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Morgan Ackerman 2000 – 2017

It is with great sadness that we report the death of former student Morgan Ackerman. We offer our deepest sympathy to Morgan’s family and friends. Morgan completed his GCSEs with us last year; he was a bright young man who went … Continue reading

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Proposal to establish new English medium mixed-sex secondary schools in Barry

The Council Cabinet have agreed to publish a statutory notice to establish two new English medium mixed-sex secondary schools in Barry.  A copy of the notice and accompanying letter are below.           These documents and further … Continue reading

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Christmas Jumper Day

On the last day of term students and staff at Barry Comprehensive School supported the Save the Children Christmas Jumper day.  Students donated £1 each to wear a festive jumper. As part of their Welsh Baccalaureate community challenge, Christmas helpers … Continue reading

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‘In it to win it’ Christmas Draw

Christmas came early for some lucky boys in years 7, 8 and 9 at Barry Comprehensive School. The now famous ‘In it to win it’ draw took place on the last day of term for the expectant students.  Raffle tickets … Continue reading

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Secondary Education Consultation Report

Dear Consultee, Proposal to establish new English medium mixed-sex secondary schools in Barry We are grateful to everyone who took the time to consider our proposal and would like to thank those who let us know their views. All comments … Continue reading

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Christmas Gateaux Bake Off

As part of the level 2 catering course, Barry Comprehensive School year 10 students have been investigating different cake making methods, culminating this week with the design and making of Christmas gateaux. Mrs Lancaster said that both she and the … Continue reading

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Christmas Carol Service 2016

Students and their families joined staff and governors for Barry Comprehensive School’s annual Christmas Carol Service at St. Mary’s Church, Holton Road on Thursday 8 December 2016. The service combined songs and music performed to the Music Department’s high standard along … Continue reading

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Year 6 scientists in the lab

Throughout November, over 70 Year 6 pupils have visited Barry Comprehensive School to participate in a Science project to investigate the function and structure of the heart. ‘More Able and Talented’ pupils from Barry Island, All Saints, Romilly, Colcot, Gladstone … Continue reading

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