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Fifteen Chinese students and six members of staff from Xinghua High School in the Eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu spent ten days as College guests, partnering students in lessons, and living with their local host families to gain insight into being a student at Alton College, as many of them plan to come here full-time to study A levels in the coming months. This is part of the...

 

It was not a clear case of who’d been eating the porridge and sitting in other people's chairs for school children taking part in a special CSI Workshop here last week, as Goldilocks was found innocent!

As part of the Community Courses @...

The Petersfield School scooped top prize at our annual Above and Beyond Competition for G&T pupils on 28 January. The final held in Wessex Arts on campus and the topic was 'The Biggest Global Threat'.

Participating pupils  had been...

Chemistry and Biology students were invited to Southampton University for some amazing practical sessions in the undergraduate labs last month.

The chemistry students used advanced techniques to extract, purify and test a natural product using equipment only available in university labs. The biology students took part in two...

Alton College Students have pledged their support to spread the word on the Sixth Form College Association's campaign to #dropthelearningtax. All Sixth Form Colleges pay VAT whereas academies or school sixth forms are exempt. Please click the image to watch their video here and sign the e-petition here.

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