The Blog

01 Jul

New College, Doncaster accredited by ground-breaking dual career scheme

New College, Doncaster is leading the way with supporting talented athletes in education in England, having been accredited by an innovative Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) initiative. The Sport England-backed programme supports young sportspeople on the talent pathway to have the opportunity to gain qualifications alongside their sporting pursuits, follow other interests, as well as

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04 Jun

New College students take part in national lockdown photography exhibition

Today sees the launch of At home, an online exhibition of photographs taken by sixth form college students during the Covid-19 lockdown. Over 140 students, including 3 from New College Doncaster, from 46 colleges submitted their photographs for the exhibition that runs from 4th to 19th June 2020. The exhibition is being co-ordinated by the Sixth Form Colleges

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06 May

New College Student Wins Computer Science Scholarship to Durham University

Corey Birnie, 18 from Worksop, has won a prestigious Computer Science scholarship from Durham University. Corey studied Maths, Computer Science, Physics and Chemistry at New College Doncaster from September 2018 after attending Retford Oaks school. “Gaining this scholarship means that there is a huge weight lifted off my shoulders”, said Corey, “It grants me the

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24 Mar

Bursary Update

Dear Parent/Carer/Student We are unfortunately unable to process any new claims for the College bursary for the current 2019/20 academic year. The amount of funds we are provided with from the ESFA (Funding body) was set at the start of the year and we have made allocations to students based on this sum of money

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23 Mar

Bus Pass Refund Information

Any bus money is non-refundable as of the end of October. In order to support our bus companies in these difficult times and ensure they can continue to pay their staff we are still paying for these contracted services. The bus pass is heavily subsidised when it actually costs over £1000 per student for the

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19 Mar

COVID-19 – College Closure

19 March 2020 COVID-19: College Closure Dear Parents/Carers and Students Following on from my last update, I’m writing to let you know that we have now been instructed to close the College after this Friday until further notice. Please note that this is a national closure – as you may have heard in the news

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03 Feb

New College Doncaster Tops DfE Tables for A-Level Progress in Doncaster

Doncaster’s leading provider of A-Levels, New College Doncaster, has achieved outstanding results with its first cohort, according to data published by the DfE. The official figures, which are published by the government every year, measure how well students have done at A-Level, compared to their GCSE performance. They’re designed to help students and parents compare

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