75 students gain places to study Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary Science

We are delighted to report that 75 Loreto students gained places at university to study Medicine (60), Dentistry (14) and Veterinary Science (1). The students will be studying for their professions for the universities and specialist institutions across the United

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Student Success Story – Eve Gloster

Former Priestnall School pupil Eve Gloster, studied Biology, Chemistry and Maths at Loreto, where she was also involved in both the Medics, Dentists and Vets Group and the High Achievers’ Programme.  Eve will be continuing her education at the University

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Student Success Story – Don Rocco Espina

Don Rocco Espina came to Loreto College from St Peter’s RC High School.  He enrolled to study Biology, Chemistry and Maths.  Don Rocco will be studying Medicine at the University of Cambridge.  Whilst at Loreto, Don Rocco was part of the

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23 students secure Oxbridge places in 2020

The following 23   students met their offers to study at Oxbridge: University of Oxford Mikolaj Pasternak from St Paul’s High School (Law) Alice Poole from The Kingsway School (Chemistry) Iain Bagnall from Sale High School (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) Nicola

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Update on Level 2 BTEC Results

This evening we have been advised by Pearson that BTEC results will not be released tomorrow as originally planned. Advice from Pearson indicates that they are to regrade some results following concerns about unfairness in relation to what are now

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BTEC GCSE

Although we are still waiting for confirmation by OFQUAL with regards to BTEC GCSE grades, we will be sympathetic at enrolment and will treat each case on its individual basis to help ensure students receive the very best guidance and

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Loreto Sixth Form College – Centre Assessment Grades for A Level & GCSE

Following direction from Ofqual, students completing A Level & GCSE qualifications in Summer 2020 have been awarded Centre Assessed Grades (awarded by the College) or their Calculated Grade (awarded by Ofqual and based on an algorithm) whichever is higher. The

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OFQUAL announcement

Dear students, parents and carers, Following the government’s announcement from OFQUAL with regards to the use of Centre Assessed Grades for this summer 2020 results,  we will continue to keep you updated as we receive further information. Kind regards Michael

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Appeals update – Sunday 16th August 2020

Dear students and parents/carers, I know how incredibly stressful the last few days have been for many of you.  Following results day, we have been in touch with hundreds of you regarding your grades and the college has received many queries

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Results Day 2020

Loreto students once again have been celebrating successes in their A Level and BTEC results. An excellent pass rate of 99.8% Over 60% high grades awarded at A level  1479 A*-A grades awarded 23 students have been accepted to study

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Exam Results Day Information 2020

A Level and BTEC Results GCE Advanced Level Results and BTEC Level 3 results are published on Thursday 13th August 2020. Your exam results will be live on your myLoreto profile from approximately 8am. Due to the circumstances surrounding the

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Orwell Youth Prize Winner – Rosaleen Tite Ahern

Congratulations to Loreto student Rosaleen Tite Ahern on her winning entry for the Orwell Prize 2020. Rosaleen’s essay ‘Streets in the sky’ is an essay about Hulme and the power of community. Rosaleen writes: “This pandemic has taught us that

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Shakespeare in Lockdown

Eight years ago, an idea was hatched. It was a simple idea; to celebrate the talent of students within the MANCEP (Manchester Catholic Education Partnership) community through the work of William Shakespeare. Drama departments across eight institutions; 6 schools and

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Language Students Shine in Poetry Competition

“The Mother Tongue Other Tongue Competition has given Loreto students a fantastic opportunity to practise and polish their language skills, and to show what wonderful writers they are. It has provided a welcome distraction from other current worries and concerns.

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Manchester Muse in Lockdown

Life in lockdown has taken its toll on all of us in different ways. And whilst there is still a long way to go before things return to some version of normal, the college – its staff and students –

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BBC Exhibition chooses Loreto student in Lockdown

Following  the launch of At home, an online exhibition of photographs taken by sixth form college students during the Covid-19 lockdown. Over 140 students from 46 colleges submitted their photographs for the exhibition (4th to 19th June 2020). The exhibition

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