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09 Oct

NCLT recognised for excellence in equality

New College Pontefract’s parent trust has won a national award for leadership in promoting equality, diversity and inclusion. The New Collaborative Learning Trust won the Leaders in Diversity Award following a rigorous assessment based on various criteria, including staff interviews and student surveys. The trust’s staff were praised for a commitment to building a culture

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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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16 Aug

New College Pontefract achieves outstanding performance once again

Students, staff and governors are proud and delighted with this year’s exam results, which have exceeded the outstanding performance achieved of previous years. Our A-Level students of 2018 achieved an overall pass rate of 100%, an A*-B rate of 55.2% and an A*-C rate of 82%, which conforms the college’s reputation as a consistently high

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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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31 May

New College Pontefract accredited by ground-breaking dual career scheme

New College Pontefract is leading the way with supporting talented athletes in education in England, having been accredited by an innovative Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) initiative. The Sport England-funded Scheme believes that every young person on a talent pathway should have the opportunity to gain qualifications alongside their sporting pursuits and have the chance

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