Barton Peveril News

Logarithmic love song takes teacher to the international final of FameLab

Our guitar playing Head of Maths has won his way to the international finals of a science competition with his logarithmic love song. Kyle Evans wowed judges at the regional and national heats of FameLab, a competition in which scientists have just three minutes to explain their research in a funny and accessible way. Organised…

Cambridge Academics Day Prepares Potential Future Students

Over 100 Barton Peveril students were given the unique opportunity to experience a day with academic fellows and current students from the University of Cambridge. The Cambridge Academics Day – the first ever event of its kind run by the university saw nine fellows including lecturers, a doctor and a professor from Trinity College attend…

Philosophy to Parliament – How Eastleigh student got a seat in the Commons on International Women’s Day

A sixth form student from Hampshire was selected to sit in the House of Commons for International Women’s Day. 17-year-old Nicola Ezekude, a student at Barton Peveril Sixth Form College in Eastleigh was invited to attend the Women and Equalities Select Committee meeting by MP for Eastleigh, Mims Davies. The first year student studying A…

19 Oxford and Cambridge Offers for 2016

We are very proud to announce that 19 students currently studying at Barton Peveril Sixth Form College have had offers from the University of Oxford or the University of Cambridge this week to study a wide range of subjects in 2016. The students who have received offers came to us from Hamble Community Sports College,…

11 Daily Echo Curtain Call Nominations

  We’ve waited with baited breath and finally the votes are in – The Daily Echo’s Curtain Call Awards have nominated current and former Barton Peveril students for 11 awards this year. After hours of debate, a panel of independent judges have decided on their favourite shows of this year in the amateur dramatics domain….

£5M green Science Centre opened at college by climate change professor

A £5M state-of-the-art Science Centre was officially opened today at Barton Peveril Sixth Form College in Eastleigh by a national Professor for Climate Change. The new environmentally friendly three storey structure features nine state-of-the-art laboratories and preparation rooms for biology, chemistry, physics and engineering together with classroom space, a café and large areas for private…