Hyde Clarendon Sixth Form College

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Hyde Clarendon Sixth Form College
Established 1980s
Type Sixth form college
Principal Peter Ryder
Location Clarendon Road
Greater Manchester
SK14 2JZ
England England Coordinates: 53°27′26″N 2°04′28″W / 53.45721°N 2.07431°W / 53.45721; -2.07431
Local authority Tameside
DfE URN 130516 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Gender Coeducation
Website Hyde Clarendon Sixth Form College

Hyde Clarendon Sixth Form College is a sixth form college on Clarendon Road in Hyde in the metropolitan borough of Tameside.


Originally Hyde County Grammar School for Boys, this educational establishment closed its doors to 11 year olds in 1979. When the last intake had progressed to the Sixth Form, the Sixth Form college was formally established. It was during this period that the now highly acclaimed "Dominion" rock band was formed by students at the college. The Brand Name 'Hyde Clarendon' was added some years later and derives from the college's location on Clarendon Road.

Hyde Clarendon delivers a mixture of A-Level and vocational qualifications.

It is now part of Tameside College, a larger further education college based on Beaufort Road in Ashton-under-Lyne.


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