News Archive

6 years ago

A group of our Spanish students have just returned from a week in Spain with Year 10 students from Amery Hill School. The two Spanish departments successfully organised a trip abroad to allow AS level and GCSE students to experience local culture and develop the language they are learning.

The students spent a week in Jerez de la Frontera, Cadiz,...

Once again our students have been successful in securing offers from both Oxford and Cambridge. Students have gained places across a wide range of subjects from the Arts (including offers for Law, Languages and History of Art) through to the Sciences (including Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Maths, Natural Sciences and Psychology).

These students will be joining more than 40 former...

This was Alan’s second visit to the Berkoff Performing Arts Centre as he follows his debut in June last year. The artists have received some excellent accolades from the likes of Bob Harris, Maverick Magazine and The Weekender Review.

“How one man can sit on stage with one guitar and create such fantastic live music is astonishing.” The Weekender Review.

The Alton College Foundation is delighted to announce that the first recipient of The Steve Millar Award is second year student Duncan Stewart.

When Geography teacher, Steve Millar, retired last year, he very generously set up The Steve Millar Award, for the AS Level Geography student who achieves the highest grade in their exams and continues the subject into their second year....

The Performing Arts department was delighted to welcome Steven Berkoff back to perform live in the intimate theatrical setting, the Berkoff Performing Arts Centre, aptly named after the actor himself. Alongside two world-class performances, students had access to a special workshop via a dedicated question and answer session.

Berkoff and his fellow actors were full of praise...