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Seeing Stars

Barry Comprehensive School celebrated last week as almost half their Year 11 students passed their GCSE maths examinations early. The results, from ‘early-entry’ exams taken in November 2016, mean that 47% of students already have at least a C grade … Continue reading

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Strong Progress at Barry Comprehensive School

Staff and students at Barry Comprehensive School were delighted this week at the release of a new report from school inspectors Estyn showing the school has made strong progress across the board since its full inspection in 2013.

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Highest GCSE results in the school’s history

Barry Comprehensive School is delighted to announce that, for the second year running, our GCSE results are the highest in the school’s history. 62% of our students achieved at least 5 A*-C grade GCSEs including English and Maths, and 90% of … Continue reading

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Fantastic A Level Results 2016

Barry Comprehensive School sixth form students are celebrating another outstanding set of A Level results. Headteacher Gerard McNamara said, ‘Teachers and governors are delighted with the A Level results. The overall A Level and equivalent qualification pass rate of 98% … Continue reading

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In It To Win It Summer Draw 2016

Barry Comprehensive School students and staff marked the last day of term with the final ‘In it to win it’ draw. Each student in Year 7, 8 and 9 had worked hard throughout the term to accumulate raffle tickets through … Continue reading

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Achievement Assemblies

The end of the academic year at Barry Comprehensive School is a time to celebrate our student’s many achievements and successes. Parents, students and staff all recognise the link between good attendance and academic

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Athletics Success

Barry Comprehensive School Year 7 student Kai Ludvigsen became the under-13 county champion in the 200m at Jenner Park recently with a very fast time of 29.4 seconds. Barry Sixth Former Jake McInery ran for the Cardiff and Vale senior boys … Continue reading

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Presentation Evening 2016

Barry Comprehensive School’s Annual Presentation Evening was a resounding celebration of success with over 160 students being nominated for awards. These awards were for academic and personal success across the entire curriculum. The use of Barry Memorial Hall highlighted the … Continue reading

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