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36 weeks ago

Three quarters of A level students were awarded A*-C grades, a quarter achieved A*-A. Over 71% of vocational students achieved the highest grades across Extended Diploma Courses. 100% of those taking EPQ achieved A*-C. 

Results in traditional A level subjects such as English, Maths,...

For the fifth year running, College students participated in the Lions Young Leaders in Service Awards this year receiving their awards recently for their work in the local community. The awards recognize young people for their community service within a 12-month period and the scheme is run in College by Community First (a charity whose...

This year, College sports teams and individuals racked up some impressive results. The College cricket team beat Farnborough Sixth Form College in the Altham College Cricket Final in what turned out to be a really close game. Farnborough were bowled out for 105 with Chris Jones with 5 wickets for 21 off 8 overs and George Neave with 3 wickets for 27 runs off 8 overs. Alton scored 107 for 9...

40 weeks ago

A level Geography students recently ventured on a field-trip to Snowdonia as part of their course work. Isobel Brodie, previously at Robert May’s School, shared her experience with us. 

'After a very early wake up call, we embarked on our journey to Rhyd-y-creuau in Snowdonia, North Wales. Along the drive we were introduced to the scenic views of rolling Welsh hills which we soon...

Pupils from Mill Chase Academy and Bordon Junior School finished top in the fourth annual Alton College Team Maths Challenge recently. They were competing against pupils from local secondary and primary schools in an afternoon of complex individual and team rounds set by College Maths staff covering a broad range of mathematical skills. 

Teams from Alton Convent, Amery Hill (2...