Yearly Archives: 2018

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Worcester Sixth Form College students celebrate exam success!

By |2018-12-21T11:06:16+00:00December 21st, 2018|Categories: News|

On Thursday, 20th December, former Worcester Sixth Form College students and their families were invited to attend a Certificate Presentation Evening.  This was an opportunity for students to celebrate their achievements during their time at College and to be presented with certificates. The evening was a chance to recognise the hard work and dedication of students [...]

CPLD students make reverse advent donation to Food Bank

By |2018-12-17T16:25:45+00:00December 17th, 2018|Categories: News|

Well done to the CPLD students who decided to do a reverse advent calendar whereby they collected food for each day of December. Some students collected more than their allocated day as they felt quite strongly about it. Thank you also to College staff who got involved and made a contribution. The students were inspired as [...]

Junior Interns visit Worcester Bosch

By |2018-12-14T09:18:20+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

On Wednesday, students on the Junior Internship Programme, in conjunction with Worcestershire Skills Partnership, visited Worcester Bosch Group for a tour and a question and answer session with the Chief Executive and other managers. For more information about the Junior Internship Programme visit: http://www.wsfc.ac.uk/junior-internship-programme/

Young Enterprise team success at Christmas Fair

By |2018-12-06T12:16:20+00:00December 6th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

Well done to Worcester Sixth Form College Young Enterprise group, Athena, on a successful day at last weekend's Christmas Fair. They had a stall in College Hall, at Worcester Cathedral.   The team attended in shifts to promote their product - recycled jars which were thoughtfully decorated and filled with pot pourri. They spent a lot [...]

Former student Ted Hill signs first-team contract with Worcester Warriors

By |2018-12-05T09:23:49+00:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: News|

Congratulations to Ted Hill who has signed a contract with the Worcester Warriors first team. Ted was a student at the College between 2015 and 2017 and was part of the Rugby AASE. https://www.worcesternews.co.uk/sport/17275262.ted-hill-signs-first-team-contract-with-worcester-warriors/

Alex Daw raising money as part of Movember!

By |2018-11-30T12:03:27+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

Well done to Alex Daw, teacher in the College's Visual and Performing Arts department, who is taking part in Movember! This is the third time he has participated in Movember to raise money towards men's health issues (testicular and prostrate cancer). The charity also raises awareness of and money to support men's mental health and suicide [...]

UoW Graduate Ambassador speaks to Access students

By |2018-11-30T12:02:28+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

Thank you to Stacey Styles, Graduate Ambassador from University of Worcester, for visiting College yesterday to deliver a workshop to our Access to Higher Education students about preparing for university interviews. It was extremely valuable and much appreciated. To find out more about the College's Access course please visit: http://www.wsfc.ac.uk/courses/access-to-he-adult-education/

Religion, Philosophy and Ethics A Level students enjoy valuable workshop

By |2018-11-27T12:41:05+00:00November 27th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Thank you to Rebecca Davidge, Course Leader for BA Religion, Philosophy and Values in Education at University of Worcester, for delivering a workshop yesterday to second year Religion, Philosophy and Ethics A Level students. She focused on how to achieve the high grades, how to develop skills required for degree level study and writing a personal statement. [...]

Geology students visit the Isle of Arran

By |2018-11-26T09:59:26+00:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

Twenty-five Geology A level students from Worcester Sixth Form College visited the Isle of Arran last week to learn about the geological history of the British Isles. During the six day visit the students were able to put into practice some of the theoretical concepts that they have learnt about over the last 14 months.   [...]

Worcester Sixth Form College students excel in national Maths challenge

By |2018-11-20T11:34:30+00:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: News|

Congratulations to second year students Will Wright and Harry Senior who have progressed to the Maths Olympiad (BMO1) after exceptional individual performances in the Senior Maths Challenge. The UK Mathematics Trust receives over 600,000 entries across the Junior, Intermediate and Senior challenges each year and only the top 1,000 candidates are invited to take part in [...]