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Be Extraordinary

The Be Extraordinary programme is designed to provide opportunities for all students to explore beyond their curriculum choices and enrich their student experience. The programme allows you to participate in a range of activities that aim to develop your knowledge, skills and provide building blocks for your future.

Prospects.ac.uk explains how extra-curricular activities can get you ahead with your future plans, whether that’s university, employment or an apprenticeship. Therefore before you leave, check out our Be Extraordinary News section to see what our students have been getting up to.

Be Aspirational

Do you aspire to attend Oxford, Cambridge or other Russell Group universities?

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Be Employable

Employer visits, talks and volunteering. Make yourself stand out in the world of work.

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Be Active

Team, individual and recreational sports. as well as an onsite gym. What will you get involved with?

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Be Involved

There are so many clubs and societies to join across all three campuses.

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Be Adventurous

Fancy skiing in Austria? Visiting Auschwitz or Madagascar?

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The teaching and support was really great, the quality was really great, all the teachers really care about your education as well as your wellbeing, they take everything into consideration and they’re great.

Katie Whittingham, A Level student

There are great teachers here. This college has felt more like a university than a school, and it’s definitely lived up to that more grown-up feel.

Vicky Lipscombe, A Level student

This is a really good college, and it is definitely somewhere you can achieve your dreams.

Yolanda Stemp, BTEC student