Sixth Form Archive

Merry Music and Mulled Wine

Merry Music and Mulled Wine

After enjoying the festivities at the Convent’s Christmas Fair, members of the chamber choir and Year 10 GCSE instrumentalists set off for the Gilbert White museum in Selborne to participate in the annual mulled wine weekend festivities. The beautiful old parlour ... read more »

Law students visit the House of Parliament

Law students visit the House of Parliament

Our International students from Colombia and Germany, joined the Year 11 Law and Sixth Form trip to the Houses of Parliament. The girls enjoyed a  tour of both Houses of Parliament with our knowledgeable guide Nicky, and caught the end of  a debate in the House of Lords including the vote. In ... read more »

Visit to Oxford University

Visit to Oxford University

Two of our lower sixth formers Charity Culley and Joanna Tomlinson recently attended an Oxford University workshop hosted by St Edmund Hall. The visit was organised by Mrs Kerr who is in charge of the UCAS programme, and Mrs Porter ... read more »

Presentation Evening 2015

Presentation Evening 2015

Graham Maher, the headmaster of Alton Convent School spoke proudly of the School’s performance at their recent Presentation Evening. By performance he did not mean only exam results, though he began by pointing out the School did not follow ... read more »

Don’t stand by

Don't stand by

On the 9th of November we, Beth Strong and Charlotte Desmond, travelled, with the Holocaust Educational Trust and other students from the South-East region, to Krakow, Poland. Once we arrived in Poland we made our way to the town of Oświęcim to ... read more »

Duke of Edinburgh Award News

Duke of Edinburgh Award News

The first half of the Autumn term was very busy for the Alton Convent School D of E Award group. There were expeditions at all levels;  this started with Bronze, where 18 girls completed training days, a practice expedition ... read more »

Learning Code!

Learning Code!

At Sky studios On Tuesday 22nd September, six Upper Sixth girls had the wonderful opportunity of attending a digital coding workshop in Sky Studios, along with students from two other schools. It was held by Freeformers, a company which teaches ... read more »

Bushcraft Survival for the LVI

Bushcraft Survival for the LVI

On Friday the 11th of September the Lower Sixth set off in the mini buses to Cornbury Park in Oxfordshire to spend the weekend camping in the woods with the Bushcraft company. Upon arrival we were given a talk on different ways ... read more »

Lourdes Launch Evening

Lourdes Launch Evening

On Wednesday 16th September Alton Convent School hosted a dinner and presentation for Salesian College to introduce and start the HCPT appeal to all Lower Sixth Students. The aim is to raise money and then to travel to Lourdes ... read more »