News Archive

4 days ago

Preparing students for higher education with  learning experiences to stretch and challenge them are part of the curriculum at Alton College. A group of first year A Level PE students visited the University of Portsmouth where they had an opportunity to take part in several exercise physiology tests in their Sports & Exercise Science labs. The students participated in two workshops;...

5 days ago

Our next Open Evening is Tuesday 7 November, 6-8:30pm. Visit us and speak to our specialist and experienced staff who can advise you on the best study programmes to suit you and explain how our unique personal support will help you to succeed every step of the way. Meet our amazing students too. Apply now to secure your place for...

2 weeks ago

Alton College celebrated another exceptional year of outstanding results with a 99.2 % pass rate for A levels and 100% for vocational courses. The national average is 98%.  More than three quarters of A level subjects achieved 100% pass rate with over a quarter of students being awarded A*-A while over 77% achieved A*-C.  100% of students passed the BTEC and Cambridge Technical...

Extra curricular and enrichment activities that broaden students' experiences are strongly encouraged at Alton College. This year we launch 'The Alton College Experience' a programme specially designed to provide students with the opportunity to enhance their skills and personal qualities to give them an edge when applying for university or employment. Our New College Day and flexible...

3 weeks ago

Cameron Copland, previously at Lord Wandsworth College won the award for a beautifully crafted chair he made during D&T lessons in the College's state of the art Sonardyne Centre for Engineering and Design Technology. David Forrest, previous teacher at the College, now owns FB Design (a bespoke furniture and cabinet making company based in Herriard), sponsors the award for the best A level...