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College celebrates exceptional results

Prior Pursglove and Stockton Sixth Form College is celebrating one of its best results this year on both sites! Among many worries and anxieties, staff and students devoted themselves to sheer hard work and determination. Students surpassed all expectations in achieving high grades and securing record high A* and A grades – this in turn […]

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SFCA National Art Exhibition 2022

We are extremely excited to announce that three of our students are participating in this year’s Sixth Form College Association ‘Planet Future’ National Art Exhibition. The theme this year is Planet Future, and showcases students’ creative interpretation of the theme, and their reflections on how the world is changing and what its future holds.   The students selected to […]

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Olympiad Success

We are so proud of our student, Finley Easton who has beaten off over 4,000 physics students across the globe to win a coveted spot in the UK International Physics Olympiad team. The British Physics Olympiad is an annual competition in which over 2000 students from the UK and over 2000 overseas students take part. […]

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Alumni visit

Alumni Professor Stephen Foley visited Prior Pursglove College last week to see how the college had changed since his student days.  Professor Foley was one of the last students to join Guisborough Grammar School in 1973 and witnessed the college move to become Prior Pursglove. Since leaving college, Professor Foley studied for his degree at […]

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Oxbridge in sight for sixth form students

Nine students from Prior Pursglove College have been offered places at either Oxford or Cambridge universities, the highest number in a decade. Finley Easton, a former Huntcliff Secondary School student has received an offer to study Physics at Oxford. Finley said ‘I’m really happy to have been offered a place and am looking forward to […]

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Latest edition of Priority News

The latest edition of our college newsletter – Priority News is now available. Priority News – edition 2

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Sixth Form College celebrates results day success

Prior Pursglove and Stockton Sixth Form College is celebrating results day triumph as students collected the grades enabling them to successfully progress to their chosen destination. A Level results include: Pass rate over 99% 95% subjects achieved 100% pass rates 50 at PPC and 34 at SSFC A* grades achieved Around 60% students achieved A*, […]

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Sixth Form students reflect on their experiences in lockdown in new book

A group of students from Prior Pursglove College in Guisborough were working towards their A Levels when the pandemic hit last year. They quickly had to adapt to online learning and try to stay on track with their studies. During that time with almost daily contact via Microsoft Teams with their progress tutor Chris Beadle, […]

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Sixth form students focus on Fake News in national art exhibition

Today sees the launch of Fake News, an online exhibition of pictures created by sixth form college students. The exhibition showcases students’ creative interpretation of the Fake News theme, and their reflections on how hard it can be to distinguish fact from fiction.  More than 250 students from 58 colleges submitted their artwork for the exhibition that […]

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Prior Pursglove College student receives four midwifery offers

Securing a university place can be tough but when it comes to competitive courses like midwifery the competition can be fierce. Prior Pursglove College student Ollie Thrower has wanted to be a Midwife from the age of 6 and it’s a goal she has been working towards for a long time. From volunteering at a […]

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Oxbridge offers fly in for Sixth Form students

Four students from Prior Pursglove College have been offered places at the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, after beating thousands of applicants to receive conditional offers. The Sixth Formers impressed with their applications and at interview and now have offers to study a number of different courses at the two of the most elite universities […]

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