Key events for this term
24th - 28th October
31st October - 4th November
21st and 22nd November
28th November - 2nd December
16th December - 2nd January
In the event of bad weather please listen to your local radio for news of closures. We will update our website as soon as it is possible. Student work in the event of FCC being closed can be found below:
Welcome to Faringdon Community College
We are Mel and Michelle, and we work on the reception desk at FCC. We hope to see you at school soon!
FCC students achieve 74% A*-C in English and Maths GCSE
Faringdon Community College is pleased to announce a great set of results for this year's Y11 students with 74% achieving A* - C in English and Maths.
The schools Attainment 8 was 5.46 -equivalent to an average of a high C grade for every student.
The school's Progress 8 score is +0.32 with pupils performing better than the national average across their best eight GCSEs.
We are proud of the achievements of all our students who gained these results through hard work, committed staff and supportive parents.
Work in progress! The FCC website is undergoing a make-over.
Watch this space for our new look launch!
Geography catch up session
A Year 11 Geography controlled assessment catch up session will be held in H6 on Tuesday 25th October, 9am-3pm. Please contact Mr Titcombe with any queries.
New Saturday School brochure out now!
Try a new sport or leisure activity at reduced rates with our Saturday School.
Check out our Saturday School page for more information.
A Levels Results 2016
We are delighted with our A level results this year and so pleased for the students. So much of this is down to the hard work and determination of students and staff, alongside the invaluable support of parents and carers.
Our English Literature results were in the top percentile nationally and Chemistry and Mathematics were in the top 10% for performance nationally.
Burnet News Club is now up and running!
The Burnet News Club meets every Monday in IT1, 3.00pm-4.15pm. We are proud of the fact that members' posts are being shared by The Economist on various social media outlets. New members always welcomed!
At our last inspection (May 2008) OFSTED recognised that FCC “provides an outstanding caring and supportive environment in which students can flourish as both individuals and as part of the community".
Faringdon Community College is a popular and successful 11 to 18 mixed comprehensive school, situated on the edge of Faringdon, a small market town in Oxfordshire. The college occupies a large, attractively-landscaped site with an excellent range of specialist facilities.
We have specialist status in Engineering, which adds a unique and positive element to our school culture.
We are a dynamic organisation, always looking for new ideas and ways to move forward - with great students keen to do well and a strong and motivated staff.
Welcome from our Headteacher
We are proud to be one of the top performing secondary schools in the county, consistently improving our examination results and striving for the highest standards.
Latest GCSE results