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At WQE we have a simple but passionate view of what good education should be. We believe it is about finding the best, the extraordinary, in everyone, and we provide the environment, all the support, skills and encouragement our students need to get the best grades they possibly can.


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Retaking AS and A-level exams in Summer 2021

The Ofqual consultation relating to exams which should have taken place in Summer 2021, and which contains proposals relating to private candidates, i.e. students who are not enrolled onto a programme at the College, closed on 29 January 2021. The College is hoping that it will know the outcome of the consultation, and how it affects our ex-students by the

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January 2021 Vocational Exams

The Government have listened to the genuine concerns of colleges and students about their decision to continue with the January vocational examination series during the national lockdown. As a result, the Department for Education confirmed that colleges could now take the decision on whether to continue with these planned external assessments. We have reviewed the situation further this morning and

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Start of Spring Term 2021

Following the government announcement on 30 December regarding the delay for the return to onsite teaching in Colleges, a communication has been sent to all students and parents/carers to outline the College’s plans for the phased return to onsite learning, with this needing to be mostly online initially for a week from Monday 4th January 2021. Click here to read

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