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British Airways apprentices visit

At the end of January, Barry Comprehensive welcomed three British Airways apprentices to school.  The apprentices, including former pupil Andrew Mock,  spoke to students and provided information on the work at British Airways Maintenance Cardiff. Pupils taking GCSE and BTEC … Continue reading

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Excellent Engineering

Barry Comprehensive School’s Faculty of Technology would like to congratulate Nicholas Sherrin on receiving the South Wales Institute of Engineers Award for Excellence. Nicholas was an outstanding GCSE pupil and has chosen to continue his studies in the Barry Sixth … Continue reading

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Engineers visit the Senedd

Barry Comprehensive Sixth form students and staff recently attended a lecture and exhibition by Cardiff School of Engineering at the Senedd in Cardiff Bay. The latest in modern and emerging technologies was on display and there were very informative presentations … Continue reading

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BCS Racing take the lead!

Barry Comprehensive School’s very own F1 team ‘BCS Racing’ celebrated winning through to the UK National Finals of the F1 in Schools competition after an intense and hard-fought South Wales Regional Final. The competition took place at the Swansea Waterfront … Continue reading

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Tools Forged in Tanzania Project

Barry Comprehensive School have started to donate their unwanted tools to the Fair Trade Hand Tools project. Many of the Design and Technology Department’s tools that are broken, damaged or blunt are cost more to repair than to replace with … Continue reading

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