14 November 2016

Professional Development for Early Years Practitioners

The Early Years and HE Team based at Ashton Sixth Form College are offering FREE professional Development to practitioners from Tameside settings.

11 November 2016

Remembrance Day Ceremony

As a college community we remembered those who have been affected by warfare with a ceremony and silence at 11am. Thank you to our Public Services students involved in the day, as well as the Chaplaincy.

11 November 2016

Inspiring the next generation of Accountants

Former Business students, Luke McCormick and Ashley Hutchinson, returned to Ashton Sixth Form College to discuss careers and opportunities in accountancy with current students.

10 November 2016

Remembrance Performance 2016

Tonight, dancers and performers from across Tameside came together to honour those who have been affected by warfare. The performance was in aid of Tameside Armed Services.

9 November 2016

Huddersfield Art Tutors visit ASFC

A range of Art tutors from Huddersfield University visited Ashton Sixth Form College Art and Design students to talk about opportunities available at degree level, university life and portfolios.

8 November 2016

Music Students Hear the 'Sounds of Cinema'

Music students had the opportunity to hear film composer, Neil Brand, present 'Sounds of the Cinema: Music that made Movies.'

4 November 2016

Student Exams Re-sit Procedure

From November 4th to December 2nd, students are able to take exam re-sits. Instructions regarding how to sign up for a re-sit are listed. For more information please contact the Exams Department.

3 November 2016

Corrie Star Julie Hesmondhalgh visits ASFC

Julie Hesmondhalgh, best know for roles in Coronation Street, Happy Valley and the Royal Exchange Theatre, spoke to our students about her experiences in the Creative Arts industry. The visit was organised as part of the Realising Aspirations programme in collaboration with Arts Emergency.

20 October 2016

HE students achieve First Class Honours Degrees

Over 80 students are celebrating making the grade and graduating from University courses at Ashton Sixth Form College.

20 October 2016

Ashton Talks: Chanje Kunda visits on behalf of Equality and Diversity

Performance Poet Chanje Kunda visited Ashton Sixth Form College on behalf of Equality and Diversity, as part of Black History Month. Equality and Diversity Ambassadors got to watch the performance and ask questions, along with students from the English Department.

19 October 2016

Local Artist Visits A2 Fine Art

During a two day workshop, local artist Ian Johns visited Ashton Sixth Form College to coach our A2 Fine Art students.

17 October 2016

Olympic Parade 2016: Our Public Services Students Volunteer

The Olympic Parade was held in Manchester in honour of team GB. Our Public Services students had the opportunity to work as GMP Police Cadets at the event.