sixth-form

Open Day

We're holding an Open Day on Wednesday 26th June 2013 from 3.30pm - 8.00pm.

Open Day June 2013

Come and join us to find out more about the College.

Building Futures for Engineering Students

We are very proud to announce that the launch of our new ‘state of the art’ Engineering and Design Technology Centre will be brought forward to this autumn, thanks to a large donation from Sonardyne International Ltd for the construction of the building.

Sonardyne Centre

We are very proud to announce that the launch of our new ‘state of the art’ Engineering and Design Technology Centre will be brought forward to this autumn, thanks to a large donation from Sonardyne International Ltd for the construction of the building.

Local exhibition boasts images from China

The stunning photography of a trip to China is now on display at the Allen Gallery in Alton.

Taken by photography students on a trip earlier this year, the exhibition will be accessible from 10am - 4.30pm, every Tuesday to Saturday until the May half term.

Beijing 2013

The stunning photography of a trip to China is now on display at the Allen Gallery in Alton. Taken by photography students on a trip earlier this year, the exhibition will be accessible from 10am - 4.30pm, every Tuesday to Saturday until the May half term.

Maths team score 11th place in national final

Our successful Maths department has yet again proved to be one of the top in the country after coming 11th in the National Final of the UK Maths Trust Senior Team Maths Challenge.

Dave, Rob, Ed, James and Heidi

Our successful Maths department has yet again proved to be one of the top in the country after coming 11th in the National Final of the UK Maths Trust Senior Team Maths Challenge.

Slippery Angle win top praise in festival

Tom, Joe, Kit, Harry and Evie, students who make up College band Slippery Angle, performed live at the Solent Sound Festival and received excellent praise from top judges.

Slippery Angle at Solent Sound Festival

Tom, Joe, Kit, Harry and Evie, students who make up College band Slippery Angle, performed live at the Solent Sound Festival and received excellent praise from top judges.

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.

 

 

Syndicate content