Ashton Sixth Form College has a track record of outstanding results. With our best year of results in 2017, students choosing to study with us will be doing so at the peak of our success.

Ashton Sixth Form College is now the top performing college in the area for A-Level and Vocational courses (2017 Department for Education league tables) which means that our students are outperforming those studying elsewhere in Tameside.

We have a vibrant college community of around 2000 16-18 students and over 500 part time and full time students on adult and university courses. Our students are taught by some of the best teachers in the North West. Our college campus is designed around the student experience, providing our students with high quality teaching in a friendly and supportive environment and with some of the best learning facilities in the area.

We offer many opportunities as part of the Ashton experience. We have a wide choice of enrichment activities for students to get involved in from sport to music, sign language to first aid, charity and fundraising work plus much much more! 
Our flagship Realising Aspirations programme expsoses students to our excellent links with universities and prepares students for progression to Higher Education. Our superb links with employers helps students to get ahead ready for the world of work through work placements either as part of a students course or the self placement process. We are committed to ensuring that our students are in the best possible position when they move on from Ashton Sixth Form College.

Anton McGrath

Principal