News Archive

9 weeks ago

Performing Arts students have started the year taking part in the Jane Austen 200 project, a partnership project between theatre group Wet Picnic and the Hampshire Cultural Trust funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The project combines detailed research gleaned from...

Teams of Year 8 and 9s from Eggar's School and Amery Hill School worked with A level students recently to compete in the annual Junior Team Maths Challenge, designed to stretch more able students.

The challenge is now a regular event in the Maths Department's already extensive range of challenges and...

10 weeks ago

Congratulations to Expressions student Ben Tyler on being selected to represent Great Britain in tennis in the Special Olympic World Games in Abu Dhabi in March 2019. He recently won a silver medal at the Sheffield National Special Olympic Games and will travel with the GB team next year for the competition. Last year, Ben also won the Disability Sportsperson of the Year award in the East...

11 weeks ago

Following on from the regional round of the Oxford School’s Debating competition, two Alton College students have won a place in the National Finals of the Oxford Schools’ Debating Competition. 

As part of extra-curricular activities run by staff, six students travelled to Magdalen College School Oxford to take part...

13 weeks ago

Alton College is the number 1 choice for STEM subjects in East Hampshire and 40% of students go on to study STEM subjects at University. 2018 is 'The Year of Engineering'  and the College has a broad range of activities planned from innovative talks to hands-on workshops for current students and our next cohorts...