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STEM Assured

Queen Alexandra is the only STEM Assured college in the North of England
Awarded by NEF in 2012 and re-accredited in 2016

First Investor in Innovations college

Queen Alexandra is also the first Investor in Innovations college in the North of England
Awarded by NEF in March 2015

High achievers

We have a 100% pass rate
A Level results August 2020

Destined for greatness

100% pass rate in 20 out of 20 subjects
A Level results, August 2020

You Can

100% pass rate in further maths, English Literature and English Language
A Level results, August 2020

Journey to success

98% of students got accepted in to University
A Level results, August 2020

A Level achievement rates

QA is part of Tyne Coast College, which has an A Level achievement rate that is 10.9% above the national average.
(NART TABLES, 18/19)

AS achievement rates

QA is part of Tyne Coast College which is ranked in the top 4 FE institutes nationally for AS achievement rates.
(NART TABLES, 18/19)

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Latest News

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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