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.

Find out more


Our applications for September 2024 are now open.

Apply now here.

The deadline to apply is Friday 5th January 2024.



Latest News

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6 December 2023

History society newsletter - December edition

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30 November 2023

Public Services careers fair

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28 November 2023

Academic success at Ashton Sixth Form College at an all time high with The XL Academy

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

Bradley Minshell Apprenticeship at National Rail

11 acres of campus

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

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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

20 December
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20 December 2023

Awards Evening 2023

5 January
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5 January 2024

Application deadline

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