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Future Scientists Visit Wakefield College

Thursday, 29 August, 2019

Volunteers from the University of Cambridge visited Wakefield College recently to provide exciting science activities for children and young people aged 7-14.

 Cambridge Hands On Science (CHaOS) is a group of students from the University of Cambridge, including former Wakefield College student Grace Exley, who volunteered over the summer holidays to run workshops across…

Wakefield College celebrates A Level and BTEC results

Thursday, 15 August, 2019

A Level and BTEC students from Wakefield College are once again celebrating after the class of 2019 achieved another strong set of results.

Figures revealed last night showed students achieved an overall pass rate of 96% - the 16th year running the result has exceeded 95%. In addition to the A level success, an impressive 21 BTEC Extended…

Time capsule buried in new Wakefield College Deeds Building

Thursday, 08 August, 2019

Staff from the Executive Team of Wakefield College took a visit to Wakefield Council’s former Deeds Building this week to bury a ceremonial time capsule.

The College bought the former Registry of Deeds office from the Council in 2017 and is now refurbishing it to incorporate new facilities for students and staff.

The Deeds Building will open this September, and the…