News Archive

42 weeks ago

To mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, groups of students from College, Eggar’s School, Amery Hill School and Bordon Junior School wrote and performed their own interpretations of several works of the Bard in an open-air-theatre in the town’s Public Gardens.

The College’s contribution was written by talented students Annabel Lunskey, Joe Mobbs and Annie Coloe, who were...

Urban Sustainability was the focus of  the Geography field trip to London recently.Student Lucy Hele, previously at The Petersfield School, reviewed the experience for us.
 
‘The geography trip to London was a day packed full of relevant and interesting information about 'Urban Change', a topic we are currently studying in Geography. We began the day using the London Tube...

44 weeks ago

Music students will benefit from donations totalling over £4000 from the Ernest Cook Trust and Music for All and EMI Music Sound Foundation which have enabled the College Music Department to purchase a...

45 weeks ago

Alton College actively promotes STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). Science student Kate Willett, previously at The Petersfield School, was one of 300 students across the world to attend a special leadership course at the US Space & Rocket Center. In addition our Chemistry students are helping to shape the future of HE Science teaching and our Biology students have recently...

47 weeks ago

Foundation Learning students on the Pathways and Towards Independence programmes had the chance to get hands on with police uniforms and equipment when PCSO Dean Mohammed from the Alton sector of the Hampshire Constabulary came in to College for a practical session. The students were given the opportunity to explore the police van, try on helmets and stab vests, test out riot shields and then...