Author Archives: Gareth Dodson

14 Sep

Collection of Exam Certificates

IMPORTANT: Collection of Exam Certificates Uncollected Certificates– Please collect from NC Pontefract Reception We also are still holding certificates from 2015-2016, 2016 – 2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019. We have many uncollected Certificates going back to the academic year 2015-16 (Summer 2016 leavers).  Due to lack of storage space, these certificates will be confidentially destroyed at the

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14 Sep

New College’s Leadership Team win a National Teaching Award

New College Pontefract’s senior team have won a silver Pearson National Teaching Award for FE Team of the Year. The award reflects the success that the leadership team have had over the past five years, with the expansion of the college, the creation of two sister colleges and the consistent outstanding success rates of all

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05 Jun

New College teacher nominated for Oxford University Inspirational Teacher award

New College teacher, Mark Anderson, has received a nomination for a University of Oxford Inspirational Teachers Award. The University’s Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach Office runs the annual award scheme which recognises the crucial role teachers and careers advisors play in encouraging talented students in their schools or colleges. A selection of current first-year Oxford undergraduates

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21 May

New College students receive offers from Oxbridge

New College Pontefract has once again seen a healthy number of students gain offers from Oxbridge, with five students receiving the offer of a place to study at one of the two elite universities. Brian Coughlan, Oxbridge Programme, coordinator said “We are delighted that once again our students have successfully received offers of places at

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30 Mar

New College top college in Wakefield for student progress

New College Pontefract once again ranked as the top college in Wakefield for student progress. The release of the latest figures from the Department for Education (DfE) once again shows New College’s consistency as a provider of excellent post-16 education. The figures, based on last summer’s A-Level results, show that New College Pontefract has the

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