15 May 2017

North West College's Playoff Cup Winners

Ashton Sixth Form College won 6-1 against Winstanley College in the final of the North West College's Playoff Cup at Lancaster Club in Failsworth.

10 May 2017

Geographers Visit North Wales on Field Trip

AS Geography students travelled to North Wales on a Geography field trip to Llanberis.

9 May 2017

Men's football progress to the Finals

Men's football won 3-1 against Loreto College last week in the semi-finals, meaning the progress to the finals at Lancaster Club in Failsworth.

8 May 2017

Congratulations! Primary Teaching Job Secured for Current PGCE Student!

Congratulations to Emma Matley on securing a full time teaching role for September 2017 after completing her School Direct Primary PGCE at Ashton Sixth Form College.

3 May 2017

Alumni talks nuclear fuel and STEM careers

Alumni Jamie Sutherland-Pownall visited the college yesterday to speak to Physics students about the work he does at Sellafield Ltd., a nuclear fuel reprocessing and nuclear decommissioning site. 

2 May 2017

Drama and Theatre Students Visit the Globe Theatre in London

A2 Drama and Theatre Studies students visited Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London on Saturday.

28 April 2017

Primary Teaching Jobs Secured for Current PGCE Students

Congratulations to Emma and Amy who have secured their first primary teaching jobs for September 2017 at schools in Manchester, as they near the completion of a PGCE at Ashton Sixth Form College!

27 April 2017

Realising Aspirations Finale 2017

The Realising Aspirations programme at Ashton Sixth Form College offers all first-year Level 3 students the opportunity to ‘try out’ university study before begin making their applications. Nearly half of the first-year cohort enrolled this year across 15 exciting and wide-ranging subjects.

25 April 2017

Drama Students Present The Crucible and Road

ASFC Drama presented Arthur Miller's The Crucible and Jim Cartwright's Road last Thursday. An outstanding display of theatre performance in the college's performing arts theatre.

17 April 2017

Sport Student Wins Gold at Yorkshire Open Karate Championship

Fuad Hide studies Level 3 Sport (full-time) at Ashton Sixth Form College. He also competes across the country in Karate. Most recently he won Gold at the Yorkshire Open Karate Championship 2017.

4 April 2017

Young Enterprise Students Win at the Area Finals 2017

Ashton Sixth Form College's Young Enterprise students competed at the Young Enterprise Stockport, Tameside & Rochdale Area Finals 2017. For their innovation and effort the team were awarded "Best Trade Stand" on the evening, in recognition of their customisable chalkboard grow-your-own herb sets.

30 March 2017

Legal Work Experience for Law Students

Ashton Sixth Form College has partnered with Addleshaw Goddard to provide two weeks of outstanding legal experience to those students who want to progress on to a legal career.