News Archive

2 days ago

Alton College Music Department strengthened its links with higher education this week when a group of students took part, and came out winners of the annual Southampton Solent Sound Music Festival held at Solent University. The festival saw nine colleges across Hampshire and Wiltshire enter a “Battle of the Bands” competition with a first prize of £200. Alton College entered one of the bands...

3 days ago

Our Summer Open Day takes place on Thursday 5 July, 3.30-8pm. 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.

There's advice on the More Able and Talented Programme in the Student Hub, and the...

2 weeks ago

Sport student Amy Sly, previously at Perins School, is in the process of organising a 12-hour netball challenge to raise money for Mind. The charity is a mental health charity that supports and provides help to people of all ages who are struggling with mental health issues, and it is something that Amy feels strongly about raising awareness for. 

The challenge is to play a...

3 weeks ago

As part of the wide range of extra-curricular activities provided by staff, students from the Alton College Debating teams recently competed against the best teams in the UK and overseas in two prestigious competitions: The Oxford Schools Final and the Imperial College Schools tournament.

Aga Slusarska, previously at Mill Chase Academy and Lucy Bayliss, previously at Amery Hill School...

7 weeks ago

As part of extra-curricular activities and talks organized at Alton College for students, involvement in the Speakers for Schools scheme enabled a group of students to hear from the esteemed Sir Christopher Hum. Politics student Ewan Griffiths, previously at Amery Hill School, attended the talk and gave us his account recently....