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Christmas Jumpers & Santa’s Grotto

Students and staff donned Christmas Jumpers on the last day of term to show off their festive style and raise money for charity. Magical elves from the Creative Arts Faculty constructed a special Grotto for photo opportunities with Santa during … Continue reading

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Charity Snow Ball

In aid of the charity ‘Help Lanka’, Barry Comprehensive School’s Team Lanka 2018 organised a charity Snow Ball on Friday 1st December. The evening was a huge success but was only made possible by the help and support received from … Continue reading

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Team Lanka Praised at the House of Commons

Members of Barry Comprehensive School’s Team Lanka were invited to the House of Commons recently. Students were accompanied on the visit by headteacher Gerard McNamara and Team Lanka lead teacher Charlotte Bowkett, along with school governors Antonia Forte, Karen Walters … Continue reading

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Supporting the Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Barry Comprehensive School was proud to join schools and offices across the UK last Friday to support the Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. Staff contributed cakes, which were served with tea and coffee by Welsh Baccalaureate students in the Learning … Continue reading

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Team Sri Lanka praised at the British High Commission

Barry Comprehensive School’s Team Sri Lanka were hosted by Deputy High Commissioner Tom Burn at the British High Commission in Colombo during their visit to Sri Lanka this year. The team, along with other volunteers and Sam Goonetillake (Chief Executive … 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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Supporting LATCH 2015

Every year students and staff at Barry Comprehensive collect gifts to take to the Children’s Hospital. The school has been a long-standing supporter of LATCH, delivering presents to the Oncology Clinic at Llandough Hospital for many years and now continuing … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka 2015

On 24th June, Barry Comprehensive School teachers Ms Rowe and Mr Burman along with eight Year 12 students, embarked on their once-in-a-lifetime trip to Sri Lanka in partnership with the charity Help Lanka.  The purpose of the two-week trip was … Continue reading

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