All three CTK sites were delighted to have Duro
from 2020Change come back once gain this year and speak to students about
the valuable work they do in the local communities. 2020Change was set-up
to build the next generation of community, business and political
Duro spoke with great passion about how he strongly believes
that today’s young people have the potential to become tomorrow’s
leaders. He stressed that all they need is someone to show them how to use
their past experiences as transferable skills and this would allow them to
thrive in the corporate world.
Duro also explained to students how he successfully built and sold his first business before deciding to work in the charitable sector. We hope to see Duro and 2020Change again next year!
On Tuesday 4th December Year 13 Psychology
students from all three sites attended a revision conference at CTK Aquinas.
The conference was given by Professor Jean-Marc Lamont, an experienced Senior
A’ Level examiner with over 20 years’ experience of teaching A Level
psychology, including being Head of Psychology in a high performing Sixth Form
College – he achieved 22 A*s last year!
He is a prolific author of text books and revision guides for A’ Level Psychology and is an accomplished deliverer of staff and student events. He delivered a very interactive session to our students, developing their exam skills in two particularly tricky topics. The students gained lots from it; “He really helped us to maximise our marks in both short and long answer questions.”, “He really helped me understand how to break down the marks given for short answer questions.”.
Trevor AQUINASCourse: A Level Business, ICT and English Language and Literature
“My tutors at CTK were fundamental in my academic success. They were always approachable and willing to go the extra mile. I enjoyed taking part in extracurricular activities, including leading the sixth form band and being Director of the Business Enterprise Group, Student Governor and Student Head of Hall. ”
JustinAQUINASCourse: A Levels English Literature, Maths and Physics
“I really enjoy having access to a wide range of extra curricular activities and the student support services. My teachers have helped me with my UCAS application and the management of my work - I plan to go on to the University of Bristol or the University of Bath. I would recommend CTK due to the large support system that is available to the students. ”
JariusAQUINASCourse: A Level Psychology B, Sociology A, Geography
“I joined CTK Aquinas knowing that I wanted to study at a Russell Group university. I am currently studying a degree in BA Global Health and Social Medicine at King's College, London and I hope to proceed into doing a MSc Health & Development at the London School of Economics and Political Science. I would recommend CTK because the teachers are very supportive and will help you to reach your educational goals.”
RoseAQUINASCourse: A Level History A, A Level Politics A Level Sociology
“I'm going on to the University of Warwick to study Politics and International Studies. CTK was a great environment for me to learn. I've really enjoyed the teaching, all my teachers have been encouraging and supportive. They put in the extra time to help with workshops and revision to ensure we did well.”
Harrison AQUINASCourse: A Level Economics A, A Level Maths, A Level Further Maths
“What I enjoyed most about CTK was being able to meet other like-minded motivated people. CTK is a great environment to develop yourself, as you are surrounded by motivated peers and lectures who strive to get the most out of you. I achieved my grades and went on to study Maths at UCL.”