The West Somerset Community College
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The West Somerset Community College (sometimes abbreviated to WSCC and known informally as 'West Somerset') is a fairly large secondary school in Minehead, Somerset, England. It provides education for students aged 13 to 16 (school years 9–11) in the main school and 16 to 18 (school years 12–13) in the sixth form (West Somerset uses a three-tier school system). WSCC has had Technology College status for several years, meaning the College receives additional funding. In June 2011, the school became an Academy. The school has a partnership with a secondary school (Gymnasium) in Bünde, Germany.
The school is housed in a number of buildings of various ages and condition. There are separate buildings for the Sixth Form block, common room for Sixth Form students, Skills and Enterprise Centre which was opened in 2008 and a Large Farm unit where Students are taught agricultural skills.
It also has a Skills and Enterprise building were the students can learn subjects like, Hair and Beauty, Hairdressing, Hospitality, Animal Care, Construction etc.
- "Inspection Report". Ofsted. Retrieved 12 November 2010.