News Archive

5 days ago

New Year, New Skills!

Adult Education Open Day Weds 31 Jan, 10-8pm

Find out more about the Supporting Teaching & Learning and the Early Years Educator course (both starting in March) plus all that we offer for adults. We're open between 10am and 8pm, pop in to discuss further.

www.altoncollege.ac.uk/adult-...

1 week ago

Sophia Buchanan Barlow, previously at Calthorpe Parke School was presented with the Steve Millar Award for Excellence in Geography. The award is given to the highest achieving Geography student at the end of year one of their A level studies. Sophia was presented with the Award by Steve Millar at a private ceremony held at Alton College. She said: "I am delighted to be receiving this award and...

Alton College is the number 1 choice for STEM subjects in East Hampshire and 40% of students go on to study STEM subjects at University. 2018 is 'The Year of Engineering'  and the College has a broad range of activities planned from innovative talks to hands-on workshops for current students and our next cohorts...

Congratulations to Damian Hinds, East Hants MP on his new role in the cabinet as Secretary of State for Education. Damian is a frequent visitor to the College (the only Sixth Form in his constituency) and he describes us as 'the jewel in East Hants' crown'. He says: 'I am always struck by the students' confidence and their drive. Alton students are inquisitive and challenging but...

3 weeks ago

2017 was another exceptional year for the College with an outstanding set of exam results (99.2% pass at A level), an innovative new College day providing up to 50 hours more teaching each year and a 10am start for students, a brand new enrichment programme for extra-curricular activities and much more. Damian Hinds, Minister of State for Employment and MP for East Hampshire congratulated the...