College is open as normal today with exams going ahead as planned. Please take extra care in the icy conditions this morning and allow for extra time when making your journey in to college. Any updates will be posted here
This year, five outstanding students from Ashton Sixth Form College have received offers to study at prestigious Oxbridge institutions, Oxford University and Cambridge University. Those students with offers to study at Oxford or Cambridge University are part of the XL programme at Ashton Sixth Form College. Students on the Ashton XL programme are pushed to achieve beyond their ability and successfully reach their goals. Each year, the college sees students’ progress further and further, receiving offers from some of the most incredible universities in the world.
Fuad Hide has won Gold at the English Karate Federation Kyu Grade National Championships. With such an intensive training schedule, alongside his passion for a full-time course in Sport, Fuad has found the balance between college work and training difficult at times, but it has not slowed him down. He continues to work and his commitment to college is outstanding. Following the completion of his studies, Fuad has his sights set on making Team Great Britain and competing in the Olympic Games.
Our annual Music Festival is back with LIVE music, bands, DJ's and more! This free event takes place on Wednesday 24th January 2018 in the Performing Arts Theatre at Ashton Sixth Form College, just turn up! Doors open 7PM
To mark the 100th anniversary of women getting the right to vote, we are running a FREE 5 week Creative Writing course. 1918 was the year that women over 30 who had property were given the right to vote and the restrictions around men's voting rights were also reduced. This 5 week writing workshop is set around the theme of ‘Having a Voice’ and is open to both women and men over 18.
Missed out on our Open Events? Want to speak with our Admissions and Careers team? Our 'Meet the College' sessions are for those who have further questions about our courses. You can go on a campus tour with our student ambassadors or have a one to one guidance chat with our experience Admissions & Careers advisors.