Student Support & Careers Guidance

As a student at Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College, your learning and development is of paramount importance to us and we take pride in offering the highest level of support and guidance. The College’s Student Services team has been accredited with the Matrix standard which recognises excellence in delivering information, advice and guidance on learning and work.

When it comes to the next step in your career, we’ve got people on hand to offer advice and we have close links with the local Connexions service; business and industry ambassadors; the FutureMe Programme; as well as regional and national universities. Our team of dedicated Student Advisors are there to help with any questions or concerns you may have as well as offering careers guidance to ensure that you are well informed about your future and how to get there.

Student support

We want you to have the best experience when studying with us but we want to make sure you are supported every step of the way with your learner journey.

Check out our video which explains the student support available to all students.

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Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College has made the A level grade once again – with virtually perfect pass rates.

Seventy-five students helped the North Shields college gain a stunning overall pass rate of 98.6%.

They include Lauren Collins, 18, from Howden, who has won a place at Cambridge University with 3 A* grades in law, psychology and history.

Daniel Blacklock, 18, gained A* in maths and physics, and Lauren Hallewell, also 18, achieved A* in law and business and an A in sociology.

And Max Ramage, 19, has won a place at Newcastle University after gaining A* in psychology and business and an A in maths.

10/08/2021

New appointed head at Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College

Cross-curricular expert Joanne Chadwick has been appointed the new head of Queen Alexandra Sixth Form College.
Joanne, 36, aims to continue the pursuit of educational excellence for school-leavers attending Queen Alexandra, one of England’s best performing sixth forms.

19/07/2021

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