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Another outstanding set of results were achieved by Alton College students at the Senior Maths Challenge this month, with 18 gaining gold, 27 silver and 25 bronze. Chris Hughes, previously at Amery Hill School, was an exceptional participant scoring 100% with 125 out of 125. Chris, along with Ali Bayliss, previously at Perins School and Alfred Dabson, formerly of Bohunt School, has progressed...

Talented engineering students Tom Andrews, previously at The Petersfield School, Ian Dodd, previously at Calthorpe Park School and Jimmy Page, previously at Perins School will compete at WorldSkills UK Skills Competitions at the NEC Birmingham 19-21 November.

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Megan Keeping, previously at The Petersfield School plus Claudia Kirby, formerly at Tormead School had a formula for success at the UK Mathematical Olympiad for Girls recently. The competition, open only to the country’s top female mathematicians, aims to encourage and inspire more girls to get hands-...

Amy Bleakley, previously at Bohunt School, received the prestigious Steve Millar Award for Excellence in Geography recently. The award is given to the student who achieves the highest grade in their AS Geography exam. Amy was presented with the Award by Steve Millar at a private ceremony held at Alton College. She said: ‘I am honoured and delighted to be receiving this award. It was thoroughly...

Terry Brigdale, previously at Eggar’s School, recently represented England in the Wado karate European championships in Denmark and won two gold medals for his country. He has represented Wado International Karate-Do Federation at England level for six years and all-styles England squad for one year. Terry is a part of the...