1 June 2012

New HND Courses Beginning September

The Higher Education and Skills team are very happy to announce our new and exciting full time HND courses starting September 2012.

15 May 2012

Othello – The Remix

On Saturday 5 May, 32 Drama students travelled to the Globe Theatre in London for The Globe to Globe World Shakespeare Festival.

27 April 2012

British Physics Olympiad

Six of Ashton Sixth Form College’s gifted Physicists took part in this year’s Physics Olympiad.

26 April 2012

Duke of Edinburgh students take to the the water

Students working towards their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award have been taking part in canoeing sessions in order to gain their British Canoe Union (BCU) 2 star award. The students were recently spotted getting in some expedition practice on the River Mersey.

20 April 2012

Students brush up on their pronunciation.

German language students at Ashton Sixth Form College have been getting to grips with an app which aims to improve their German speaking skills.

4 April 2012

Student Dines With Royalty

Ashton Sixth Form College student and BT Manchester Sports Awards Volunteer of the year Sam Coates was recently invited to attend a Civil Luncheon during The Queen’s visit to Manchester.

29 March 2012

Modern Languages Students Visit Contact Theatre

On the 23rd March students from the AS and A2 German classes visited the Contact Theatre in Manchester to watch the Manchester University German Society’s production of “Sophie Scholl”.

26 March 2012

Ashton Sixth Form College Students Smash University Competition

7 current and 3 former Ashton Sixth Form College students recently competed in The National Hindu Students Forum Annual Sports Competition.

12 March 2012

Principals Recognition Lunch

Over 30 ASFC students gathered together in the Geoff Higgins building for a special celebratory lunch with college Principal Dr Janet Nevin.

12 March 2012

Physics Department Trip – Geneva

In February students from the Physics department visited Geneva, home of the Large Hadron Collider.

20 February 2012

Dance Show – Collections 7

This year the Dance & Performing Arts students will perform their exam work in a showcase called Collections7.

10 February 2012

Staff and Students arrive in Uganda

Staff and students from Ashton Sixth Form College have landed safely in Uganda.