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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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Faraday Competition Winners!

On Thursday 14th April, Max Pruce, Jacob McSheehy, Jacob Thompson, Kai Ludvigsen, Noah McCarthy and Oliver Coborn went to Cardiff University to represent Barry Comprehensive in the annual Faraday Challenge. Faraday Challenge Days give pupils the opportunity to research, design … Continue reading

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In it to Win it Spring 2016

To end the spring term, Barry Comprehensive School held yet another ‘In It to Win It’ draw with a range of fantastic prizes on offer for those rewarded with raffle tickets. These raffle tickets are awarded to pupils for excellence … Continue reading

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Celebrating Languages Success!

On the 9th February, the Languages department celebrated the progress and achievement of students in French and Welsh. Students from Years 7 to 11 were invited to join their language teachers for a special ‘breakfast’ in Room 201 during break … Continue reading

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Hard work and strong support adds up to GCSE Mathematics success

Year 11 students at Barry Comprehensive are feeling very proud of themselves after receiving their GCSE Mathematics results from the November examinations.  Due to their hard work, and support from their teachers and parents, 62% of the year group have … Continue reading

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British Physics Olympiad Gold

Last term, Barry Comprehensive School Sixth Former Matthew Ireland took part in the British Physics Olympiad, which is the most challenging Physics competition in the United Kingdom. This involved taking a 2½ hour examination, which is marked externally at Oxford … Continue reading

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ESU-Churchill Public Speaking Competition Success

Barry Comprehensive School are thrilled with a superb performance from their Public Speaking Team who won the first round of the ESU-Churchill Competition last term. The talented trio consisted of: Mark Williams and Rhys Powell (Year 9) and Daley Chapman … Continue reading

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