News Archive

7 weeks ago

The annual Alton College Foundation Scholarships for Excellence Awards took place in the Wessex Arts Centre on campus recently for the 16th year.

Trevor Heley, Managing Director of the Foundation, opened the Ceremony by welcoming students, parents, sponsors, College staff, Governors and the Foundation Directors who were in the audience to celebrate the achievement of the successful...

Congratulations to Thomas Howe, previously at Dove House School, who was recently presented with his award for completing the Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award. The presentation was held in Petersfield and the special guest was Tess Burrows, a writer and adventurer who, amongst other things, has walked to the south pole and set up the charity Climb for Tibet to raise money for schooling in Tibet...

Emily Jones, previously at The Petersfield School, was chosen from hundreds of students who attended 'WelcomeFest' - our unique welcome event dedicated to our next lower sixth cohort and held annually in July - to receive an iPad mini. Everyone who attended the event was automatically entered into the draw. Emily, who is studying A level Media Studies, Psychology, and Photography, was...

8 weeks ago

Health and Social Care students welcomed ex-student Fleur Walker back to College this week to discuss her progression from College into the nursing profession. Fleur, previously at Eggar’s School, completed her Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care gaining three Distinction Stars (the equivalent to 3 A* at A level) in 2013 and went on to the University of Southampton to study for a degree...

Alton College students who have been participating in the Unloc Enterprise Academy have had the opportunity to work with leading lawyers from Blake Morgan LLP. The Unloc Enterprise Academy is a programme which enables schools and colleges to inspire, motivate and develop...