Andover College is welcoming prospective students and their families to experience the college for themselves at their Open Event, Wednesday 21 November, 4.30 – 7.30pm. With its 99% A Level pass rate and community-driven values, Andover College continues to ensure students are getting the most out of their education, going on to top university destinations and impressive roles in the workforce.
The College’s position in the top 4% of all colleges for Value Added is a powerful indicator of the effectiveness of the colleges personalised philosophy, focusing on each individual student ensuring they reach their full potential. Charlie-Mae Young, Creative Arts student said:
I chose Andover because I didn’t want to be just a number, after seeing other colleges and seeing the size it scared me. At my interview I could tell the teachers cared about my options and cared about my future.
Previous student Emily Porter, having turned down a place at Cambridge after receiving excellent A-Level results is off to Bristol University to study Engineering Design. She said:
I’ve been pushed and supported to achieve the best I can which has given me amazing opportunities when choosing my university.
Assistant Principal Ben Stokes said:
We are able to deliver such high-level results by working with each individual and putting in place a specific support plan to enable them to progress and fulfil their potential. The holistic approach is what sets us apart from other colleges.
Principal Tim Jackson said:
Our college environment is a unique one which nurtures the whole person, building confidence and self-esteem as well as delivering top grades. Excellent teaching and a shared positive culture brings out the best in our students and they leave us as rounded, resilient people with great results and confidence in their future.
Lecturers from all areas as well as student support are on hand to speak about courses, career paths and financial support. Current students will be on hand as guides and to discuss their experiences of what college life is like. Visitors get the chance to view the industry-standard specialist facilities, all designed and fully equipped to ensure students receive the best education and training for their future.
So whether you’re a school leaver looking for a full time course or apprenticeship, or a mature learner looking for career development, make the most of this opportunity and get a feel for the college yourself at the Open Event, Wednesday 21 November, 4.30 – 7.30pm.
For more information, please call 01264 360000 or register online now at andover.ac.uk