22 March 2011

New York New York

New York New York! So good they named it twice!

18 March 2011

Outstanding Student Lunch

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

4 March 2011

Jonathan Reynolds MP visits ASFC

Politicians have recently been flocking to Ashton Sixth Form College to speak to staff and students about the current political and social climate.

3 March 2011

World Book Day

Thursday 3 March was World Book Day and to mark the occasion appropriately, the Learning Resources Centre held a book sale to raise money for the charity; ‘Book Aid International’ which provides books to the developing world.

15 February 2011

The sex lives of quarks and gluons

Professor Fred Loebinger recently visited Ashton Sixth Form College. Head of particle physics at Manchester University, Professor Loebinger gave a presentation entitled “the sex lives of quarks and gluons” which concentrated on particle physics.

11 February 2011

Vinci Naruka – Medicine at Cambridge

Vinci Naruka has dreamt of studying Medicine since the age of 12. To his parents it was clear that studying medicine was a distinct possibly for their talented son.

10 February 2011

World Religion Day at Ashton Sixth Form College

Students from a variety of local schools currently studying the Level 2 ICT Diploma at Ashton Sixth Form College have been working together to prepare for World Religion Day.

10 February 2011

ASFC – Safer Internet Day

Safer Internet Day is organised by Insafe each year in February to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially amongst children and young people across the world.

1 February 2011

Congratulations to future Oxbridge students

Three Gifted and Talented students from College have been successful in securing offers to study at Cambridge University.

10 January 2011

Ashton Sixth Form College Student Awards & Reunion Evening

On Wednesday 5th January 2011 Ashton Sixth Form College held its annual Prize Giving and Reunion Evening.

5 January 2011

Derek Truffas Clerk to Ashton Sixth Form Governors awarded MBE

College Clerk to the Governors at Ashton Sixth Form College, Derek Truffas has been nominated to receive an MBE in the New Years Honours list for 2011, he will be the first ever Clerk to receive the award.

28 December 2010

‘Grease’ is the word at Ashton Sixth Form College

Ashton Sixth Form College students have been putting the new Performing Arts Theatre through its paces with a run of shows leading up to the Christmas Break.