College Notices: 27th April 2012

by Esther Silver.  

For All Students:

New recreational sports clubs

Starting w/c 30th April – all at 12:40 – kit required

Monday – Rounders on the top field

Tuesday – Badminton and table tennis in the sports hall

Thursday – Touch rugby on the top field

Friday – Kwik Cricket on the top field


Job searching?

Looking for a job at the end of your course?

Make sure you check out the vacancies in moodle:

Student resources/Careers, HE and Employment/Job vacancies

e.g. NEW this week – M&S retail management programme


Driving and parking

Edward Road and Alexandra Road:

Please abide by road markings and give way, there has been a near miss... don’t let there be an accident that involves you.

Parking on junctions and on both road sides:

Please park safely and sensibly... there must be room for emergency vehicles to pass easily and for clear vision at junctions.



Whether on the field, around the College or in the Ref, we are all responsible for our own litter

Please ensure that you use the bins that are provided, clear tables when you leave them and generally show pride in the College environment.

Thank you


Revision guides

For discounted revision guides and text books visit...

Use voucher code: Alton at the end of the check out to reduce the price even further to a saving of up to 50% of the retail price.


AS Theatre Productions

Limited FREE tickets available through the on-line store:

Wednesday 9th and Thursday 10th May evening performances at: 6.15pm, 7.40pm and 9pm

Come and see these fantastic performances:

Lord of the Flies, Be My Baby,

The House of Bernarda Alba, Punk Rock,

The Exam and Equus

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).



Specifically For Students on the 1st Year of a 2 Year Course:

Year 2 programme

This message has been emailed directly to students concerned – please check your College email urgently.

On Wednesday 2nd May there is a drop-in day at the Student Hub from 8.30 to 4pm.

This is to discuss picking up an additional course next year and make provisional decisions.

You must attend this drop in or you risk losing the chance of doing the course you want


We normally advise against picking up an AS level unless this is because of a change in career path.


Higher Education Information Evening for Parents

Thursday 3rd May @ 7pm – Sports Hall

Parents to book via the online store, max 2 seats per family – FREE event

Presentations will include:

• Choosing a course and university

• Student Finance

• Advice and Guidance at Alton