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Coronavirus update - Friday, 3rd April, 2020

We have today received confirmation from Ofqual on the arrangement for grading GCSEs and A Levels in 2020. The announcement is here and we will provide further details next week about these and other study programmes.

Message for new applicants - thank you for applying to study with us at Wakefield College from September 2020. We understand at this time that you may be feeling uncertain about the future with regards to entry criteria and your application. We would like to reassure you that your application is important to us and we will endeavour to respond to you as soon as possible and will work as flexibly as possible to make sure that your application to study with us is secured for your September 2020 start.

Further information can be found here.

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Forthcoming Events

10.00am, Wednesday, 27 May, 2020

Castleford Campus

Bike & Car Night

06.00pm, Wednesday, 10 June, 2020

Castleford Campus

Open Event

10.00am, Saturday, 20 June, 2020

Wakefield City Campus


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Golden Ticket makes the rounds!
Golden Ticket makes the rounds!

Another week, another selection of lucky students rewarded for their 100% weekly attendance with the golden ticket worth £100!

College Life
2 March, 2020
The latest dance practice from Mechanics' Performing Arts

Our Mechanics’ Performing Arts dance students killing it again with their latest dance video!

Performing Arts
25 February, 2020
Students at Rhubarb Festival 2020
Students at Rhubarb Festival 2020

Our dedicated Hospitality & Catering students taking time out of their half-term to get stuck in at Rhubarb Festival. They'll be helping out at the demo marquee all weekend.

Hospitality & Catering
22 February, 2020
Prince's Trust allotment project
Prince's Trust allotment project

The Wakefield College Prince’s Trust team are busy on our community project doing up the allotment at St George’s Community Centre.

Foundation Learning
21 February, 2020
Dance students collaborate with Royal Mail

Our dance students colloborated with Royal Mail for their Valentine’s video.

Performing Arts
12 February, 2020
Apprenticeship Awards 2020
Apprenticeship Awards 2020

What a great way to end National Apprenticeships Week with last night’s Apprenticeship Awards Ceremony!

Congrats again to all the winners and finalists and a huge thank you to all our hardworking staff for putting on such a great event to celebrate apprenticeships.

College Life
7 February, 2020