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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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The Real Schools Guide 2017

Every year Wales Online publish their ‘Real Schools Guide’ which ranks all the schools across Wales on a number of factors. We are delighted to announce that this year we have been ranked 35th out of the 210 secondary schools, … Continue reading

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GCSE Results 2017 – Outstanding Performance for Boys

Barry Comprehensive School is again celebrating an excellent set of GCSE results, with 70% of students achieving at least 5 A*-C grades and 50% achieving the same measure including both English and Maths.

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Fantastic A Level Results 2017

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 A level or equivalent pass rate of 98% reflects the … Continue reading

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‘In it to win it’ Summer Draw 2017

Barry Comprehensive School students and staff marked the end 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 high … Continue reading

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Presentation Evening 2017

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, sporting, artistic and personal success across the entire curriculum. Holding the awards at Barry Memorial … Continue reading

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Cardiff & Vale School Basketball Association U13 Champions

Barry Comprehensive School’s Year 8 basketball team arrived at the Cardiff City House of Sport in confident mood to play in the Cardiff and Vale School Basketball Association U13s final against Ysgol Gymraeg Bro Morgannwg. The team were ready for … Continue reading

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‘In it to Win it’ Spring 2017

At the end of another busy term, Barry Comprehensive School held the spring ‘In It to Win It’ draw with a range of fantastic prizes awarded to students for excellence in attendance, attitudes to learning and academic success. Students collected … Continue reading

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