We are an 'Outstanding' college (Ofsted 2020)
Ranked in top 25% of colleges nationally over past three years
Top college in the borough for the fourth year (DfE, 2020)
Over 750 A* or A grades awarded to students (or equiv.)
100% pass rate for 38 courses

Stand Out
at the best performing college in the area

We are ambitious for all who come to the college; those who choose to join our community can expect outstanding teaching, tailored support and a huge variety of enrichment opportunities to help them become the best version of themselves and reach their goals.

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Complete your application here for a place at the college in September 2022. The deadline for applications is 15th December 2021. Once we have received your application you will invited for an interview for a place at the college.




Latest News

30 November 2021

College update - 30.11.21

25 November 2021

Fast track to university with the Access to Higher Education Diploma in Health course.

15 November 2021

Former student and Heineken apprentice shares experience

Ryan Clayton Actor (previously on Coronation Street)

50+ courses at A-Level and Vocational

Daniel Peak Bafta Award Winner and Comedy Writer at the BBC

11 acres of campus

Lucy Atkinson Accounting Apprenticeship at Rolls Royce

Akhil, Bhavik, Mohit, Ciara Medicine at Sheffield, Dentistry at Manchester, Dentistry at Sheffield, Medicine at Liverpool

1862 established in

Melanie Ashby Head of Diversity & Inclusion at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Kerry Hand Level 3 Teaching Assistant and Foundation Degree in Education. Kerry secured full time employment in one of our School Direct partner schools.

Upcoming Events

14 December
14 December 2021

Awards Evening 2021

15 December
15 December 2021

Application deadline