News Archive

34 weeks ago

As part of the wide range of extra-curricular activities provided by staff, students from the Alton College Debating teams recently competed against the best teams in the UK and overseas in two prestigious competitions: The Oxford Schools Final and the Imperial College Schools tournament.

Aga Slusarska, previously at Mill Chase Academy and Lucy Bayliss, previously at Amery Hill School...

37 weeks ago

As part of extra-curricular activities and talks organized at Alton College for students, involvement in the Speakers for Schools scheme enabled a group of students to hear from the esteemed Sir Christopher Hum. Politics student Ewan Griffiths, previously at Amery Hill School, attended the talk and gave us his account recently....

Isabel Carter studied A levels in Biology, Maths, Physics and the EPQ at Alton College leaving in 2016, and is now studying Earth Sciences at the University of Oxford. This summer, she is leading a Geological Mapping expedition to South Greenland. Her group will be spending seven weeks based in the small village of Igaliku, producing a detailed geological map of...

The annual Alton College Foundation Scholarships for Excellence Awards took place in the Wessex Arts Centre on campus recently for the 16th year.

Trevor Heley, Managing Director of the Foundation, opened the Ceremony by welcoming students, parents, sponsors, College staff, Governors and the Foundation Directors who were in the audience to celebrate the achievement of the successful...

Congratulations to Thomas Howe, previously at Dove House School, who was recently presented with his award for completing the Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award. The presentation was held in Petersfield and the special guest was Tess Burrows, a writer and adventurer who, amongst other things, has walked to the south pole and set up the charity Climb for Tibet to raise money for schooling in Tibet...