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Against exceptional talent, a team of four mathematicians from Alton College secured second place in the National Final of the UK Maths Trust Senior Team Maths Challenge this week.

Alton College won the Hampshire and IoW regional heat in November (for the third year running), beating other Sixth Form Colleges and independent schools from the area. In the national final, Ed Kirkby,...

Four Year 10 pupils from Eggar’s School won the inaugural Above and Beyond Competition at Alton College with their very likeable presentation on Social Media: The Good and The Bad.

Camilla Coulston, Lucy Tate, Anna Foster and Eleanor Lane debated the pros and cons of using social media by engaging the audience and using real-life examples.

The competition, the first of...

It's been another successful year for Oxbridge offers at Alton College. Talented Alton College students have received offers from both Oxford and Cambridge while hundreds are also receiving offers from many other UK universities including the prestigious Russell Group universities.

Hatty Cooper, previously at Amery Hill School, was delighted to accept an offer from Cambridge to study...

We take the lead over local colleges for the highest average point score per exam entry in Government figures released last week.

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A study into Aerographite, one of the lightest materials on earth has won Rachael Murtagh a coveted place in the final of ‘Talent 2030’, the National Schools Engineering Competition for Girls.

She will also present the project at the Big Bang UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair at the NEC Birmingham in March.

Alton College Ambassador and Head of Engineering at Gatwick Airport...