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Former QAC Performing Arts student makes screen appearance in BBC drama 'Doctors'

Calum smiles at the camera

15 March 2021

Former Queen Alexandra College (QAC) performing arts student Calum recently featured in an episode of BBC drama series ‘Doctors’ which aired on Monday (15 March 2021). Calum, who joined the College as a Preparation for Life (PFL) student before moving on to study Performing Arts at QAC between 2014...

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Free College Meals Update

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16 February 2021

We have been in touch with students / parents / guardians carers regarding eligibility for Free College Meals.  This update applies to you if we have told you that you are entitled to a free College meal. For days that the College has been closed or we have not been able to offer a meal due to COVID...

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Safer Internet Day 2021

Safer Internet Day Poster

09 February 2021

Tuesday 9th February 2021 is Safer Internet Day. It’s celebrated across the globe in over 170 countries, with thousands of young people joining in across the UK to explore how they can use the internet responsibly, respectfully, critically and creatively.  Safer Internet Day is a great...

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Free College Meals Update

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29 January 2021

We have been in touch with students / parents / guardians carers regarding eligibility for Free College Meals.  This update applies to you if we have told you that you are entitled to a free College meal. For days that the College has been closed or we have not been able to offer a meal due to COVID...

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Queen Alexandra College's (QAC) Statement on the 16-19 Tuition Fund

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27 January 2021

The ESFA has made funding available to colleges to support students who have had their learning affected by the Coronavirus pandemic. The Tuition Fund is ring-fenced for schools, colleges and all other 16 to 19 providers to mitigate the disruption to learning arising from coronavirus. The funding can be used to...

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Sensory Processing and Self-Regulation Support at Home

QAC Sensory Provision

26 January 2021

QAC offers individualised sensory processing support to all students who face sensory environmental challenges that impact on their daily lives. Sensory processing refers to how our brains process, interpret and respond to sensory information from our environments. This includes our responses from the...

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QAC has an onsite Yurt

White covering is added to Yurt build

14 January 2021

An exciting new addition to our College campus will be a permanent Yurt, situated at the top of campus next to the Karten Centre. This will be ready to deliver a range of holistic sessions, including sensory, yoga and mindfulness activities when students return after lockdown!

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An update for students, parents and carers following national lockdown announcement

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05 January 2021

Following Government guidance issued on Monday 4 January 2021, the following explains the impact of the national lockdown situation for QAC services. Whilst following official guidance to maintain education and front line support, we face extremely difficult and complex circumstances.  QAC remains fully...

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QAC Winter Newsletter 2020

QAC Winter Newsletter 2020 Front Cover

15 December 2020

QAC News, our external College newsletter, is now available to download for Winter 2020. If you require this information in an alternative format please contact us.

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QAC student has poem published in Young Writers book

QAC student Abdullah reading a book

08 December 2020

We are delighted to inform that Abdullah, QAC Health and Social Care student, has completed an amazing piece of writing that has been published in a book produced by Young Writers called ‘Write To Unite - Uplifting Words’. Abdullah entered a writing competition organised by Young Writers,...

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