News Archive

9 weeks ago

Former Alton College student, James Porter, recently competed in the ITU Triathlon Age Group World Championships in Lausanne, Switzerland in August. Up against some tough competition, James finished 34th out of 90 competitors and has since qualified for the European Championships. Following on from this fantastic achievement and after completing his A levels at College, James is heading to...

We are delighted to announce that a unique trip to the Indian Himalayas is planned for 21 July – 6 August 2020. This is a once in a lifetime trip, and due to the highly educational value of this trip, all students will earn the widely recognised ASDAN Universities Award, which will look excellent on University UCAS Applications.

The India trip will enhance your learning in important...

12 weeks ago

Congratulations to Geography student Alex Teeuw on his amazing achievement at this year’s iGeo competition in Hong Kong. The team of four representing Team UK came 3rd in the world overall, out of 43 countries, which is the best UK result at iGeo ever! Alex was awarded a silver medal, and his fellow teammates received two bronze medals and a gold medal. Alex was individually placed 19th in the...

Results published this morning show that Alton College has once again achieved excellent A Level and Vocational results with a stunning 99% pass rate.  

Alton College boasts a 100% pass rate across 40 A level and vocational subjects, with 57% of students achieving A* to B grades or equivalent and 32% achieving the toughest A* to A grades or equivalent.  

84%...

19 weeks ago

Earlier this academic year Olivia Welch, previously at Amery Hill School and Elanor Wilde, previously at Frensham Heights School entered the University of Cambridge Faculty of Divinity “RE:view The Cambridge Religion on Film Competition". The competition encourages creative filmmaking in documentary or fictional genres. The competition is held every year and the topic is announced in early...