Alton College’s Equestrian Team literally jumped for joy when they competed in the Hurstpierpoint College National Schools Championships at the All England Show Jumping Course at Hickstead this summer.

We are committed to ensuring our high achieving students maximise their potential by going on to study at top universities including Oxford and Cambridge. Speak to current MAT students and our inspiring and experienced staff at Open Day (Thurs 2 October) Room 401. 

Read more on MAT at Alton College and Gamze's experience on page 14-15 of the new prospectus.



Last Friday we welcomed our new first year students for their first day on campus.

With our help from our fantastic current student mentors (easily identifiable in their red t'shirts) our amazing staff ensured it was a great start to the term.



Back by popular demand! On Wednesday 17 September we launch our very popular after school art club for this academic year, from 4-5.30pm in our photography department. Open to children aged 5-14 years each session costs £6. Please pre-book via the online store. Some Saturday workshops also available. More details at

Alton College students are celebrating results above the national average again this year with a 99% pass rate at both A level and BTEC Extended Diploma.

At 53%, more than half of all students taking A levels achieved the very top grades of A*- B and nearly 80% overall celebrated high grades of A* - C.

Alton College alumna Charlotte Bradley has won the BBC’s The One Show’s amateur painting competition.

The painting that saw Charlotte reach the top three in the competition; ‘Fred’s Wife’ was inspired by a charismatic elderly couple she saw while out in Fleet. She asked if she could take their photo but she only caught the husband’s name, Fred.