Why Connell?

If you’re a student aged between 16-19 who wants to study A-levels or BTECs, then we have the best opportunity for your future here in East Manchester.

  • We’ve got an incredible brand new, purpose-built building.
  • We offer a wide range of A-levels, as well as BTEC qualifications and applied courses.
  • Our teaching staff are some of the best in the country, working as examiners and moderators for many other institutions.
  • You’ll get free membership to the state-of-the-art East Manchester Leisure Centre just across the road.
  • Class sizes are small, and all of our students get one-to-one teacher time with subject experts.
  • You’ll be assigned a personal tutor who will be responsible for your academic progress as well as your well-being.
  • We’ve got outstanding student support, including counsellors, student experience managers and additional learning support.
  • Students get access to leading IT and digital technology.
  • You’ll get incredible careers advice and guidance available whenever you need it.
  • Fully equipped library with lots of quiet study areas.
  • We’ve got social zones throughout college.
  • A refectory which offers hot and cold food all day, and sells Costa coffee.
  • We’ve got a comprehensive enrichment programme which is available to all students – giving you the chance to experience a range of opportunities and activities outside of the classroom.

We are the perfect place for any student who wishes to go on to university, a higher level apprenticeship or an A-level or BTEC entry job. 

We’ll make sure that you are happy, well supported and feel part of the Connell community. When you leave us, you’ll do so as a confident young person with high-quality qualifications. You’ll be set to be able to go along whichever career pathway you choose.

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