News Archive

5 years ago

Seven Biology students are celebrating success in the British Biology Olympiad, a competition aimed at A2 students, despite five of them currently studying at AS level.

Jasmine Sibley and Emma Buzzard received commended certificates while Emily Griffiths, Carissa Chew and Rory Attwell all picked up highly commended.

A record 5057 students took part in the competition nationally...

Paused and ready, our college video is waiting for you!

Starring Alton College student Charlie Essex, our film will give you a feel for our amazing atmosphere, our fantastic facilities and our inspiring teachers.

The music is from Alton College student Frank Wright who you may have heard on BBC radio.

Please click below and see why we love Alton College!...

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...