News & Events

Find out more about the latest APC news and events

West Sussex Parent Carer Forum Hold Networking Event

West Sussex Parent Carer Forum will be holding their Coffee, Cake, Info and Networking event at Worthing Rugby Club on Wednesday 17th October 10.30a.m. -1p.m. This is a drop in event with a number of organisations and stalls available to provide information and...

College Closing At 12.30pm Today

Our centres are closing at 12.30 today, Monday 17th September, to enable staff to attend the funeral of, and pay their respects to, a long standing and much loved colleague.

Start Of Autumn Term Wednesday 5th September

Please remember that Monday 3rd and Tuesday 4th September are INSET days here at WSAPC. We look forward to welcoming our students back to college for the start of the Autumn term on Wednesday 5th September.

Rainbow Flag Award Achieved By WSAPC

In July last year we wrote to parents and carers explaining that WSAPC was working towards achieving The Rainbow Flag Award accrediting the emphasis which we place on being an inclusive organisation for students, staff and families regardless of sexual orientation and...

Head’s Blog

Dear WSAPC community members, On Friday we end another successful year at “APC”. A record number of pupils have come into our college for a variety of needs and to move ahead with their personal educational journey. As you have seen with previous letters and...

Relocation of Secondary Unit at WSAPC Chichester

Our secondary unit at North Mundham, Chichester, is to relocate to our Littlehampton centre with effect from September 2018.  This is a really exciting opportunity for our students and staff at both sites as, not only have we been successful in obtaining funding to...

End of Term

Please be aware that the end of the summer term at WSAPC is Friday 20th July. School starts again on Wednesday 5th September 2018.

The Heatwave Continues!

Just a reminder to send your child to school with sun cream and a sunhat in the present hot weather. Children should also be encouraged to drink plenty of water and ideally bring a water bottle with them to school.

Online Safety Day Tuesday 3rd July

On Tuesday 3rd July, all centres within WSAPC will be holding the APC Online Safety Day. In each centre, lessons of all subjects will be focussed on learning how to be safe when online. We would like parents and carers to be as involved with this as the students are,...

LGBT+ Focus Week

Rainbow flags and rainbow lanyards seen across centres created a flurry of questions and interest when APC students had the opportunity to learn about LGBT+ issues across the curriculum during the LGBT+ Focus Week. All centres were involved and staff planned their own...

WSAPC Pupils Develop Their Cricket Skills

We would like to thank Burgess Hill Cricket Club who have been supporting our pupils with their cricket this term. They have been developing their batting, bowling and fielding skills with guidance and coaching from Burgess Hill C.C. Youth Development Manager Geoff...

GDPR Update

The new data Privacy law (GPPR) will come into force tomorrow and we have been reviewing our internal processes and policies to safeguard our data and ensure compliance with the new regulations. Our new Privacy Notice and Data Protection Policy are found here.  These...

Scarlet Fever Alert

We have been informed by the School Nursing Service that there has been a rise in the number of cases of scarlet fever both locally and nationally. Please read the attached factsheet, issued by Public Health England alerting parents and carers about the...

Train Times Are Changing

We have been advised by Govia Thameslink that every train time across their network is changing. For further information on the planned changes or more detailed route specific information including the new timetables, please...

WSAPC Awarded ‘Good’ OFSTED Rating

We are delighted to announce that, following their inspection of the college on 13th March, OFSTED have awarded us a judgement of ‘good’. Head Teacher Doug Thomas writes- ”Dear Parents/Carers and to all in the WSAPC community, It gives me great...

WSAPC Working To Obtain Rainbow Flag Award

WSAPC are working towards gaining The Rainbow Flag Award that recognises the excellent work and effort all centres are making to ensure we offer a safe and inclusive environment for all within our community – students, staff and families as well as other professional...

Measles Outbreak

You may be aware that there has been an increase in the number of measles cases in England with some local outbreaks. Measles can cause very serious illness so please read the attached letter which details how you can guard against this potentially life- threatening...

APC Does Sports Relief

Staff and pupils at WSAPC Littlehampton donned their sports gear in aid of Sport Relief 2018. Collectively they raised a total of £54 by having the opportunity to compete in a number of tournaments and challenges throughout the morning, including football, basketball,...