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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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Media Experience at Cardiff City FC

During April, Year 10 and 11 students from Barry Comprehensive School, accompanied by teachers Mr Williams and Miss Bowkett, attended a media experience day courtesy of Cardiff City FC. The match in question was a rejuvenated Cardiff City side, under … 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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Postcards from Sri Lanka 2016

Barry Comprehensive School’s Team Lanka are in the middle of their stay in Sri Lanka. So far they have offered support in an orphanage, visited several schools where they delivered lessons and activities, visited local sites of interest and even … 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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Postcards from Sri Lanka 2015

Barry Comprehensive School’s Team Lanka have just completed their first week in Sri Lanka. So far they have offered support in an orphanage, visited several schools where they delivered lessons and activities like face painting and sports, visited local sites of … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka 2014

On 2nd July, Mr A Jones, Mrs M Morgan and six Year 12 students travelled to Sri Lanka to support the work of the charity, HelpLanka.  While in Sri Lanka, the team spent week-day mornings teaching English in a rural school.  … Continue reading

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Two Nights of Talent – Music and Drama Showcase

The Performing Arts Faculty at Barry Comprehensive School once again showed the wealth of talent that is alive within the school, as pupils from across the age ranges staged fantastic shows, over two wonderful evenings of music and performance.

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