sixth-form

Spanish lessons move to Spain for a week

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.

Students enjoy a trip to Spain

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 future is Oxbridge

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).

Oxbridge applicants 2013

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).

Geography excellence is awarded

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.

Duncan Stewart receives first ever Steve Millar award

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

Berkoff red hot!

The capacity audience gave Steven Berkoff and his cast a red hot ovation after he premiered his new play, Actor’s Lament, on Friday.

Students were also given a money-can't-buy opportunity to watch the play and meet the man himself.

Steven Berkoff with students

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.

Maths students secure place in National Final

The regional heat of the UK’s biggest team mathematics competition for Year 12 and 13 students, the Senior Team Maths Challenge, was won by Alton College for the second consecutive year.

Of 23 teams in Hampshire’s heat, Alton College came first, Salesian College second, Peter Symonds third and joint fourth place went to Farnborough College, Brockenhurst College and Ryde College.

Senior Team Maths Challenge

The regional heat of the UK’s biggest team mathematics competition for Year 12 and 13 students, the Senior Team Maths Challenge, was won by Alton College for the second consecutive year.

Of 23 teams in Hampshire’s heat, Alton College came first, Salesian College second, Peter Symonds third and joint fourth place went to Farnborough College, Brockenhurst College and Ryde College.

The Government Inspector

The Alton College Theatre Company’s production of 'The Government Inspector' directed and adapted by Kevin Davey is a classic comedy of mistaken identity, deception, lust and greed will have you in stitches with it's variety of colourful characters all out to get one over each other!

Date: 
20 December, 2012 - 19:30

The Government Inspector

The Alton College Theatre Company’s production of 'The Government Inspector' directed and adapted by Kevin Davey is a classic comedy of mistaken identity, deception, lust and greed will have you in stitches with it's variety of colourful characters all out to get one over each other!

Date: 
19 December, 2012 - 19:30

Best of British song and dance show

The Best of British is a collaborative event between the Alton College dance, music and music technology students. Their production features a live band, singers and dancers performing musical numbers celebrating a great year for Britain’s entertainment industry.

Date: 
4 December, 2012 - 19:30

Laura Jurd Quartet and Ligeti Quartet

Laura Jurd Quartet and Ligeti Quartet Play Music from the Stunning New Album - Landing Ground

Date: 
12 December, 2012 - 19:15
Laura Jurd

Best of British song and dance show

The Best of British is a collaborative event between the Alton College dance, music and music technology students. Their production features a live band, singers and dancers performing musical numbers celebrating a great year for Britain’s entertainment industry.

Date: 
3 December, 2012 - 19:30
 

 

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