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‘In it to Win it’ Spring 2017

At the end of another busy term, Barry Comprehensive School held the spring ‘In It to Win It’ draw with a range of fantastic prizes awarded to students for excellence in attendance, attitudes to learning and academic success. Students collected … Continue reading

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Heading to Barcelona in style

Barry Comprehensive School’s Under 14 Rugby Squad were delighted to receive their special tour kit as they prepare for their trip to Barcelona. The squad of 35 boys leave for Spain on Wednesday 5th April and will really look the … Continue reading

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CAVC Challenge 2017

Aspiring construction technicians and aircraft engineers from Barry Comprehensive School took part in the CAVC Aero and Design and Construction Challenge recently. Teams from schools across Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan took part in the challenge at Cardiff and … Continue reading

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UCAN Project Performance

Students at Barry Comprehensive School have been given the opportunity to participate in a series of workshops involving music and drama. The UCAN project allowed pupils a chance to develop their literacy, communication, planning and group presentation skills.  The sessions … Continue reading

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Team Sri Lanka 2017 meet Alun Cairns MP

On 1st July, Barry Comprehensive School’s Team Sri Lanka 2017 will be departing for the Gampaha district of Sri Lanka.  Instead of heading for the beach, this group of sixth form students and teachers will be volunteering their time to … Continue reading

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Council Cabinet approves proposal to transform secondary education in Barry

On 6 March 2017, the Vale of Glamorgan Council’s Cabinet determined the proposal to transform secondary education in Barry by closing the existing single sex English medium Barry Comprehensive and Bryn Hafren Comprehensive schools and establishing two new mixed-sex, 11 … Continue reading

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170 Barry Children get Upbeat!

With the support of Barry Communities First, pupils from a range of Barry primary and secondary schools have recently performed a fantastic musical and visual event at Barry Comprehensive School. The event, which was held on the 15th of February, … Continue reading

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Duke of Edinburgh’s Award walk around ‘Waterfall Country’

On 15th February 2017, the Duke of Edinburgh boys set out on a scenic walk in the wooden valley and limestone landscape along the waterfalls of the river Mellte.  Although the day started with torrential rain, the spirit amongst the … Continue reading

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