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Students Head for the Hills on Silver Duke of Edinburgh

Students Head for the Hills on Silver Duke of Edinburgh

11.07.17

Sixth Form students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College endured a typical British mix of rain and shine as they completed their assessed expedition for their Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award.

A Day at the Zoo for Biologists

A Day at the Zoo for Biologists

07.07.17

Year 12 Biologists at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form enjoyed a day out at Chester Zoo as part of their studies.

Students attend BAFTA screening at HOME Manchester

Students attend BAFTA screening at HOME Manchester

07.07.17

A-Level Film Studies students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College visited HOME in Manchester for a BAFTA anniversary showing of the Oscar winning documentary 'AMY'

Industry Experts at Creative Careers Day

Industry Experts at Creative Careers Day

03.07.17

Year 12 students enjoyed a Creative Careers Day held at college, giving them the chance to network with industry professionals and find out more about the roles they do.

Goodbye and Good Luck to Year 13 Leavers

Goodbye and Good Luck to Year 13 Leavers

01.07.17

Huge congratulations go to our Year 13 students who have all now completed their courses and sadly said goodbye to St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form.

Students are the very first Level 3 DEC graduates in the country!

Students are the very first Level 3 DEC graduates in the country!

14.06.17

Three students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College are the very first graduates in the country of the Level 3 Design, Engineer Construct (DEC) course.

Aiden Set To Compete in National Schools Regatta

Aiden Set To Compete in National Schools Regatta

04.05.17

Year 12 student Aiden from St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form has been selected to take part in the National Schools Regatta in Dorney, Windsor on the 26th May.

Guest Lecturers from Salford University visit DEC Students

Guest Lecturers from Salford University visit DEC Students

06.04.17

Year 12 DEC! (Design, Engineer, Construct) students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form college were treated to three guest lectures from the School of Built Environment at the University of Salford.

Students Strike a Pose for Charity at Runway on the Runway Event

Students Strike a Pose for Charity at Runway on the Runway Event

05.04.17

Nine students from St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College took to the catwalk in ‘Runway on the Runway’, a charity fashion show to raise money from the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Students go behind the scenes at Countdown

Students go behind the scenes at Countdown

05.04.17

As part of their studies Year 12 Creative Media students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College attended the filming of the hit Channel 4 production Countdown at Media City UK in Salford.

We're Having A Giveaway!

We're Having A Giveaway!

10.03.17

We’re having a giveaway! You could win £100 of Trafford Centre vouchers. Simply go to our Facebook page and answer this simple question about our Sixth Form - What is the newest state of the art facility at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form?

New Science Lab for Sixth Form

New Science Lab for Sixth Form

17.02.17

St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College has officially unveiled a new state-of-the-art Science laboratory, in response to the growing number of pupils choosing to study Sciences.

Cadet Programme Supports Next Generation of Young Professionals

Cadet Programme Supports Next Generation of Young Professionals

13.01.17

The Cadet programme at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College was launched this week, offering students the opportunity to work alongside Business and Industry partners in order to support the next generation of young professionals.

Laing O'Rourke Spot Talent in DEC Students

Laing O'Rourke Spot Talent in DEC Students

20.12.16

Three students from St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College are the very first to be offered prestigious paid work experience placements at construction company Laing O’Rourke.

Students First to Gain Work Placements at Salford Royal Hospital

Students First to Gain Work Placements at Salford Royal Hospital

09.12.16

Five Health and Social Care students from St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form are the first in Salford to be awarded work experience placements at Salford Royal Hospital on the new post 16 scheme.

Students Win BBC Highly Commended Creative Award

Students Win BBC Highly Commended Creative Award

24.11.16

Year 12 Creative Media students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College headed down to London to present their BBC Radio 1 Big Weekend project at the BBC New Broadcasting House in London, and came away with the 'Highly Commended' creative award!

Blackpool Inspires Creativity for Art and Design Students

Blackpool Inspires Creativity for Art and Design Students

05.10.16

Art and Design and Photography students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form headed to Blackpool to collect photographic evidence for their current and upcoming projects.

Students Join In MacMillan World's Biggest Coffee Morning

Students Join In MacMillan World's Biggest Coffee Morning

04.10.16

The St Ambrose Barlow MacMillan coffee morning was a huge successes and our Sixth Form students really got involved by baking, selling and eating lots of cake!

Business Networking at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce

Business Networking at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce

04.10.16

Business Studies students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form had the chance to visit the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce to attend the third Quarterly Economic Breakfast – the first one since Brexit.

Old Trafford Visit for Business Students

Old Trafford Visit for Business Students

04.10.16

Sixth Form Business Studies Students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form were lucky enough to visit Old Trafford football ground as part of their course, to learn about the Business side of Manchester United.

New Term Marks New A Level Provision For Salford

New Term Marks New A Level Provision For Salford

13.09.16

The new academic year is off to a great start at Salford’s fastest growing sixth form, St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form, marking the start of new A Level provision for the young people of Salford. 

Students Enjoy End of Year Alton Towers Trip

Students Enjoy End of Year Alton Towers Trip

27.06.16

Students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form celebrated the end of another successful year with a trip to Alton Towers.

Students Volunteer to Support Disabled Living Charity

Students Volunteer to Support Disabled Living Charity

13.05.16

Students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form have been giving up their time to volunteer at Disabled Living, a charity based in Worsley that provides impartial information on equipment and services for disabled adults, children, and older people in the community.

Creative Media Students Head to London to Present Project

Creative Media Students Head to London to Present Project

10.05.16

As part of the ‘I Am Creative’ project set by the Ideas Foundation, Year 12 Creative Media students Alex, Maisie and Cody got the chance to travel down to London to present their ideas at the Headquarters of executive bank Coutts.

Student Car Wash Raises Funds for Charity

Student Car Wash Raises Funds for Charity

13.04.16

Students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College swapped their books for buckets as they took part in a fundraising car wash.

Outdoor Activities Build Teamwork Skills

Outdoor Activities Build Teamwork Skills

20.01.16

Students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form enjoyed an afternoon of outdoor team building activities, as part of their enrichment programme.

Students Swing Into Action At Go Ape

Students Swing Into Action At Go Ape

26.10.15

Students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form swung into action when they took a break from their studies to have fun at Go Ape, the UK's No.1 Forest Adventure.

Student Success in Salford Royal Open Day Competition

Student Success in Salford Royal Open Day Competition

13.10.15

Year 12 Health and Social Care student at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form, John-Lloyd Done, beat off the competition at the Salford Royal open day to be declared the winner of a resuscitation activity competition.

St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form Restaurant Hosts Asian Cuisine Nights

St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form Restaurant Hosts Asian Cuisine Nights

01.10.15

Sixth Form Catering and Hospitality students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form have opened up their onsite restaurant ‘The Dining Room at Barlows’ for a series of Asian Cuisine nights.

St Ambrose Barlow College Students Enjoy Placements at Top Hotel

St Ambrose Barlow College Students Enjoy Placements at Top Hotel

02.09.15

Professional cookery students at St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form College are enjoying work placements at a top hotel as part of their course.

First Graduates Celebrate Success

First Graduates Celebrate Success

01.09.15

The first ever cohort of learners at St Ambrose Barlow RC Sixth Form College celebrated the successful completion of their two-year course at a special graduation presentation.

Media success in London

Media success in London

06.03.14

Three Creative Media Production students from St Ambrose Barlow Sixth Form headed down to London to pitch their ideas to top marketing executives of Barclays Bank.

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