Following the announcement from the Prime Minister, we can confirm that BTEC/Vocational exams scheduled for January will be going ahead despite the new national restrictions.
Please check our Coronavirus page for further details.
We want to help you get the most out of your time at College. If you have any questions or information on the support available please get in touch.
There are many ways we can support you before you start College:
There are many support resources and specialist staff available for learners, these include:
Subject to eligibility, our team of highly qualified specialist teachers are able to provide:
The teachers’ specialisms include:
Support sessions can be booked in via Moodle.
Subject to eligibility, our large team of Learning Support Assistants (LSAs) can provide:
Access Arrangements Assessors are available to identify whether access arrangements are warranted in examinations.
These arrangements might include:
Recommendations are determined on the basis of results obtained in an assessment carried out by the Access Arrangement Assessor, to update the provision made at school.
Parents are welcome to contact us and/or meet a member of our LS team to discuss the support that is available for their child.
Support and guidance is also available throughout the year to help deal with any questions and/or issues as they arise.
Here are some comments from students who have previously received Learning Support:
“Thank you for giving me extra help which meant I was able to pass my English G.C.S.E. with a Grade 4”
“I just wanted to say thank you so much for all the additional support and guidance which you have given me, my results clearly show that it has paid off!”
“Thank you so much for all the tremendous support, guidance and encouragement that you given our daughter. It has made such a difference to her time at Alton”
“My son has blossomed under the care of all the team at Alton College. Thank you.”