College News

  1. Gander chamber of commerce Seashell Trust

    Take a Gander at this!

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    Many congratulations to our student entrepreneurs, competition winners! On Tuesday 7th February ’17 Carol Mayall (Head of Careers) took two groups of students to the final presentations of the Young Business of the Year Competition run by Gander and the Seashell Trust, and they came home with prizes and fantastic

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  2. Aquinas College Moor Magazine

    Every Student Matters

    Fancy something to read? Live in the Heatons? Well look out for Moor Magazine. Aquinas has a feature in the February/March 2017 issue of Moor, the magazine for the four Heatons. The ‘Heaton’ areas of Stockport are Heaton Moor, Heaton Chapel, Heaton Mersey and Heaton Norris. The piece, ‘Every Student Matters’,

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  3. Aquinas College visiting speakers Andy Burnham MP Leigh Labour Party Mayor Manchester Election

    Question Time with Andy Burnham

    On Monday 23rd January ’17 we had the pleasure of welcoming Andy Burnham to college. A Labour Party politician, Andy Burnham has served as Leigh’s MP since 2001 and is Labour’s nominee to be the first elected Mayor of Greater Manchester in the May 2017 mayoral election. Since 2005 his

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  4. Winter issue of AQ magazine – out now!

    The winter issue of AQ magazine – the college magazine written and designed by current students – is now available. This issue features an interview with current student president Czarek Broda, reports from Romania and Zanzibar plus film reviews, a “book bucket list” and 20 new bands and artists to look out

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  5. Aquinas College Lord Stunell visiting speaker

    Lord Stunell Visits College

    Lord Stunell of the Liberal Democrat Party kindly came into College on Monday 16th January ’17 to discuss the issue of Brexit and the impact it is likely to have on the lives of young people. Former MP for Hazel Grove, (1997-2015) Lord Stunell stood down at the 2015 General

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  6. beyond Aquinas careers information advice guidance army speaker

    Beyond Aquinas – Army Life

    At Aquinas we have an extensive programme of outside speakers. Representatives from a wide range of career sectors kindly give their time to help our students think about life beyond Aquinas, to consider a range of careers and to generate some fresh ideas. On Friday 13th January 2017 we were

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  7. Snow update 13 Jan

    Update 9:32 -College is open as normal. Please take care when travelling. If it is not safe for you to travel please follow the normal absence procedure.

  8. new year new year resolutions enrichment careers

    New Year – New Resolutions

    Happy New Year! Hopefully you are settling back in to the new term feeling refreshed and energetic! We hope that you have all had a very good holiday and that you are looking forward to the term ahead. Have you made any New Year resolutions yet? Maybe for our students

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  9. student engagement disney showcase musical

    Christmas Musical Theatre

    A Disney Showcase was a Christmas highlight performed by students from our Performing Arts Department. Rick Harris, Head of Performing Arts and his department team coordinated the extravaganza with three public performances of favourite Disney songs. For two performances we welcomed local primary schools in to college to share in the

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  10. Certificate Evening – Class of 2016

    At Certificate Evening we welcome back our former students to reflect on their academic and personal successes and in truth just have a good old catch up with each other! Stockport Town Hall was the venue for a great evening celebrating the achievements of our class of 2016. They left Aquinas in

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  11. student engagement christmas fair

    Christmas Fair

    Students put together a great end of term Christmas Fair and BBQ. There were lots of activities and stalls to choose from including a Christmas raffle, pick and mix sweets stall, Christmas bake stall and homemade crafts. All funds raised will support the India Project and charities providing assistance in Syria. Priya Bradshaw, the

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  12. student engagement christmas carol concert st georges church stockport choir

    Christmas Carols at St. George’s Church

    What a lovely way to finish the term. Students and staff gathered to share in this special event in the lovely surroundings of St. George’s Church. It was a fitting way for the college community and friends to celebrate Christmas and mark the end of a busy autumn term. Listening

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