Why choose us?
OUR LEANERS ACHIEVE EXCELLENT RESULTS
Achieving an impressive 100% pass rate in A-Levels for the second year in a row and almost 100% pass rate across our huge range of the second year in a row and almost 100% pass rate across our huge range of vocational subjects, means our results really do speak for themselves - We're the only college in Somerset to achieve 100% A-Level pass rate!
OUR LINKS WITH LOCAL EMPLOYERS ARE FIRST-CLASS
Our employer and local business networks underpin all that we do. Employers willinglt contribute their time to the planning of a curriculum which meets employment needs. They support us with the delivery of quality work experience, provide master-classes, donate industry-standard equipment and ensure that the skills taught are those most needed by industry and their sector.
WE ARE OFSTED GOOD
We have a rating to be proud of! Ofsted reported that the "College leaders have created a culture in which staff work resolutely in the best interest of their learners and the College is a purposeful community." At a time when others are losing their 'good rating', we are standing strong!
OUR FACILITIES ARE FANTASTIC
Our campus is not only modern and vibrant, but is well-equipped with all the latest industry standard technology, including a £10 million Lynx Helicopter, state-of-art design and media studios, salons, computer workshops and construction workshops. We're proud to introduce two new builds for 2017; our Screwfix Construction Centre and our huge and impressive Da Vinci restaurant extension.
WE HAVE UNCOMPROMISING AMBITION
We have uncompromising ambition, aspiration and respect for our students. By treating learners as individuals and tailoring their support plans to their specific needs, we enable our learners to achieve their full potential and reach their targets.
QUALITY ENRICHMENT AND SPORTING OPPORTUNITIES
We offer a busy, dynamic community where learners can get involved with the Student Union, become a Student Ambassador, meet friends, or enjoy a variety of outdoor spaces. Not only do we provide a Sports Scholarship, but we have the very best Sporting Academies which include football, rugby, netball, basketball and badminton.