Principal: Alex Griffin
Age range: 16-25
Residential Provision: Yes
Local Authority: Birmingham
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Established in September 2015, Argent College resides in a former Victorian factory in Birmingham’s historic Jewellery Quarter. Our curriculum is centred on the creation of jewellery – using metal or leather – and useable craft items – such as textiles and candle making, performing arts, horticulture, and catering.
We have a unique urban rooftop micro farm, where biodynamic produce is grown by students to use in our canteens and onsite social enterprise provision – The Hive Organic Cafe and Bakery. The Hive also comprises a gallery and community craft space, providing outstanding work experience opportunities for our students and services for the local community.
“There is nothing else quite like Argent College. Wheelchair access is good and I felt very supported there.”
– Rachel, former student at Argent College
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