News Archive

43 weeks ago

Four Alton College students competed in the English Schools’ Ski Association National Finals event for the first time at the Norfolk Snowsports Centre in Norwich recently. The Alton College team consisted of Adam Bannister, previously at Eggar’s School, Dan Knight, previously at Bohunt School, Euan Chapman, previously at Weydon School and Ethan Sowik, previously at Amery Hill School. Competing...

44 weeks ago

Alton College is the local hub for this year’s ‘Race for the Line – Micro:bit Model Rocket Car Competition’ which challenges school pupils from Yr 8-11 to design, build and race model rocket cars. The winning team will win a trip to South Africa to spend an unforgettable week with the BLOODHOUND team as they strive to break the Land Speed Record. The BLOODHOUND Project is a global Engineering...

Niklas Vangerow, previously at Robert May’s School has been awarded the Netcraft AQA Prize 2016  for one of the highest marks in the UK for A level Computing. 

Netcraft offers prizes for the top 50 A2 Computing candidates in the UK. It is an internet services company based in Bath which provides internet data analysis, defences against fraud...

Our next Open Evening takes place on Tuesday 8 November 6-9pm. Visit us and speak to our specialist and experienced staff who can advise you on the best study programmes to suit you and explain how our unique personal support will help you to succeed every step of the way. Meet our amazing students too.

There's advice on More Able and Talented Programme in the Student Hub, much more in...

45 weeks ago

The University of Cambridge visited campus for a series of one-to-one practice interviews and lectures as part of the College's More Able and Talented Programme  which specifically focuses on supporting students to 'Apply for Oxbridge and Russell Group Universities'. 

Lecturers and students from Trinity College, Cambridge provided the sessions to fewer than 10 Colleges in...