Education

A Musical end to 2015 for Harrow Way

Harrow Way concluded the Autumn term with festive events showcasing the school’s performing arts credentials. As holders of the prestigious Arts Council England Artsmark Gold award, Harrow Way places great emphasis on the Arts...

Winton Students Take a Bite out of the Big Apple

Students from Winton Community Academy broadened their horizons in a visit to New York City. The school’s ninth annual trip to the city gave the students six days of culture, sightseeing and the hustle...

Basingstoke College Tackles Parking Problems

Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council has been working with Basingstoke College of Technology (BCoT) and Stagecoach to address car park capacity issues at the college and to combat associated problems with parking in the...

Christmas Comes Early for Some Computer Science Students at Winton Community Academy

The year 10 GCSE group received 12 Raspberry Pi computers to help them with their programming and assignments. The low cost computers are the same size as a credit card and plug into...

Apprenticeships Deserve Same Treatment as Those Studying For a Degree

A Hampshire based insurance company that runs its own apprenticeship programme has welcomed the call by a Conservative MP that apprenticeships deserve the same treatment as those studying for a degree. Be Wiser Insurance...
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Hampshire Libraries Go Digital

Hampshire County Council is reporting an unprecedented rise in digital library use, as people who live, work and study in Hampshire are turning to the library service for access to books during the Coronavirus...
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Students Can Claim TV Licence Refund

As students pack up and move home for the summer, TV Licensing is reminding students they may be entitled to extra holiday spending money in the form of a TV Licence refund. Since 1...

Secondary Students Visit Roche Court Sculpture Park

Year 9 GCSE Art students are involved with an exciting new project which partners Winton with the New Art Centre, Andover College and the Test Valley Arts Society. Students initially spent the day at...
Calling Hampshire Parents of Children With Additional Needs

Calling Hampshire Parents of Children With Additional Needs

Hampshire County Council is calling on parents of children with special educational needs and disabilities to give their views on the Government's initiative to extend the amount of free childcare for 3 and 4...

Local College Students Take Part in Exam Buster Workshop

As exam time fast approaches students from the South Wiltshire UTC have been getting themselves ready for the challenge ahead, working with specialist provider Positively Mad. Students took part in a fast-paced, high energy...