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03 May

Top five in national performance league table for the past 5 years

New College Pontefract is celebrating confirmation of an impressive five-year track record this month. The release of data by the DfE’s Education and Skills Funding Agency means that New College Pontefract is, for the fifth year in a row, in the top five of all sixth form colleges in the country for achievement. Achievement rates

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01 May

Art Students Exhibition – Paris in the Park.

Students from New College Pontefract’s Foundation Diploma in Art & Design course held their annual exhibition, ‘Paris in the Park’ last week. The students were allocated space in Pontefract park to install their work, with all staff and students from the college invited outside to discover all of the pieces. This weather was especially kind

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28 Mar

Application Deadline – Monday 16th April

Our deadline for applications is MONDAY 2nd APRIL. You can still apply after this date but priority will be given to applications received before the deadline and you will be placed on our waiting list. We have received over 2100 applications for September 2018 so make sure you get your application in to join our

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02 Mar

Open Evening – Thursday 22nd March 2018, 5-7pm

Our final open event of the academic year takes place on Thursday 22nd March 2018 from 5-7pm. This is a great opportunity to come in and speak to students and staff in all of our subject areas. Come and find out about our wide range of A-Levels and Level 3 BTECs and sample the unique

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23 Feb

New College Production – The Addams Family

New College is proud to present our production of The Addams Family – A New Musical Comedy. Running from the 7-9th March. Evening performances at 7pm and matinees at 1:15pm in the Jphn Godber Theatre. Please note, there will be no matinee performance on Friday 9th March. Tickets just £6 each (£3 concessions) available from

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