Outstanding AS and A-Level Results
14 August 2015
Students at The Sixth Form College, Colchester, have achieved excellent A and AS level results in this summer’s examination series with levels above national average...
Pavilion Opens For Business
12 August 2015
We're pleased to announce that the new Kent Pavilion is fully kitted out and ready for use by students in September. Those who have been following the progress of this...
IB Model United Nations Conference: Peace-building and Conflict Resolution
26 July 2015
On Thursday 4th June, all first year IB students presented their research into the causes and implications of a range of on-going conflict zones across Africa, Europe,...
New Physics Lab
21 July 2015
In one of those complicated chain reactions it would probably take a scientist to fully understand, performing arts students move into their new facilities on...
Arts & Culture Festival
17 July 2015
There has been a huge, college-wide burst of creativity at the College recently, as part of the Arts and Culture Festival organised by staff and students from the...
Expedition Success
15 July 2015
19 students successfully completed their Gold Duke of Edinburgh expedition at the end of the summer term.  They had braved exceptionally torrential conditions for...
Arts Committee Trip
15 July 2015
Students in Division Nine are often referred to as members of “Gryffindor”, but the recent Arts Committee college trip was open to students from all divisions as...
Secret Garden Comes Together
14 July 2015
Now that the sun is out and the end of exams is nearly upon us, it's time for some of us to think a little more about relaxation - so it's good to see things moving...
Performing Arts Students return to the Drama Studio
12 July 2015
July for our Higher Education Performing Arts Conference, held in the Drama Studio. They shared their experiences since leaving Sixth Form with our current students...
Arran Field Trip
11 July 2015
College students have recently returned from a successful field trip to the Isle of Arran. Getting everyone from Colchester to the west coast of Scotland in time for...
Farrer & Co Careers Talk
10 July 2015
Laura McKoy, an ex-student of the college, kindly came in to give a careers talk to a group of the colleges budding lawyers & legal professionals. Laura is a...
A Full-Time Job
7 July 2015
It’s certainly been a busy term for the Careers Department, with a whole range of events organised to help students decide upon their future options for careers and...
Induction 2015
26 June 2015
It was really good to see everyone who came along for our Induction Days. We hope that everybody enjoyed themselves. Not only was it good to welcome so many of the new...
Sneak Peek at New Pavilion
17 June 2015
It's not due for unveiling just yet, but now that the scaffolding has been removed, some of us have been able to have a sneak peek at the interior of the new Student...
IB students Visit Cambridge
12 June 2015
On our recent trip to Cambridge we visited several museums, including The Fitzwilliam, The Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology and the Sedgewick Museum, as the main...
New Pavilion Roof Takes Root
22 May 2015
As the new Student Pavilion nears completion, we're very pleased to see the new 'green roof' in place. Comprised of plants such as sedums and sempervivums, the living...
Olympiad Success in Chemistry
22 May 2015
Seven sixth form students from the College Chemistry Department recently took the challenging ‘Chemistry Olympiad’ exam, organised by Royal Society of Chemistry ....
Sailing Success
12 May 2015
College student James King (16), alongside fellow Brightlingsea Sailing Club cadet Eddie Bridle (17), recently won the silver medal and “top under 19 boat” awards at...
Secret Behind Pyschology
22 April 2015
Not everyone may have noticed, but things have been extremely busy over the past few months in the area tucked quietly behind the Psychology building at the end of the...
British Colleges Sporting Success
10 April 2015
Congratulations to everyone who took part in the recent British Colleges Competition. An excellent weekend of sporting success. As ever, the students had an amazing...
Pavilion Progress
27 March 2015
Now that the sun is out, it’s exciting to see all the progress that’s being made upon the new ‘Pavilion Building’, which should be complete sometime towards the...
Sixth Form Volleyball team Comfortable Winners after Shaky Start
27 March 2015
Colchester Sixth Form Girls’ Volleyball Team recently won convincingly away at Hills Road in the British Colleges Plate competition. Although they lost out in the...
Extra Study Space for Students
25 March 2015
The new improved reception area is important as it not only enables the college to bring together a range of support for students and visitors, but it also frees up...
A Warm Reception
19 March 2015
Staff in the General Office certainly seem to have embraced the bright pink colour scheme in the new college reception area – it certainly looks a lot better than it...
Equestrian Success
30 November 2014
During October half term on Wed 29th October, the Sixth Form College Equestrian Team competed at the National Schools Equestrian Association Inter-Schools Show Jumping...
Determined College Student sets sights on a Cycling Career
30 September 2014
Sixth form college student, Clover Murray, has gained renewed focus recently by setting her sights on a career in cycling. Clover MurraryClover studies Sport and...
Reception Team Journey into Space
10 September 2014
Visitors to the College Reception Area might have noticed that the back wall of the General Office is currently hidden by wooden panels. This is because the...
The New Performance Studio
27 March 2014
Last year we promised on this newspage that “by next spring” the area beneath the Performance studio “will have been transformed into two additional performance...
Project to Extend the Performance Department Facilities
26 July 2013
We've always known that the Performance Department at College is built upon very solid foundations, but how many of us, as we walked along the main drive to college...
Opening of The New Language Centre
26 June 2012
Friday 22nd June saw the official opening of the new £800,000 Languages Centre, sited on the north boundary of the college campus, by the Mayor of Colchester Chris...
Language Centre Almost Complete
29 March 2012
As the language centre is almost entirely done, in this article we're going to give you a quick preview into what you should be expecting from the new building. Work...
Language Centre - making good progress
22 February 2012
We're seeing good progress on the building. The construction company reports that the building works are slightly ahead of schedule and that the building will be up and...
Student Reporter Interviews Gripping Construction Manager
24 January 2012
week Josh Cox is getting some personal insights into the construction business from Gipping Construction Projects Manager Ted Studd, who is currently contracting the...
Language Buildings taking shape
14 December 2011
As we finish off for the year of 2011 at Colchester Sixth Form College, fellow students may notice that the new Languages Centre which shall be opened soon, is looking...
Laying the foundations for a new generation of internationally-aware students
15 November 2011
Anyone wandering across the north of the campus during recent months could have truthfully be accused of 'dragging their feet' as whole area was covered in 130 cubic...