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Ambition Event – POSTPONED

By |2020-03-16T09:44:00+00:00March 16th, 2020|Categories: News|

In light of the current concerns around COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we have taken the precautionary measure to cancel the Ambition Event for Year 10 and 11 students which was scheduled to be held at College this Thursday, 19th March. Thank you to those who registered interest in the event. We hope to rearrange at a future date [...]

Photography Visit to the Photographers’ Gallery in Soho

By |2020-03-09T13:34:02+00:00March 9th, 2020|Categories: News, Photography|

A Level Photography students visited the Photographers' Gallery in Soho, London. They saw the Deutsche Borse Photography Prize & work by Czech photographer Jan Svoboda. They then completed a practical workshop based around the works on display led by a professional photographer.

Student selected to participate in BBC Focus Group

By |2020-03-06T12:50:47+00:00March 6th, 2020|Categories: News|

First year student, Shakira Jefferies was selected to take part in a participation group at the Broadcasting House in London on 12th, February. Shakira was selected to participate in the steering group on the behalf of Worcestershire young Carers. Out of around 3,000 organisations funded by BBC Children In Need, only 7 youth groups were chosen [...]

Environmental Science Trip to UoW

By |2020-03-03T14:58:55+00:00March 3rd, 2020|Categories: Environmental Science, News|

Environmental Science A Level students today visited the School of Science & the Environment at the University of Worcester to find out how to set small mammal traps safely for ecological studies. Students also had to learn how to identify, handle and release the mammals safely. In addition to this students had the opportunity to use [...]

WSFC Course Leader praised for role in Crescent Theatre Production

By |2020-03-02T10:15:55+00:00March 2nd, 2020|Categories: Drama and Theatre Studies, News|

Congratulations to Isabel Swift, our Course Leader for Drama and Theatre Studies, who has received excellent reviews for her performance as Horatio in a production of Hamlet this week at the Crescent Theatre, Birmingham. The full review is available in the link below which says: "Isabel Swift’s Horatio is a masterclass in how to deliver Shakespeare [...]

Accounting, Business & Economics Event

By |2020-03-02T10:06:58+00:00March 2nd, 2020|Categories: Accounting, Business Studies, Economics, News|

Accounting, Business and Economics A Level students benefited from a talk from visitors from Worcestershire County Council last week. Michael Hudson, Chief Finance Officer, and members of his team (Steph, Clare and Roxy) spoke about Apprenticeships in Accounting and Finance in general and more specifically about the ones that the Council offer. Additionally in the afternoon [...]

Boys’ Hockey Team reach Semi-Final of AoC National Cup

By |2020-03-02T09:32:57+00:00March 2nd, 2020|Categories: Hockey, News|

Congratulations to the boys' Hockey team after a 3-2 win over Pontefract College in the Quarter Final of the Association of Colleges National Cup. They now progress to the Semi-Final which will be against Barton Peveril College.

Air Ambulance Visit to College makes BBC News

By |2020-02-27T14:22:41+00:00February 27th, 2020|Categories: News, Public Services|

Our Public Service students (and teacher Kim Martin) made the BBC News further to the recent visit of the Air Ambulance crew. Skip to 27 minutes 6 seconds of the below link to see them in action! https://www.bbc.co.uk/…/e…/m000fs5b/bbc-news-at-one-27022020

‘Borwell Work Experience’ by Jonathan Ash

By |2020-02-11T09:23:56+00:00February 11th, 2020|Categories: StudentBlog|

Upon my arrival at Borwell, I was greeted by Vicki who was really nice and took me to meet the Cybx Team. I was given a work experience booklet which had all of the activities for the week. They were very organised and I instantly got stuck in to the part, enjoying every part. Day 1 [...]

College team beats 5,000 in stock market challenge

By |2020-02-10T13:25:53+00:00February 10th, 2020|Categories: News|

A team of Worcester Sixth Form College Business students have battled their way into the Student Investor Challenge semi-finals, beating over 9,000 teams from schools around the UK and abroad. The Student Investor Challenge, run by The London Institute of Banking & Finance, challenges teams of schoolchildren to invest virtual money on the London Stock Exchange [...]