The A+ Trust is an educational trust between Ashton Sixth Form College and six schools in the Tameside area, Alder Community High School, Astley Sports College, Cromwell Special School, Denton Community College, Longdendale High School and Mossley Hollins High School. The Trust members are working together to provide the very best possible educational experience for local young people, with a commitment to provide excellent opportunities for their pupils and the wider community of Tameside.
As part of the Papworth Trust Accumulator Challenge AS Business students were given £50 with the intention of turning as much profit as possible in 10 weeks.
Level 3 BTEC Business students recently visited Old Trafford Stadium to study the marketing and finance at the club. The students received a full stadium tour including the changing rooms, player’s tunnel and press room.
Parents/carers should now have received an invitation to one of the 2 events taking place on the 9th and 17th March between 5.30pm - 7.30pm. Please follow the link to confirm your attendance.
This trip is available to all students aged 16-19 years. The trip can also be offered to PGCE students as part of a ‘Teach China’ enrichment programme. Students and teachers will fly from Manchester to Beijing on Wednesday 1st April 2015. We are working in partnership with the Yuxin school to arrange this fantastic opportunity to students at Ashton Sixth Form College. Accommodation will be within the Yuxin School Hall of residence, however, a one night stay will be with a local family to enable students to enjoy the true experience of the Chinese culture. A range of activities will be arranged throughout your stay and these are included in the cost. Activities include Chinese are and crafts, studying Mandarin and martial arts. Day trips will include The Great Wall of China, Biyun Temple and the Forbidden City.
All new students will be invited to our Induction and Taster Day for a day of lessons in their chosen subject area. An enrichment fair will also take place where students can find out more about the extra curricular activities available at college.
An evening for pupils in year 10 parents/carers and their parents/carers, this is a great opportunity to get a head start moving into year 11. Pupils and parents are encouraged to visit subject areas and speak to staff and students in each department. Discover what you can study and the grades you'll need, ready for when applications go live in September 2015.
All new students will be invited to our Induction and Taster Day for a day of lessons in their chosen subject areas. An enrichment fair will also take place where students can find out more about the extra curricular activities available at college.