Parents Guide 2016/17
This Parent and Guardian Handbook aims to help you understand how the College works and the different study options available to your child.
It also explains how you can work with us
to ensure that your son or daughter is successful
and fulfils their potential.
Education after 16 doesn’t just mean staying
at school or sixth form full-time; your child
can stay at school, go to college, or take up an
What and where your child
chooses to study upon leaving school is one of
the biggest choices they will have to make, and
we know that you will play an important role in
Middlesbrough College is a high performing
college where students achieve academic
Last year, our students achieved an
amazing 100% pass rate in 19 A Level subjects
and more students than ever before achieved a
triple distinction grade in their BTEC vocational
Now that your child has applied to study with us,
I would recommend that you encourage them
to attend our taster sessions. This is the perfect
opportunity to get a feel for the course they are
interested in and what career opportunities it
could lead to. Your child will receive an invitation
in the post so watch out for this.
If you’d like to stay connected with us
throughout the application process, visit our
social media channels for important news and
events throughout the year.