We're Proud of Our Students.

Winstanley College has a long tradition of academic excellence and we are proud to share our student outcomes over recent years.

  • 940 A*/A grades achieved by students each year (3 year average)

  • 140 students achieved 3 or more A*/A grades in A-levels (3 year average)

  • 65% of students achieved A-level high grades A*-B (3 year average)

  • 99% of students achieved A*-E grades (3 year average)

  •  16 students received Oxbridge places for 2024. More than all our local colleges combined.

Winstanley College also offers a wide range of vocational subjects and we have continued to achieve excellent results within these.

  • 63% of students achieved a high-grade Distinction*/ Distinction across all vocational courses. (3 year average)

Art Foundation 

Double the national average Distinction grades achieved by Art Foundation students.

Start with us, Stay with us  

Winstanley College has the highest retention on A-level courses in the North West. At Winstanley students complete their main study programme. 

Winstanley College Adds Value 

Winstanley College has always attracted the best students from across the North West. Annually, over 40% of students go on to study at Russell Group universities. Compared to a Sixth Form College average of 29%, this shows great things can be achieved when students are inspired and supported to achieve their true potential. 


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