Connell Sixth Form Student Success Stories October 2016

20 October, 2016

“I can’t believe we’ve been here for seven weeks already, it’s flown by” This comment, from one of the current Lower Sixth students, really made the College think. It HAS flown by. But so much has been achieved in such a short space of time. For example, Connell have welcomed their new cohort of A-level […]

Connell Sixth Form College Celebrates Results Day Success

19 August, 2016

Students, parents and teachers alike have been celebrating the success of the A Level results at Connell Sixth Form College after a 98 per cent pass rate was achieved across the board. The results, which show an improvement on last year, mean that many of the College’s cohort will be attending their first choice university come […]

Connell Student wins Gold at the European Championships

10 June, 2016

Connell Student Lauren Williams won Great Britain’s second European Championship gold medal in only her second senior competition in Montreux, Switzerland. Lauren competed in and clinched the -67kg title by beating 2012 Olympic and 2015 World Championship silver medallist, Nur Tatar. This is a fantastic achievement by Lauren, having shown resilience and determination to get […]

Connell Commonwealth Legacy Gets Royal Seal of Approval

15 April, 2016

HRH Princess Anne and international delegation explore Commonwealth Games legacy at Connell Sixth Form College HRH The Princess Royal was guest of honour at Connell Sixth Form College this week as Bright Futures Educational Trust and Connell welcomed a delegation of senior leaders from across the Commonwealth to the College. The delegation is in Manchester […]

Bright Futures welcomes Jane Hopcroft as the new Head of College at Connell Sixth Form

10 November, 2015

Jane started her new role as Head of College at Connell Sixth Form College this week.  She joined Connell Sixth Form College in August 2015 from Aquinas College, in Stockport, where she previously guided departments through curriculum development and quality improvements in her role as Faculty Head. As Head of College Jane is thrilled to be […]