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Operation Wallacea

As part of the wide range of extra-curricular activities available to students at Alton College, a group of staff and students, led by Dr Libby Smith, Curriculum Manager for Biology travelled to Dominica as part of ‘Operation Wallacea – conservation research through academic partnerships.’ 

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As part of the wide range of extra-curricular activities available to students at Alton College, a group of staff and students, led by Dr Libby Smith, Curriculum Manager for Biology travelled to Dominica as part of ‘Operation Wallacea – conservation research through academic partnerships.’ The expedition ran over two weeks with the group spending

Students given sporting opportunity

Preparing students for higher education with  learning experiences to stretch and challenge them are part of the curriculum at Alton College. A group of first year A Level PE students visited the University of Portsmouth where they had an opportunity to take part in several exercise physiology tests in their Sports & Exercise Science labs.

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Preparing students for higher education with  learning experiences to stretch and challenge them are part of the curriculum at Alton College. A group of first year A Level PE students visited the University of Portsmouth where they had an opportunity to take part in several exercise physiology tests in their Sports & Exercise Science labs.

Open Evening: Tues 7 Nov 6-8:30pm

Our next Open Evening is Tuesday 7 November, 6-8:30pm. 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. Apply now to secure your place for 2018

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Our next Open Evening is Tuesday 7 November, 6-8:30pm. 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.

Exceptional Results Again for Alton College

Alton College celebrated another year of outstanding results with a 99.2 % pass rate for A levels and 100% for vocational courses. More than three quarters of A level subjects achieved 100% pass rate with over a quarter of students awarded A*-A. 100% of students passed the BTEC and Cambridge Technical Diplomas, 61% of those achieved the highest grades of three Distinction*.  

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Alton College celebrated another exceptional year of outstanding results with a 99.2 % pass rate for A levels and 100% for vocational courses. The national average is 98%.  More than three quarters of A level subjects achieved 100% pass rate with over a quarter of students being awarded A*-A while over 77% achieved A*-C.

Projects Abroad

Extra curricular and enrichment activities are strongly encouraged at Alton College. This year we launch 'The Alton College Experience' a programme specially designed to provide students with the opportunity to enhance their skills and personal qualities. Second year student and volunteer Scarlett Aylen, recently completed an incredible volunteer human rights placement in Ghana as part of Projects Abroad.

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Extra curricular and enrichment activities that broaden students' experiences are strongly encouraged at Alton College. This year we launch 'The Alton College Experience' a programme specially designed to provide students with the opportunity to enhance their skills and personal qualities to give them an edge when applying for university or employment.

A level student wins Alton College award for Design & Technology

Cameron Copland won the award for a beautifully crafted chair he made during D&T lessons in the College's state of the art Sonardyne Centre for Engineering and Design Technology. David Forrest, previous teacher at the College, now owns FB Design (a bespoke furniture and cabinet making company based in Herriard), sponsors the award for the best A level Design and Technology Project. 

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Cameron Copland, previously at Lord Wandsworth College won the award for a beautifully crafted chair he made during D&T lessons in the College's state of the art Sonardyne Centre for Engineering and Design Technology.

Instrumental Contract 2017/18

1. If you are studying a music course with a performance module:

Top Marks for Geography graduate

Benedict Vigers, previously at Robert May's School and  past Alton College Geography scholar has recently graduated with top marks and a First Class Honours degree in Geography from King’s College, London. Following this success, he has been offered a place at the University of Cambridge to study a research MPhil in Architecture and Urban Studies. 

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Benedict Vigers, previously at Robert May's School and  past Alton College Geography scholar has recently graduated with top marks and a First Class Honours degree in Geography from King’s College, London. Following this success, he has been offered a place at the University of Cambridge to study a research MPhil in Architecture and Urban Studies.

College Agreement and Acceptable Usage Policy

Alton College is proud of its high quality Facilities and committed to continually maintaining and improving them for the benefit of all users. To assist us in doing this you are required to read and agree to the terms in these agreements before you use the facilities provided by the College.

Alton College Agreement

Contact with Parents

The College encourages a close, three-way relationship between itself, the student and parents because this helps students to achieve their full potential.

 

 

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