College Notices: 16th March 2012

by Esther Silver.  


Relection Week

• Please be sure to use Insight to record your thoughts on progress in your subjects/units.

• The top of your Insight page will highlight how many reflections you still have outstanding

Hire a car for the day...

• Help Whitehill & Bordon Eco-town win an Electric Car Club

• fill out the questionnaire on the homepage of the Eco-town website

• go along to Whitehill Village Hall on Wednesday 28 March from   6.30pm - 8.30pm.

Jequirity Bean Bracelet WARNING

Official warning:

• The bracelet is made from a deadly seed and if swallowed has the potential to kill in doses of just 3 micrograms.

• People who have a bracelet are advised to bag it, wash their hands and avoid touching their eyes. Sealed bags should be sent to Hampshire County Council Trading Standards Service.

• For more information please go to

Alton Infants School

...need help with their Butterfly Garden

• Do you enjoy art, could you help to paint

the butterflies?

• Like to get involved and make a difference to local children?

• Volunteers urgently needed for the week beginning March 26th 2012

For more information contact: Helen Freeston Student Hub: Tuesday 10.30am – 2pm or email

Sports Relief – 23rd March

• Dress Code: Sports Wear

• Race the mile (sign up in Hub)

• Lunchtime ZUMBA £1 – sign up at Hub

• Sign up for Vintage Olympics... teams of 6, £1 each.. egg and spoon, dressing up race etc... prize for best team...register now with Susie in the gym

• Boccia – open to all students, go to the sports hall on the day

Part-time opportunities

• Instruct children in your favourite activity....swimming, art, tennis, football, science, dance, drama....

• Barracudas Activity Day Camps are recruiting now for Easter and Summer holiday workers

• Apply on-line at:

Sexual Health Clinic

• Contraception and Sexual Health Clinic

• Every Friday from 12.15pm to 2.00pm

• Rooms 504 – 505 in the Student Hub – please use the Austen end entrance (orange door).

First year of a two year course:

Friday 16th March

Going to Portsmouth:

- prepare for the visit

- be at the front of College at 10.15

- know your coach number

Not going to Portsmouth:

- employment and careers workshops

- go to the Forum Hall at 10.15

Extended Project Introductory Meetings

• EPQ is an additional qualification which carries half the UCAS points of a full A level. Universities look favourably on the qualification and ask about it at interviews

• If you are interested in doing EPQ and have commitment grade 1 for all of your current subjects, come along and find out more.

Surnames A-L: Mon 19th March @ 12.40 in the DLC

Surnames M-Z: Wed 21st March @ 12.40 in the DLC