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6 years ago

Alton College students, yet again, are celebrating outstanding exam results with a 99% pass rate at A Level, 82% top grades and nearly a third of all students achieving the highest grades - A*/A.  Over 30 subjects in total achieved a 100% pass rate. Results in core subjects such as English, Mathematics, Sciences, Modern Languages, Humanities and the Arts were particularly...

After negotiating appalling weather and driving conditions, Inside Indigo [Aimee Mackenzie, Hannah Rixon, Jess Holland & Kiera Fife] and Time Will Tell [Ben Gillan, Kris Masters, Ollie Vanotzzi, Sam Gallop & Will Hearne] arrived in Birmingham with just enough time to spare for a short sound check before the doors opened. Fifteen bands from across the country - from Tyneside to...

Last year, Andy was unknowingly nominated by a friend to carry the Olympic flame as part of the build-up to the summer of sport. When he found out his name had been put forward, little did he expect to be a success with the judges and now find himself preparing to carry the flame in Poole.

Andy is currently finishing his first year at Alton College after studying at Weydon School where...

Last week, a handful of our talented students bravely presented the results of their specialist research on complex scientific topics to an audience of staff, students and invited guests.

We are incredibly fortunate to benefit from a Scientist in Residence, Dr Penny Marriott, who led and supervised the students who presented on topics such as Dark Matter, Virus Evolution, Black Holes...

It's not too late to discover how you can do the same. From Accounting to Photography and Film Studies to Psychology, you’re bound to find something you’d like to take up.

Read more about what's on offer by taking a look at our Adult Education pages or by ...