Sixth Form Archive

The Anniversary Concert

The Anniversary Concert

At the end of a momentous week for the whole Alton Convent community, there was a joyous celebration of the 200th anniversary of the founding of our congregation. Although the nature of the programme was unashamedly formal, three strategically placed items in ... read more »

Rotary Young Musicians Competition

Rotary Young Musicians Competition

On Saturday 28th January, two of our senior musicians, Annabel Hanssen (voice) and Freya MacKenzie (violin) took part in this prestigious event at Alton College.  For the first time this year, Rotary Great Britain and Ireland have launched a national competition for able musicians with the aim to eventually award ... read more »

Spanish schools embrace STEM and Lauren!

Spanish schools embrace STEM and Lauren!

Alton Convent School has been assisting schools internationally to enable their students to become more involved in STEM (Science Technology Maths Science) subjects. In November ACS STEM superstar Lauren Shea held a bi-lingual Skype conference with over 50 students from two ... read more »

ISA accolades for ACS

ISA accolades for ACS

Multiple success stories for Alton Convent School at the ISA Award Ceremony 2016 Alton Convent School is a member of the Independent School Association (ISA). All Members and their schools share a desire to meet fully the needs of the young people in their care, treating everyone as individuals and providing a high-quality ... read more »

The Origins of the Cold War

The Origins of the Cold War

Sixth Form historians had the opportunity to attend an Historical Association lecture in Guildford, on the topic of the origins of the Cold War. Pupils listened to a fascinating talk by Professor David Stevenson on the peaks and thaws of the ... read more »