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A choral concert for Christmas

Hampshire students filled Romsey Abbey with Christmas Carols at their annual Choral Concert this week. Students from Barton Peveril, The Romsey School and Wyvern College have been rehearsing for months to put on a spectacular performance from their choirs. The performances included Karl Jenkins’ Joy to the World, Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia on Christmas Carols and Benjamin…

Virtual reality brings lessons to life

They’ve soared through the solar system, explored holy places in Jerusalem and discovered environmental changes in Borneo – and they haven’t even left the college classroom. Google’s newest virtual reality teaching tool has bought lessons to life at Barton Peveril College by allowing staff to educate students using immersive trips to get up close with…

Science students experience Operating Theatre Live

16 aspiring student medics experienced a live operating theatre at a one day interactive science event. Operating Theatre Live is the UK’s only interactive dissection-based human body workshop set in a real operating theatre for those considering medicine, dentistry or biosciences courses. Barton Peveril science students attended the event in Basingstoke to see if they…

Former Barton Peveril student shortlisted for Pride of Britain Award

A former Barton Peveril student has been shortlisted for a Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Award. 25-year-old Nathaniel Hawley from Eastleigh has been shortlisted for The Prince’s Trust Young Achiever Award which celebrates the achievements of truly remarkable people who make our world a better place. Screened on ITV in November, it is the biggest awards…

10 tips to get the most out of Open Evening

September means a new start, back to school, and if you are in Year 10 and 11, time to start thinking about college. Attending an open evening is a great way to explore one option for when you finish studying your GCSEs. College open evenings take place in the autumn term, and are a great…

Enrolment pre-work 2017

Once you have been through the enrolment process at college, you will need to complete some pre-work for your chosen courses. Alongside homework and coursework, pre-work will form an integral part of your studies – to ensure that you are thoroughly prepared for each of your subject sessions. Your subject teachers have set you some…

GCSE Results Day 2016

Thursday 25 August 2016 is GCSE Results Day. Here’s what you need to know: From 7:30am on Thursday, students can download their exam results online via Studio Exams Staff will be in college to help with any queries from 8:30am – please go to the Student Services We do not post results out – students can…

Introductory Days 2017

If you have applied and accepted a place to study at Barton Peveril from September 2017, you will have been invited to attend one of our Introductory Days on Monday 3 July and Tuesday 4 July from 8:45am-4:00pm. Introductory Day gives you the opportunity to learn more about our college and the subjects you have…

Adult Learning Week

Adult Learning Week (14-20 June) heralds the launch of a new course programme at Barton Peveril and the chance to secure a place for September before the summer break. Our new brochure gives details of more than 70 courses ranging from business and vocational training opportunities to academic qualifications and leisure classes as diverse as archaeology…