GCSE Maths and English Results
Results will be available from 8am 20/08/2020.
Students can now register on www.ucas.com for Apply 2021. Use the buzzword futures21 to link your application to Northampton College.
The Futures team can offer support with all stages of your UCAS application including personal statement advice.
Email email@example.com to get in touch with a Futures adviser.
If you are sick and you are unable to attend your lessons, you must inform the College before 9.00 am on each day of your absence.
You can do this by sending a text to 07860 022 842.
Your text should say SICK followed by a space and your College ID number, for example: SICK ABC12345678
If you are self-isolating type SELF followed by a space and your College ID number, for example: SELF ABC12345678
You will then receive an acknowledgement that the College has been informed of your absence shortly afterwards.
The college has subscribed to theComputerSchool.net where you can find a range of digital resources. It covers basic IT skills, tips for using Microsoft, Google and Adobe products, also cyber safety and programming courses.
It is a good starting point for developing skills in IT and learning different applications/software. This is available to both staff and students.
The password to access the resources is: nc232
Please pay your outstanding fees as soon as possible at any Enrolment Centre.
Payment of your fees is essential to maintain your student status and access to college facilities, equipment and trips.
If your outstanding fees are over £100 you can pay via Direct Debit. Follow this link to the form.
Please print and sign the form. It can be handed into any Enrolment Centre. We can divide the outstanding amount you owe into 6 equal instalments from January to June.
Help may also be available via Student Support if you meet the criteria. We offer advice and guidance should you be experiencing any financial difficulty. Just pop into the Student Services office. The main office is behind Reception at Booth Lane or make an appointment at Lower Mounts or Daventry.
Student Union Elections 2021-22
The time has come to look for the students who will take over the Students' Union roles at college for the next college year 2021-22.
Nominations close on Friday 23rd April at 2pm
NCSU runs to ensure the student body is heard and their views are acted upon. We need applicants who are fully committed to their roles and carry out all the duties specified in the NCSU Students’ Union election pack.
What's in it for you?
Undertaking any of the roles can be a great opportunity for you to gain experience and to build skills including leadership, communication, teamwork, problem solving, motivation and presentation, which will help you to secure employment or a place at University.
How to apply
More information and how to apply is available here.
Please let your Students know about the Student Ambassador 2020-21 roles at the college that we are currently recruiting for.
As a Student Ambassador, you will be expected to:
As a Student Ambassador, you will have the chance to be rewarded after taking part in 3 of the above activities. The more you take part, the more you will be rewarded.
If any Students are interested in becoming a Student Ambassador, please speak to Gavin Spence in Student Services, or email Gavin Spence.
Maths and English Labs Booking
We are happy to say the Maths Lab and English Lab are once again open. Everyone is welcome, however under current restrictions we are limited to 10 students in the Maths Lab and 6 students in the English Lab at any one time.
If you studying GCSE Maths or English at the college, and need some extra help why not visit us?
We can offer weekly sessions to help you get the most out of your studies and go over work with you that you may be finding difficult.
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays:
All days (Wednesday is online):
How do I join the Labs?
There are no perfect candidates for the labs – only perfect study solutions!
You can join the labs in two ways:
If you are confused by your homophones or struggling with your decimals then please book in. We are always happy to help.
Students and Staff are allowed to sign up to the TOTUM Discount Card (formerly NUS extra card) that provides lots of discounts at Shops and Restaurants both on the high street and online.
- £14.99 TOTUM Discount Card (valid for 1 year):
Visit totum.com for more info on discounts and how to buy your card.
- You will need a digital photo that you can upload. And you pay for the card online.
- Once ordered the card will be sent to student services where you can collect it(it normally takes up to 2 weeks for the card to arrive).
- Students and Staff will need their College ID card with them when they come to collect the card from Student Services to prove they are at the college.
Some people have reported issues viewing the Totum website on Internet Explorer, if you have this issue, try Chrome.
Enrichment + Digital Tutorial Programme
With Enrichment+ there are 21 digital tutorial modules for Students to cover.
These modules will improve students’ knowledge on a wide range of subjects that will help improve both their physical & mental health and also improve their knowledge in a variety of life skills.
The full list of tutorials are available here