Category Archives: News

12 Nov

Parents’ Evening | Tuesday 20 November 2018 | 4:30pm-7:30pm

Parents’ Evening is taking place over 2 sessions on Tuesday 20 November. 1:00pm-3:30pm and 4:30pm-7:30pm. Students will be finishing at 12:10pm with buses departing at 12:15pm. If you haven’t booked already then you can use the online booking system at: Parents’ Evening system guide  

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29 Oct

OPEN EVENING | Wednesday 14 November 2018 | 5pm-8pm

Visit us on our open evening on Wednesday 14 November from 5pm-8pm.   After an A-Level review of marking, our 2018 results are now: 100% pass rate for A-Level with a college record 57.4% A*-B grades and 83% A*-C. 100% pass rate for BTEC with an incredible 91% achieving Distinction or Distinction*. Come and see

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22 Oct

New College Variety Event – Lest We Forget

Tickets are on sale for our variety event (Lest We Forget)on 8/11 to commemorate all those who lost their lives in war. Dance, Drama and Music students are involved, mainly from our enrichment groups. The Corps of Drums from the “Yorkshire Volunteers Band” are also making an appearance. Tickets are £3 and £1.50 and all money

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21 Sep

New College Music Students Excel in Summer Exams

7 music students from New College Pontefract have excelled themselves in their ABRSM and RockSchool music examinations in the Summer session. The students study music, have instrumental lessons, or have attended a music enrichment offered at the college. The achievements include: Alfie Harding – Drums Grade 6 Alex Wardle – Drums Grade 6 with Distinction Amelia

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19 Sep

OPEN SATURDAY – 13th October 2018 – 10am-2pm

Come along to our first open event of the year on Saturday 13th October 2018 from 10am-2pm. Come and see why we consistently achieve outstanding results and see why we are one of the top 5 sixth form colleges in the country for student achievement! In 2018 our results were: 100% pass rate for A-Level with

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10 Sep

Results Day Video

“I did IT and Science and absolutely smashed both of them!”  See what our students had to say when we put them in front of the camera on results day.

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30 Aug

NCLT Conference – ‘The Golden Thread’

Today our staff from all across the trust have been at New College Doncaster for our conference entitled ‘The Golden Thread – Teaching for learning the New College Way’. We are developing an evidence-based pedagogy across our multi-academy trust. Staff took part in sessions and masterclasses at our brand new campus in Auckley, Doncaster.

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23 Jul

Summer Holiday FAQs

Important information and dates for New College Pontefract The Student Services Team are on summer holiday until Tuesday 14 August. We tried to give you all the information below. If after reading below your query is not answered, ring either 01977 702139 option 2 or email A-Levels & BTEC Level 3 Results + Times

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21 Jun

New College Annual Bus Pass 2018/19

From September 2018 the cost will be a one off payment of £200 for the year.  We hope you agree that this is a fantastic rate for allowing you to access the outstanding education that New College Pontefract offers. To support students in meeting this cost we are offering the following payment options: 1. A

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