Thornton College

Thornton College

A day in the life at Thornton College

When you come to Thornton College you will have lots of help and support from the staff.

They will help you to get around the College, keep up with your work, and to enjoy yourself with friends at lunch and break times. Different students will study different courses, and you will be able to choose the activities which interest you.

The information below gives you an example of what you might do during a day at College.

8:50am: Arrival at College

Your transport will drop you off at Thornton College, where you will be met by our friendly team of Support Workers.

9am - 12pm: Morning lessons

In your class groups, you will meet your tutor for the morning lesson. Support Workers will stay with you in your lessons in case you need any extra help. During the break, there are a wide range of hot and cold drinks available to buy in the canteen and you will also receive a free healthy breakfast. If you need any help, the Support Workers will assist you.

12pm - 1pm: Lunch

You will receive a choice of free hot or cold lunches from the canteen, or you can bring your own packed lunch with you. If you need any help with money, making choices or even carrying items, the staff will assist you.

1pm - 3:30pm: Afternoon lessons

In your class groups you will meet your tutor for the afternoon. Support Workers will again stay with you in your lessons in case you need any extra help.

3:30pm: End of the College day

Staff will supervise as you leave College.