Presentation Evening THIS WEEK

Presentation Evening THIS WEEK

We are thrilled so many of this year's successful leavers will be joining us at the De La Warr Pavilion on Thursday 4th September to celebrate their achievements! We are pleased to confirm all those who have requested seats for themselves and guests have been...

GCSE Results Day - Good Luck!

GCSE Results Day - Good Luck!

Today is GCSE results day and we wish GOOD LUCK to the thousands of students across Hastings, Rother, Eastbourne and further afield collecting their grades. We hope all your hard work is reflected in your final marks and we look forward to welcoming all the students...

Part Time Enrolment Evening

Part Time Enrolment Evening

Come to our enrolment evening on Monday 15th September from 6pm to 8pm at Penland Road, Bexhill Speak to the tutors running the exciting courses from September 2014 in a wide range of subjects. These part time courses include everything from Ancestry and Astronomy...

Bexhill College Heroes in the paper

Bexhill College Heroes in the paper

Have you seen today's newspaper? Take a look at the latest Bexhill Observer, Hastings Observer, Rye and Battle Observer issues, or the special edition Airbourne supplement in the Eastbourne Herald, to see our student heroes #BCHero

Bexhill College Celebrates Record A Level Successes

Bexhill College Celebrates Record A Level Successes...

Today we celebrated our 21st year of achieving outstanding A Level results. Yet again, the College delivered another set of excellent A Level exam results which, along with the International Baccalaureate and vocational course results announced earlier in July,...

Ironman Josh’s Gruelling Triathlon For Charity

Ironman Josh’s Gruelling Triathlon For Charity

On Sunday 20 July Josh Bishop completed one of the UK’s toughest challenges by swimming, cycling and running the Ironman UK Triathlon in Bolton. Still only 19 years of age, Josh has already swum the English Channel and can now add the Ironman to his list of achievements....

Eddie Izzard pics on Facebook

Eddie Izzard pics on Facebook

We put up a few photos on Facebook of Eddie Izzard and Yacine Belhousse from their live performances in the Izzard Theatre at Bexhill College earlier this month. The 4 shows were all really well attended and we know those who came along had a great time. You can...

Don't miss summer activities for young people

Don't miss summer activities for young people

There's lot's going on at Bexhill College this Summer. Get in touch to find out more...

Eddie Izzard tickets for College students

Eddie Izzard tickets for College students

A limited number of tickets are available for Bexhill College students to the Eddie Izzard performances this Thursday 10th, Friday 11th, Sunday 13th and Monday 14th July. The tickets are available on a first-come first-serve basis from the Principal's Office (C112)...

Cricket Academy team keep winning

Cricket Academy team keep winning

Our Cricket Academy team have been enjoying a hugely successful season. They were recently victorious in the British Colleges South East T20 Championships at East Grinstead Cricket Club. This fantastic achievement follows the team’s narrow defeat by one run...

Welcome to Taster Days

Welcome to Taster Days

We are excited to have the first group of Year 10 students through our doors for our series of Taster Days. Welcome to all that are here today and to those with us over the next few days.

Lewis wins Scholar of the Year

Lewis wins Scholar of the Year

We had a wonderful time hosting the end of year celebration for the Villiers Park Educational Trust Scholars programme yesterday. It was fantastic to meet such deserving award winners from the programme. There were winners in all age groups from Year 10 to Year...

Villiers Park Scholars Programme Celebration

Villiers Park Scholars Programme Celebration

We are excited to be hosting the celebration for the fifth successful year of the Villiers Park Scholars Programme in the Izzard Theatre tonight! Congratulations to all the award winners in advance

Summer Activities at Bexhill College

Summer Activities at Bexhill College

Is your child aged 8-14 years? Then don't miss out on the fantastic range of options available in the Bexhill College Summer Activities programme. Sign up today or contact us for more information

Taster Day start time

Taster Day start time

Everyone coming to our Year 10 Taster Days during July please arrive by 9.15am. The programme for the days are scheduled to finish at 2.30pm. We have an exciting array of activities planned and we look forward to welcoming you.

Opening Evening Tuesday

Opening Evening Tuesday

We are holding an Open Evening for our Barbering, Hairdressing & Beauty courses on Tuesday 1 July from 5.30pm - 7.00pm. Visit our new fully equipped salon to discuss full time programmes at VRQ and NVQ Levels 2 and 3, apprenticeships, progression opportunities...

Students At Oxford This Summer

Students At Oxford This Summer

Two of our students, Eleanor McDonald-Dick and Clover Donohue, have been selected from thousands of applicants to attend a prestigious summer school at Oxford University. The UNIQ Summer Schools aim to give the most promising students an insight into life at one...

Don't miss Creative Arts Exhibition

Don't miss Creative Arts Exhibition

The Creative Arts exhibition and awards ceremony is this Monday 30 June and will showcase the best of students' work from across the year. Artwork will be displayed across the College campus at Penland Road with guests welcome to come and view for free from 6pm...

Free drama workshop with West End star!

Free drama workshop with West End star!

We are offering current Year 11 students a unique opportunity to take part in a free workshop with a West End performer. The free Musical Theatre Workshop is on Monday 30 June from 11.30am to 3.30pm and is open to any Year 11 students who are interested in studying...

Cricket team South East T20 Champions!

Cricket team South East T20 Champions!

Well done to all our Cricket Academy students who won the BCS South East Twenty 20 Championship recently at East Grinstead Cricket Club - beating Uxbridge and Richard Collyer’s in the 'round robin' final. This fantastic achievement follows the team’s narrow defeat...

DON'T MISS EVENT:Trio of short plays

DON'T MISS EVENT:Trio of short plays

A evening of three short contemporary plays: - Stags and Hens - Hot Mess - The Children BTEC Level 3 Performing Arts Students present a trio of contemporary plays. From the loos of a Liverpool Nightclub in 'Stag & Hens' to a journey in a post-apocalyptic world...

Bexhill College Premieres Promo Videos For Local Charities

Bexhill College Premieres Promo Videos For Local Charities...

A special film premiere and awards evening was held recently at Bexhill College, featuring promotional videos created by students for local charities. Groups of Bexhill College’s BTEC Extended Diploma in Media Production students worked with local community groups...

Bexhill College Students Showcase Film Installations At Exhibition

Bexhill College Students Showcase Film Installations...

Four Bexhill College Media students’ work was featured at the De La Warr Pavilion recently as part of the bi-monthly ‘Dear Serge’ art exhibition and showcase. BTEC Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production 2nd year students created imaginative video installations...

Teachers run from London to Brighton for charity

Teachers run from London to Brighton for charity

Two of our most intrepid teachers Gary Newport and Stephen Hone recently completed their long-held goal to run 100 kilometres from London to Brighton. Stephen and Gary undertook the challenge to run the equivalent of two and a half marathons consecutively as part...

Sign up now for Year 10 Taster Days

Sign up now for Year 10 Taster Days

Our Taster Days for Year 10 students are only a matter of weeks away and there is still time to sign up! Don't miss the chance to spend a day with us sampling some of the great courses we offer at A Level, BTEC and International Baccalaureate Levels! Don't miss...

Celebrating Another Year of Sporting Successes

Celebrating Another Year of Sporting Successes

We recently recognised the fantastic sporting achievements of students in our Academies and sports teams, as well as many outstanding individuals. A celebration evening was held in the Izzard Theatre which showcased some of the excellent sporting successes that...

Don't miss FAME!

Don't miss FAME!

FAME The Musical will be thrilling audiences in the Izzard Theatre tomorrow and Saturday, with some tickets still on sale for just £6 for adults and £4 concessions. The online booking facility will close before the shows start tomorrow (first show is 2pm), but...

Taster Days for Year 10 Students - Sign Up Now!

Taster Days for Year 10 Students - Sign Up Now!

Come and spend an exciting day with us and sample some of the many courses we have to offer! We are running Taster Days at the beginning of July for students currently in Year 10 to see what life is like at Bexhill College. You will have the opportunity to sample...

James Gets Full Scholarship

James Gets Full Scholarship

Our student James Vaughan has been an exceptional performer for Bexhill College’s Sports Academy and Sussex County’s football teams and his success has been recognised with a prestigious full scholarship to Northwood University in Michigan, USA. James’ full scholarship...

Exams notice

Exams notice

Many of our students are busy revising for their exams and we wish you all good luck! The Exams Office has asked all students to check the dates and times of your exams carefully. They offer the following advice for those with queries about Exam Timetables

Music and Dance Evening

Music and Dance Evening

On Friday 2 May our A Level Music and Dance students put on two fantastic showcases of their talents in the Izzard Theatre. All of the students worked exceptionally hard on their performances with many practising for years to achieve the technical level of skill...

FAME The Musical Comes To Bexhill College

FAME The Musical Comes To Bexhill College

Audience-favourite FAME The Musical will be staged in the Izzard Theatre on Friday 16 and Saturday 17 May at 2pm and 7pm. The award-winning musical is based on the 1980 hit musical film which boasts one of the most memorable title songs in movie and stage history....

Newsletter now online

Newsletter now online

The latest Bexhill College newsletter is now available for Bexhill College students to view on the student portal. The Spring newsletter features many of our students' fantastic achievements from last term, including: • Fairtrade Fashion Show • Rock Challenge...

Musical A Huge Success

Musical A Huge Success

The performances of Titanic The Musical in the Izzard Theatre were a huge success last week. Well done to all students and staff involved with the production. We've posted photos of the show in an album on Facebook and you can take a look here http://on.fb.me/1isnGV8...

Titanic The Musical THIS WEEK

Titanic The Musical THIS WEEK

Award-winning musical Titanic is being staged in the Izzard Theatre this Friday 4 April at 7.30pm and on Saturday 5 April at 2.30pm and 7.30pm. The musical was the winner of five prestigious Tony Awards during its time on New York’s famous Broadway, including the...

Students’ Imaginations Captured On Brain Day

Students’ Imaginations Captured On Brain Day

Students were fascinated to learn more about the workings of the brain recently when they were visited by specialist neuroscientist Dr Guy Sutton, Honorary Lecturer at the University of Nottingham Medical School. Dr Sutton inspired the students with his talk about...

Easter Children's Activities

Easter Children's Activities

Don't miss the exciting programme of activities at Bexhill College over Easter from 7 to 18 April

Students Discover How Pets Can Improve Health

Students Discover How Pets Can Improve Health

Bexhill College students recently saw the potential benefits of Animal Therapy first-hand and were told how animals are helping in the recovery of people who have suffered a range of illnesses, including strokes. The group of students who are all studying BTEC...

Fairtrade Fashion Show 2014: Success For Students And Fairtrade

Fairtrade Fashion Show 2014: Success For Students And...

Talented students exhibited fabulous garments they have designed and made on the catwalk on Friday 21 March. The Fashion Show also showcased clothing from Fairtrade fashion labels and a collection from former student turned successful designer Zahra Rose. The...

Strike Action Notice

Strike Action Notice

A strike is planned by the National Union of Teachers on Wednesday 26 March, however the College will be open as usual and will only close if in the opinion of the Principal it is not safe to remain open.

Fairtrade Fashion Show THIS FRIDAY

Fairtrade Fashion Show THIS FRIDAY

Don't miss the fabulous items created by Bexhill College students being paraded on the cat walk alongside garments from Fairtrade fashion labels and Zahra Rose designs on Friday 21 March at 7.30pm. Zahra has exhibited at international fashions shows so the quality...

Reminder: Jim Cartwright's Play Road Next Week

Reminder: Jim Cartwright's Play Road Next Week

Don't miss Jim Cartwright's 'Road' next week! This hard-hitting play was first produced in 1986 and portrayed the hard times experienced by working class families in Lancashire under Margaret Thatcher's government. This production by Bexhill College's talented...

National Apprenticeship Week

National Apprenticeship Week

As part of National Apprenticeship Week we are out and about giving information on apprenticeships available through Bexhill College. There will be advisors in the College reception at Penland Road tomorrow, at the Bexhill Library on Thursday morning and Priory...

Single Year Parents & Carers' Careers Information Evening

Single Year Parents & Carers' Careers Information Evening...

Come along to the information evening for parents and carers of single year students at College on Thursday 6 March from 6.30pm to 8pm and find out what options are open to your child. The key focus will be: Options My Future Stars Here will give a presentation...

National Apprenticeships Week

National Apprenticeships Week

Next week we will be marking National Apprenticeships Week with information events across Bexhill and further afield. You can meet Bexhill College advisors at Bexhill Library on the morning of Thursday 6 March or at Priory Meadows Shopping Centre, Hastings on...

Performances of Jim Cartwight's 'Road'

Performances of Jim Cartwight's 'Road'

There are exciting performances coming up in March in the new Izzard Theatre. Jim Cartwright's play 'Road' will be performed by Bexhill College's talented students on Friday 14 and Saturday 15 March at 7.30pm. Tickets are available now and you can book by calling...

A show well done

A show well done

Congratulations to all the students and staff involved in the performances on Thursday 13 and Friday 14 February in the Izzard Theatre. The audiences, including many students from local primary schools, were impressed with the colourful, energetic shows. Feedback...

Photography Competition winners

Photography Competition winners

The winners of the annual Bexhill College photography competition were announced recently, with some outstanding entries from many talented students. Judges James Eckersley (professional photographer), Karen Hucker (Principal), Linda Johnson (Vice Principal) and...

Information on 95 bus route

Information on 95 bus route

All students who travel to College on the number 95 bus should be aware that this bus will not be stopping at Marley Gardens tomorrow (Friday 14 February) due to works on the track. Students should walk to the next stop to catch the bus.

Sports Academies 2014 Application Deadline

Sports Academies 2014 Application Deadline

The application deadline for the Bexhill College Sports Academies 2014 is Friday 28 February. We are proud of our students' sporting achievements over recent years and always strive to support our Academy students in achieving their full potential. We offer Academies...

Bexhill College Career Academy Receives Funding Boost

Bexhill College Career Academy Receives Funding Boost...

Our career academy, the only one of its kind in Sussex, received a boost recently when Hastings Direct visited to show a continued commitment to support the Business and Creative Media Career Academy. Jay Wootton, Community Liaison Manager at Hastings Direct...

Children's Activities This Half Term

Children's Activities This Half Term

There are a fantastic range of activities on offer for children aged 8- to 14-years-old during the February half term (Monday 17 to Friday 21 February, 8am to 5pm). Children can win prizes, go on trips and enjoy new challenges, with rewards for various achievements....

Tours of College coming up

Tours of College coming up

To give any prospective students who couldn't make our Open Evenings or tours last year a chance to see the College, we will be running tours over the next few weeks

Performing Arts students in new Izzard Theatre

Performing Arts students in new Izzard Theatre

Our Performing Arts students will be performing in the Izzard Theatre on Thursday 13 and Friday 14 February

Higher Education Information Evening

Higher Education Information Evening

The two information sessions for parents of 1st year students next Thursday 23 January will be really useful to those considering Higher Education

Bexhill College Supports Ex-Students Rowing Atlantic

Bexhill College Supports Ex-Students Rowing Atlantic...

Bexhill 6th Form College is proud to be sponsoring two of our former students in their attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean. It will be an impressive feat of endurance, which is why we decided to name the boat the Bexhill College Endeavour. We sponsored Phil...

Students Film Video For National Trust

Students Film Video For National Trust

Bexhill College students recently gained valuable work experience by producing a video for the National Trust. At the end of last year the National Trust gave Bexhill College Media Production students privileged access to local properties Alfriston Clergy House,...

College Presentation Evening Celebrates Another Successful Year

College Presentation Evening Celebrates Another Successful...

Bexhill College celebrated its many achievements from 2013 at a presentation evening on 18 December for graduates from the 2012-2013 academic year. Last year was our 20th successive year of achieving results above the national average. The College took time out...

Great end to the year

Great end to the year

The end of 2013 has been an exciting time at College featuring many fantastic events and successes. The new Izzard Theatre was officially launched on Saturday 14 December by comedian, Hollywood actor and charity ambassador Eddie Izzard. The unveiling of a commemorative...

New Mosaic A Triumph Of Students Working Together

New Mosaic A Triumph Of Students Working Together

The mosaic created by Bexhill College Art and Design students with invaluable help from Glyne Gap students was officially unveiled on Tuesday 17 December in the Glyne Gap garden at the Bexhill College campus, Penland Road. “The BTEC students have gained an invaluable...

Adult Learning Courses Starting January

Adult Learning Courses Starting January

If your new year's resolution is to try something new then why not try the silver-smith and jewellery course? Here you'll learn how to create or repair items of jewellery in a supportive,friendly environment. To reserve your place call or e-mail. Tel: 01424 215746...

Learn French with Adult Courses at Bexhill College

Learn French with Adult Courses at Bexhill College...

Whether you need to do the shopping, ask directions or order a meal, these classes will help you achieve this with plenty of speaking and listening in a friendly environment. This course is suitable for those with little or no knowledge of the language and for...

Talented Performers Entertain At Music Recital

Talented Performers Entertain At Music Recital

Musicians from Bexhill College took part in a music recital on the evening of Monday 2 December and £163 was donated towards new music equipment. The red carpet was rolled out for guests as the refectory was transformed into a concert venue for a special night...

Part-time courses Starting soon

Part-time courses Starting soon

There are still courses available with Adult Learning that you can get involved with. Courses starting soon include Christmas crafts, Easter crafts, developing your skills in video production and many more. For more information visit our website www.bexhillcollege.ac.uk...

Tour the college

Tour the college

We were happy to welcome so many prospective students to our two Open Evenings on Wednesday 23 October and Tuesday 5 November. For anyone who couldn't make either of the evenings we will be running tours of the college during the next few weeks.

Bexhill College Community Christmas

Bexhill College Community Christmas

We're looking forward to our Community Christmas this December! You don't need to be a Bexhill College students to attend so if you'd like to join us just give us a ring to confirm how many seats you'd like.

Former Student Nominated for Big Lives Award

Former Student Nominated for Big Lives Award

Louis Bedwell is a former student of the college and is now a university student and part time 'adventurer'. This year he has undertaken The One Expedition which is a series of challenges all with the aim of raising £10,000 for Cancer Research UK. Currently he...

Open Evenings - Wednesday 23 October and Tuesday 5 November

Open Evenings - Wednesday 23 October and Tuesday 5...

Don't miss the opportunity to tour Bexhill College on Wednesday 23 October or Tuesday 5 November, from 6pm to 8.30pm. These are fantastic opportunities for all current year 11 students to get a feel for the College, tour our modern facilities and speak to teachers...

Open Evening - Wednesday 23 October

Open Evening - Wednesday 23 October

Don't miss the opportunity to tour Bexhill College on Wednesday 23 October from 6pm to 8.30pm. This is a fantastic opportunities for all current year 11 students to get a feel for the College, tour our modern facilities and speak to teachers and current students...

Bexhill College Art and Textiles Students Exhibit Alongside Picasso

Bexhill College Art and Textiles Students Exhibit Alongside...

The Farley's Yard Trust Awards celebrates the work of senior art students and teachers across East Sussex. Bexhill College's Fine Art and Textiles students Charlotte Pestell, Samantha Graham, Harriet Pankhurst and Tasmin Bassett were commended and have now been...

Message from Principal regarding strike action

Message from Principal regarding strike action

We have been informed by the NUT and NASUWT teaching unions that their members have been asked to take industrial action in the form of a strike on Thursday 17 October. This action is not against the College itself but is part of national industrial action organised...

Part-time courses Starting January

Part-time courses Starting January

Interested in evening and part-time learning? Courses starting soon: Adobe Improve your skills Video Production Every Bulgarian Astronomy Getting to Know your Sewing Machine Spanish French Sugarcraft Cookery Christmas Crafts – November Easter Crafts – February...

Important message - no access to IT

Important message - no access to IT

Due to the need to install ICT in our new block, there will not be any email or IT facilities available – in or out of the College – from Monday 28 October until Wednesday 30 October inclusive. Unless we have difficulties, email and IT should be reinstated...

Music brings generations together on older people’s day

Music brings generations together on older people’s...

Older residents at Ardath care home in Bexhill were joined by students from Bexhill College at a musical morning to celebrate national older people’s day on 1 October 2013. Both young and old shared their favourite songs and spoke about their memories and experiences...

First Open Evening On Wednesday 23 October

First Open Evening On Wednesday 23 October

Don't miss the opportunity to tour Bexhill College on Wednesday 23 October from 6pm to 8.30pm. This is a fantastic opportunities for all current year 11 students to get a feel for the College, tour our modern facilities and speak to teachers and current students...

Student Success at Bexhill in Bloom

Student Success at Bexhill in Bloom

Bexhill College horticultural students were awarded some of the top awards at the recent Bexhill in Bloom Awards. Students Albert Ford, Robert Thompson and John Harris received the Certificate of Excellence 2013, given by Southern Water for a sustainable communities...

Students inspired to volunteer by Olympian

Students inspired to volunteer by Olympian

The academic year has started in typically inspirational fashion at Bexhill College with a visit from ex World 400 metre indoor champion Daniel Caines. Sport Science, Physical Education and Uniformed Services students had the chance to meet and have their photo...

Money Raised from Jeans

Money Raised from Jeans

We raised over £400 on Genes For Jeans Day on Friday 20 September. The College decided to support this particular campaign because it’s a great way of getting everybody involved and a worthy cause, with all money donated going towards helping children born with...

Kabubbu travel meeting

Kabubbu travel meeting

On Thursday 26th September a representative from Quicken Trust will be coming to Bexhill College at lunchtime to talk to students about a proposed trip to Kabubbu, Uganda. On the proposed trip students will have a life-changing experience meeting and learning about...

October Children's Activities Leaflet

October Children's Activities Leaflet

Have a look at our October Children's Activities leaflet. For more information please call 01424 214545 ext 1112.

Fresh Ref Party tonight

Fresh Ref Party tonight

Tonight there is a party for first year students and we've invited a top professional club DJ to come and impress the crowd. He'll be mixing on top quality decks and is bringing an impressive sound system, lasers and lights to transform the Refectory. There are...