John Leggott College

West Common Lane, Scunthorpe, DN17 1DS

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About us

John Leggott College is a unique provision with over 52 years of supporting students achieve their dreams. As a sixth form provider, we are passionate about ensuring that our students achieve their potential both academically, personally and professionally. We achieve this by focusing on the individual, from our very first meeting with you in school, supporting you to transition to us, your time at college and your onward journey.
Students will be provided with tailored support through our fantastic teaching, specialist support, opportunities to develop skills to provide key support throughout the students journey. This is the place for students looking to study any course with any combination from our extensive curriculum, alongside our exciting enrichment and work experience opportunities. John Leggott College has a regional reputation of being one of the best sixth form providers for A level and BTEC results, allowing learners to progress to their chosen destination.
We are an inclusive college; a family that will be with people forever.

Student support

Our support teams are dedicated to meet our students needs and support them throughout their JLC journey.

Academic Advocates - act as a first point of contact for students.

Careers and Progression Team - support students on to positive destinations.

Inclusive Learning - support students with additional learning needs.

Safeguarding & Well being Team - are dedicated to making sure students stay mentally, emotionally and physically healthy.

Student Services - act as a one stop shop for all college queries. 

What makes us different?

There are many great reasons to study here at John Leggott College. Here are some of our favourites:

Outstanding results year on year;

Any course, any combination;

Progression Destinations - 98% of our learner's onto positive destinations;

Our Enrichment Provision - our enrichment provision is growing year on year with exciting opportunities to give you a competitive edge;

We offer an A*spire programme with specialist support to stretch and challenge gifted and talented students;

Our work experience opportunities - we work with over 300 employers to support our students to take part in work experience;

We have specialist pastoral support with a team of Academic Advocates to support students;

We are committed to enabling you to grow professionally, personally and academically;

We are one of the longest standing sixth form colleges in the country which provides years of experience in teaching;

We are an inclusive college, a family, and we will be with our students throughout their lifetime.


Student Services are a pivotal contact for students at John Leggott College. One of their duties is to ensure students have a smooth journey into college.

Our students benefit from access to transport routes covering a wide range of areas including Scunthorpe, Gainsborough, Grimsby, Goole, Barton, Cleethorpes, Doncaster, Snaith, Thorne, Isle of Axholme, Brigg and everywhere in between. Once you have applied and secured your place at John Leggott College, we will send you details of how to get a bus pass, where your nearest pick-up point is and answer any questions you might have. All services run Monday to Friday during term time only.

For more information about bus routes from your area, please email or head over to our website to download our 2019-2020 College Buses Travel Pass Application Form and letter to apply for your pass.