News Archive

7 weeks ago

Alex Scarborough, previously at Freemantles School near Woking, will be representing Great Britain at the 11th Special Olympics World Winter Games in Schladming, Austria in March. He will compete in the Alpine Skiing category in both slalom and Super G. Alex has been skiing since the age of 10 when he went on a school trip and was instantly hooked. He trains once a week on the dry slope at...

8 weeks ago

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

The launch follows the success of the Maths Department's already extensive range of challenges...

9 weeks ago

Students put their innovation and entrepreneurship to the test when the Unloc Enterprise Academy Team visited last term. The exciting day, designed to motivate and inspire young people into business (private and public sector), was split into masterclasses, talks and hands-on exercises where student groups were challenged to create then pitch their business ideas in a dragons-den style...

10 weeks ago

Talented musician and former Alton College student Ollie West returns to Alton to perform at the Assembly Rooms on Wednesday 8th February as part of his ‘Portraits’ album project. West is currently studying at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, and we caught up with him ahead of his return south to find out a bit more about his current live music projects.

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Philosophy students James Lester, previously at Salesian College, Aga Slusarska, previously at Mill Chase Academy and Henry Thomas, previously at The Petersfield School visited the University of Oxford for a Philosophy Plus Science Taster Day as part of Alton College's More Able and Talented...