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51 weeks ago

Inspiration through poetry has been a theme for the English Department recently. 

Award-winning poets, Sinead Morrissey and Ian Duhig, inspired English A level students as part of the Winchester Poetry Festival. Students were successful in the poetry competition ‘Message to a Poem’ (part of the festival) the following students were shortlisted for the award, Camilla Langdon,...

1 year ago

Three Alton College students participated in the annual Maths Olympiad for Girls recently. Jasmine Anwar, previously at Weydon School, Lisa Winkler, previously at Bohunt School and Charlotte Cranmer, previously at Mill Chase Academy undertook the challenge which lasts two and a half hours and consists of five involved mathematical problems for which full written solutions are required. ...

Alton College sport department have been extremely busy recently with success across a range of sports. A college team was entered into the Southern Shooting Championships, competing both as a team and in the individual competition. The three students who represented Alton College were Oliver Bowler, Luke Evans and Oscar Peterson, all previously at Bohunt School. Oliver Bowler secured a place...

Peter Langton, previously at Treloar College, recently competed at the Stoke Mandeville Stadium in the WheelPower National Junior Games and came third in Boccia and first in both Polybat and Electric Slalom. The Games is an annual event at Stoke Mandeville Stadium for children with disabilities aged between 11 and 18. 

Peter explained: ‘Over 120 participants each year benefit from...

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...