6 October 2014

Higher Education Academia Evening

The Higher Education Academia Evening is on Wednesday 8th October at 5.30pm.

30 September 2014

HEar Higher Education Ashton Review

Our very first edition of Higher Education Ashton Review is available now. This publication is the culmination of many conversations about how to share and celebrate the research and work that goes on within our Higher Education community at the College.

15 August 2014

Results Day Success – Outstanding Results

Ashton Sixth Form College is celebrating another excellent year of results. We have maintained an outstanding A-level pass rate of 99% – bucking the downward trend nationally and beating the sixth form national average. Ashton Sixth Form College is particularly delighted by the increase in students attaining the top grades in their courses – high grades (A*, A, B) have increased again this year a huge 73% of all A-Levels taken by Ashton Sixth Form Students were graded A*-C.

15 August 2014

Another Year of Oxbridge Success

This year, three more students are joining the impressive roster of former Ashton Sixth Form College students that have progressed onto Oxbridge institutions. Following in the footsteps of Student Council President Sam Thomas, who progressed to the University of Oxford last year, Ashton Sixth Form College students Joe Gregory, Eleanor Ormsby and Nathan Caldecott have this year secured places at the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge.

14 August 2014

Student prepares for LA Galaxy move

Ashton Sixth Form College student, Mo Rukundo prepares for an opportunity of a lifetime, to play professional football at LA Galaxy, following in the footsteps of David Beckham and Robbie Keane. After a successful two years studying at Ashton Sixth Form College, Mo is moving to America after securing a Sports scholarship to play for LA Galaxy whilst studying for a Sport Psychology degree at Georgetown University.

14 August 2014

Results Day Success – Headline Figures

Ashton Sixth Form College is celebrating another excellent year of results. We have maintained an outstanding A-level pass rate of 99% – bucking the downward trend nationally and beating the sixth form national average. Ashton Sixth Form College is particularly delighted by the increase in students attaining the top grades in their courses – high grades (A*, A, B) have increased again this year a huge 73% of all A-Levels taken by Ashton Sixth Form Students were graded A*-C.

27 June 2014

Tributes paid to former student James Haggerty – your support is needed

Former students, staff and friends of James Haggerty, 20, have been paying tribute to the former Ashton Sixth Form College student, who died on Tuesday morning after the moped he was riding collided with a bus in Ayia Napa.

16 June 2014

Pack up Your Troubles – Thursday 3 July 2014

The true stories of the families of soldiers from Ashton Grammar School who lost their lives during the First World War are to be told in a promenade theatre performance around the sets of Portland Basin Museum.

11 June 2014

Student Nursing Times Awards – Children’s Nurse of the Year

Former Ashton Sixth Form College student Emma Hogan was recently named Children’s Nurse of the Year at the Student Nursing Times Awards in London.

4 June 2014

End of Year Music Showcase

Throughout the year music and music technology students work on performances either for an exam or for assessments, the best of these performances are then showcased to a paying audience.

16 May 2014

Bursary Application Form for 2014/2015 coming soon!

Bursary Application Form for 2014/2015

13 May 2014

Champions!

Champions! Basketball team win Greater Manchester Inter College league and the Greater Manchester Alliance Participation League