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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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RAF Education Roadshow

Year 8 and 9 science students at Barry Comprehensive School welcomed the RAF Engineering Education Roadshow to school recently. Among many of the activities students were shown a demonstration of a mini jet engine.

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Formula 1 in Schools regional competition at Swansea University

Barry Comprehensive School was once again well represented at the Formula 1 in Schools regional competition at Swansea University by two strong teams on Thursday 24 March. The Awesome Atoms won Best Engineered Car in their Rookie class, for pupils … Continue reading

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Aeronautical Schools Challenge

Barry Comprehensive School engineers were awarded ‘Team of the Day’ on day one of the annual Aeronautical Schools Challenge run by Cardiff and Vale College. The team of six Year 10 students competed against other schools from Cardiff and the … Continue reading

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Aeronautical Challenge

A group of Year 10 Engineering students from Barry Comprehensive School recently took part in an Aeronautical Challenge Day held at the International Centre for Aerospace Training (ICAT). The students competed in a number of engineering challenges against other schools from … Continue reading

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F1 in Schools Success

Two teams from Barry Comprehensive School won through to the F1 in Schools National Finals from the Regional Final held recently at Swansea Waterfront Museum. F1 in Schools Ltd is a social enterprise working with industry partners to create a … Continue reading

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