Sixth Form Archive

Sixth Form celebrate in style

Sixth Form celebrate in style

Exhaustion was soon replaced with excitement as, with the end of exams fast approaching, the rather jaded sixth form gathered together to celebrate what would be, for the Upper Sixth, their last Alton Convent School Prom. Jointly hosted with Salesian College, the ... read more »

An Evening of Poetry and Dance

An Evening of Poetry and Dance

An appreciative audience had the opportunity to watch pupils showcase their literary flair and dancing talents at ‘An Evening of Poetry and Dance’ recently in the Sue Kirkham Building, Alton Convent School’s purpose-built Creative Arts Centre. The ... read more »

Lourdes 2016

Lourdes 2016

This year’s pilgrimage to Lourdes was particularly special. It was the Diamond Jubilee of HCPT, the charity that arranges pilgrimages for disadvantaged and disabled children, which meant that Cardinal Vincent Nichols would be celebrating Mass with us. ... read more »

A Level Physicians visit Science Live!

A Level Physicians visit Science Live!

This event was held in the beautiful auditorium of Friends House London. The Science Live team had arranged four excellent speakers. Dr Helen Czerski talked about the physics of bubbles and how they are fundamental to the ... read more »

Sixth Form Conference

Sixth Form Conference

Alton Convent’s Sixth Formers were joined by their peers from St Joseph's, More House, and Salesian College for our annual Sixth Form Conference.  ... read more »

Linguistic Hints and Tips

Linguistic Hints and Tips

AS and A2 students of French attended an excellent conference last Friday in Bloomsbury. The day was delivered almost entirely in French with an engaging range of activities, from pronunciation practice to audio comprehension. Students came away with a ... read more »

Petersfield Young Composers’ Competition

Petersfield Young Composers' Competition

On Saturday 30 January Bethany Magennis-Prior in Year 11 and Madeleine Hurlstone in Year 13 participated in the bi-annual Petersfield Young Composers’ Competition. This event provides an excellent platform to show our girls’ creative ability to a wider audience ... read more »

Cambridge Calling for Caitlin!

Cambridge Calling for Caitlin!

Caitlin Walker Our recent leavers are reaping the rewards of their outstanding A-level results and finely honed soft skills as they immerse themselves in their studies at prestigious institutions such as Durham, Nottingham ... read more »