Information Point 2015
July 29, 2015

Not sure what to do this September? Wondering if you’ve made the right choice? Perhaps you’ve received your exam results and you’re not sure what to do next. Get free, impartial advice at the Information Point this summer. Doesn’t matter what school or college you attended Access free, impartial careers advice and guidance Discuss you university […]

Ofsted confirm significant improvement at Weymouth College
July 17, 2015

Weymouth College’s plans for improvements continue to be on course as the latest re-inspection report is issued by Ofsted. In January 2015, inspectors judged outcomes for learners as ‘Good’ and the quality of teaching, learning and assessment as ‘Good’; whereas the overall effectiveness of the college was judged inadequate due to its poor financial position. […]

Students at the Dorset Seafood Festival
HIX Academy wins sustainability award
July 16, 2015

HIX Academy raises money for Fisherman’s Mission and wins sustainability award at Dorset Seafood festival! On 11th and 12th July 2015, the college’s HIX Academy apprentices took part in the Dorset Seafood Festival. Armed with their own smoked salmon, home-made soda bread with shaved fennel and mimosa dressing, the apprentices took to Weymouth harbour to […]

Art & photography students in Venice
Student Report: Our incredible week of art at the 56th Venice Biennale
June 16, 2015

  In the early hours of May 10th, 2015, the art and photography students and tutors of Weymouth College embarked on a journey to Venice, Italy. I was one of those students. That evening we arrived at our hotel on Lido, a small island off the mainland of Venice. It was wonderfully warm, a solid […]

Access students celebrate Adult Learners' Week
University is closer than you think as mature students secure university places – Adult Learners’ Week 2015
June 12, 2015

The Access to Higher Education Diploma at Weymouth College is celebrating as it has seen some of the largest numbers of students being accepted onto university places this September. In total, 49 Access students have been offered places at university to study courses ranging from Nursing, Midwifery, Occupational Therapy, Paramedic Practice, Marketing and, Marine and […]

Les Liaisons - Chanie
Performing Arts courses at Weymouth College excel with latest results
June 5, 2015

Weymouth College has just received its latest set of outstanding results confirming that its performing arts provision is one of the best in the county. In results released from LAMDA (London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art), students from Weymouth College achieved some of the greatest results the College has ever seen. In total, 41 […]

FE Commissioner visits Weymouth College
May 22, 2015

Dr David Collins, the FE Commissioner has visited Weymouth College as part of the Structures Prospects and Appraisal (SPA) and is impressed by the actions taken to bring the budget back into surplus, quoting that he is “delighted with the progress that Weymouth College has made under its new leadership and management, its successful delivery […]

Buxton House Finished patio
Prince’s Trust Team help Buxton House Residential Care Home with new patio
May 15, 2015

Team members from the Prince’s Trust Team programme two at Weymouth College have been putting their skills to good use as they tackled building a new patio for Buxton House Residential Care Home. The Team who had originally planned to start work on access to Castle Cove Beach, had to come up with a “plan B” […]

Disability Tennis
Disability Tennis Festival
May 7, 2015

  Students from Weymouth College Foundation Learning Department, Westfield Technology College and Wyvern Academy, will be coming together to participate in a Disability Tennis Festival to be held at Redlands Community Sports Hub on Friday the 8th May. The Festival, which is being held for the first time, is being led by Weymouth College student […]

New Spring/Summer menu launched at the HIX Academy
May 6, 2015

The HIX Academy has today launched its new Spring/Summer menu which has a number of exciting new extras to whet your appetite. In addition to its popular Al La Carte and set menus, guests to the Academy will now have the choice of a vegetarian menu and, for the first time, a separate menu for […]

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