The facts about York College
A Levels and Results
- York College is ranked No. 1 GFE College in Yorkshire and No. 3 GFE College in England for A Level results (based on A Level points per entry)
- York College offers the widest range of A Levels in the region (~40 subjects) allowing for almost any combination
- A Level pass rate of 99.9 per cent
- Almost 60% of the A Level entries achieved high grades (A* - B) in 2018
- The College’s results have been significantly above the national average for 24 consecutive years
- Tutors are highly motivated and have very high expectations. Students make good progress relative to their starting points. Progression to higher-level study and into jobs is outstanding.
- Participation by students in the very wide range of enrichment and extension activities that the college provides helps them to develop excellent personal, social and employability skills.
- Outstanding initial advice and guidance result in the very large majority of students being on a programme that meets their needs, interests and aptitudes.
- The Principal, senior team and managers are relentless in their pursuit of excellence.
The York College A Level Results Day video says it all!
Languages offered at A Level
English, French, German, Spanish
(plus Italian at GCSE level)
Number of students
4,000 full time students with the vast majority studying A Levels and Vocational Courses
International students attend a special international study block in addition to their normal subjects which provides them with additional support to help them achieve whilst at York College. This includes:
Small group tutorials to give extra support
British Culture Programme
English Language Programme
York College is an ‘Outstanding’ OFSTED graded college because:
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