URGENT: FILM SCREENINGS SAT 17 JANUARY postponed

Both scheduled films will not take place tomorrrow see below for details

Help Sixth Form Colleges be VAT free

Alton College Students have pledged their support to spread the word on the Sixth Form College Association's campaign to #dropthelearningtax. All Sixth Form Colleges pay VAT whereas academies or school sixth forms are exempt. Please click here to watch their video and sign the e-petition here.

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Alton College Students have pledged their support to spread the word on the Sixth Form College Association's campaign to #dropthelearningtax. All Sixth Form Colleges pay VAT whereas academies or school sixth forms are exempt. Please click the image to watch their video here and sign the e-petition here.

Best in Business!

Savvy Alton College students previously at Bohunt, Robert May's, Eggar's, Reading Blue Coat and Everest Community School won the Southern Heat of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) National Business Competition recently. The team will go on to represent the southern district in the national BASE final in Birmingham in June. 

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Savvy Alton College students previously at Bohunt, Robert May's, Eggar's, Reading Blue Coat and Everest Community School won the Southern Heat of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) National Business Competition recently. The team will go on to represent the southern district in the national BASE final in Birmingham in June.

New Year, New You!

Community Courses @altoncollege starting in the New Year range from Fruit Planting and Pruning Workshops to Boxercise Classes for kids, so the whole family can exercise their bodies and minds!

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Alton College is launching a new range of community courses for all ages in the New Year ranging from Fruit Planting and Pruning Workshops to Boxercise Classes for kids, so the whole family can exercise their bodies and minds!

Bar Mock Trial HATRICK!

For the third year running Alton College law students have secured their place in the finals of the Bar Mock Trial, a national competition run by the Citizen Foundation. Fifteen students competed in the regional final on 29 November beating other colleges, grammar school and academies.

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For the third year running Alton College law students have secured their place in the finals of the Bar Mock Trial, a national competition run by the Citizen Foundation. Fifteen students competed in the regional final on 29 November beating other colleges, grammar school and academies.

Students win RSBA Exhibition places

Talented Art students Ella Bartron, previously at Bohunt School and Flo Saralis previously at Amery Hill School, have been picked from hundreds to exhibit their work at the Royal Society of British Artists annual show at the Mall Galleries, London from 11-15 March 2015.

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Talented Art students Ella Bartron, currently studying Foundation Art, previously studied at Bohunt School and Art A Level student Flo Saralis, previously at Amery Hill, have been picked from hundreds to exhibit their work at the Royal Society of British Art

Outstanding Maths Result!

Breaking all known records our students achieved 20 Gold, 20 Silver and 20 Bronze awards in the Senior Maths Challenge this month. Five go on to the British Maths Olympiad, eight go on to the Senior Maths Kangaroo and a further two received a Certificate of Distinction at the Mathematical Olympiad for Girls.

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Breaking all known College records our students achieved 20 Gold, 20 Silver and 20 Bronze awards at the Senior Maths Challenge this month.

Gifted & Talented? Go Above & Beyond!

This year's Above & Beyond competition for Gifted & Talented School Pupils launched last November  in our Wessex Arts theatre on campus. Heats take place this month and the final's here at College on 28 January. The theme is 'The Biggest Global Threat' and pupils will team up to explore the fascinating and very current topic.

 

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This year's Above & Beyond competition for Gifted & Talented School Pupils launched last November  in our Wessex Arts theatre on campus. Heats take place this month and the final's here at College on 28 January. The theme is 'The Biggest Global Threat' and pupils will team up to explore the fascinating and very current topic.

Perins School Year 10s: Engineers for the day!

Sixty Year 10 pupils from Alton College partner school Perins, in Alresford, spent the day making circuit boards in our state-of-the-art Sonardyne Centre for Engineering and Design Technology, as part of a bespoke taster visit to the department. Images courtesy of AC Alumna and Photography Intern, Emilie Button.

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Sixty Year 10 pupils from Alton College partner school Perins, in Alresford, spent the day making circuit boards in our state-of-the-art Sonardyne Centre for Engineering and Design Technology, as part of a bespoke taster visit to the department.

Outstanding results for Alton College again!

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.

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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.

 

 

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