Education

High Percentages for First Choice Primary School Places

An overwhelming majority of parents have been offered a school place at one of their preferred schools by Hampshire County Council today (Monday 18 April 2016). In total 97.3% of parents applying for a...

Soup Week at Winton Community Academy

Soup week from allotment to table – 2 years ago a group of year 8 students were challenged to develop a school allotment. With three possible locations they pitched their plans to Mr Thomas...

North Hampshire to Benefit From £20 Million Schools Investment

Seven school expansion projects in north Hampshire, totalling just over £20 million, have been given the go ahead by Hampshire County Council. The works will provide just under 1,000 additional school places in the...
Andover sport community

Athletic event success for Andover community

For fifty young people who have taken a role in the Andover Community Sports case on Monday, August 26, hockey, football and sports were all on the board. Coaches from Andover Athletics Club, Andover Hockey Club...

It’s the Hard Knock Life at Local College

The popular story of orphan Annie is being brought to life on stage at Avon Valley College this week. The musical tells the story of the little girl who leaves the orphanage behind to...

New Art Classes in Village Club

Art teacher, Bethany Milam from Basingstoke, can still remember the first time she was praised for her art work. “It was during junior school and I had done two paintings, one was of a...
Andover Students Confront Political Issues

Andover Students Confront Political Issues

Andover students confront political issues head on at The British Council’s Mock Council debate Andover College students spoke up on the implications of Brexit in November at the 2016 Mock Council of the European Union....

Author Andy McNab Joins Andover College Speaker Programme

Andy McNab, the famous former SAS soldier and now bestselling author, enthralled Andover College students last with an inspirational presentation about his military experiences and career. Andy is the latest in the College’s...

Graduation Time For Andover’s Juniors 2015

More than 400 pupils from nine primary schools across the town took part in the Andover Junior Graduation on Friday 17 and Monday 20 July. The celebration is organised by Test Valley Borough Council...

Hampshire celebrates post-16 achievements

Hampshire County Council’s Executive Member for Education, Councillor Peter Edgar is congratulating students across Hampshire – as thousands celebrate success following the release of this year’s results for A-level and vocational qualifications. “Provisional results...