News Archive

2 weeks ago

Congratulations to second year student Meagan Harrington, previously at Heath End School, on being awarded a Morehead-Cain scholarship to study at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill majoring in Anthropology and minoring in Geography.

The purpose of the Morehead-Cain Foundation is to identify and invest in promising leaders, challenging them to have a profound impact on the...

3 weeks ago

Enthusiastic teams from several Hampshire secondary schools demonstrated their commitment to Alton College's Above and Beyond competition, putting a lot of thought into this year's topic: 'A significant anniversary – then and now: Consider the impact of an event that may be commemorated in 2019’.

Participants had been asked to identify and...

Huge congratulations to Foundation Learning student Ben Tyler who has recently returned from the World Special Olympic Games in Abu Dhabi where he won two medals in tennis representing GB. In the singles category he win silver and in the doubles competition won bronze with his playing partner Jack Dickson. We are all really proud of Ben and his fantastic achievement on the world stage.

A celebration of The Alton College Foundation’s 300th Scholarship for Excellence and 20 years since the charity was established, proved inspirational.

Held on Friday 15 March 2019 in the Martin Read Hall at Alton College, the 17th annual Alton College Foundation Scholarship Awards ceremony saw the presentation of scholarships for English, art, engineering, medicine, science, music,...

The debating society have had a very busy month competing in national and international competitions.

On Saturday March 9th Jack Jillings and Seb Cawte competed in finals day at the Oxford Union. The day was intense; debating in four rounds against teams from the UK and overseas. 

Jack and Seb, although not getting through to the grand...