Applicants must have at least a grade THREE in the subjects they wish to continue in the Sixth Form Programme.

In the absence of results, lower sixth form grades or projected grades may be used in determining a candidate's suitability for pursuing a subject at the CAPE level – Applicable only to Alpharians.

sence of results, fourth and fifth form grades or projected grades may be used in determining a candidate's suitability for pursuing a subject at the CAPE level – Applicable only to Alpharians.

 


SUBJECT LISTING

Caribbean Studies is compulsory for all upper sixth form students.

You may select a TOTAL of THREE subjects OR a minimum of TWO Subjects, which CANNOT be from the same Group. (Make reference to the Prerequisite outlined above)

 

Group 1

  • Biology
  • History
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Economics

Group 2

  • Literatures in English
  • Environmental Science
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Accounting
  • Physics

Group 3

  • Geography
  • Mathematics
  • Management of Business
  • Sociology
  • Spanish

Group 4

  • Tourism
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology

Click applynow to start application process. NB. A Gmail account OR Your Current Alpha Student Email Account is required to complete this form.

Students not previously enrolled in the Academy will also need to complete a Character Reference Form. Click character reference to download form.

The application period ends Friday, July 30, 2021.

PLEASE NOTE: Being a graduate of Convent of Mercy Academy DOES NOT guarantee you placement in the Sixth Form Programme.