Uckfield College

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Coordinates: 50°58′27″N 0°06′09″E / 50.9743°N 0.1024°E / 50.9743; 0.1024

Uckfield College
Downsview Crescent

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TN22 3DJ

TypeCommunity school
MottoLove Learning for Life
EstablishedOctober 15, 1953; 68 years ago (October 15, 1953)[1]
Local authorityEast Sussex
Department for Education URN114590 Tables
Chair of GovernorsDuncan Irvine
PrincipalHugh Hennebry BSc NPQH
Staff198 (2020-2021)
Age11 to 18, also adult education through ACRES [1].
EnrolmentApprox. 1,720 (2015-2016)[2]
Colour(s)Navy blue and purple

Uckfield College (Formerly Uckfield Community Technology College) is a community college situated in Uckfield, UK. It has approximately 1,720 students, including 370 in the sixth form college.[2]

The current principal is Hugh Hennebry, who joined the college in 2008. Past Headteachers are: Craig Pamphilon 1999 to 2008, David Rebbitt 1977 to 1999, Malcolm Elliman 1974 to 1977 and Harold Pearmain 1953 to 1974.

The school has educational links with New York City, Houston, Boston, Germany, Ghana, and India[citation needed]. In addition to these, each year students from the college take part in an exchange with students from Bismarckschule in Elmshorn, Germany[citation needed].

The school runs a number of educational and cultural events, including an annual Model United Nations known as "MUNGA" (Model United Nations General Assembly),[3] international group trips, and local student drama and music performances.

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  1. ^ "How UCTC has grown in 60 years". 16 October 2013.
  2. ^ a b Uckfield College Prospectus, 2015-2016
  3. ^ "Mock United Nations General Assembly 2018 | Uckfield College". Archived from the original on 20 November 2018.

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