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Barton Peveril’s Jazz Workshop

Leading Musician Barton Peveril Sixth Form College held a Jazz Workshop for 25 of the region’s school musicians, which was run by Barton Peveril Teacher of Popular Music and Jazz Studies and leading UK Jazz Saxophonist Simon Allen. Pupils from The Mountbatten School, Wyvern College, The Henry Beaufort School, Brookfield Community School, The Trafalgar School…

Barton Peveril’s Physics Phenomena

British Physics Olympiad Three Barton Peveril Sixth Form College students were successful in the British Physics Olympiad, this year. Competing in the national competition the three students earned a Commendation, Bronze Award and Gold Award between them. The British Physics Olympiad requires students to sit a series of papers that test their knowledge beyond the…

Barton Peveril’s Ballet

Sleeping Beauty Ballet

The Sleeping Beauty Ballet Barton Peveril Sixth Form College students performed The Sleeping Beauty Ballet, as part of their extra-curricular activities, for friends, family and local residents on Wednesday 19th December in the College’s Rose Theatre. This was the College’s first ever Ballet performance and involved a mixture of Dance students and students who partake…

Barton Peveril’s STEM Day

STEM Day

Local Schools Barton Peveril Sixth Form College hosted its annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths Day last Friday 14th December, for pupils from Brookfield Community School, Crestwood Community School, The Hamble School, The Toynbee School, Wildern School, Wyvern College, The Mountbatten School and The Romsey School. The 105 school pupils had a range of workshops…

Barton Peveril’s Choral Christmas Concert

Choral Concert

Choral Concert Barton Peveril students performed in a Choral Concert at Romsey Abbey on Tuesday 4th December. The students were conducted by Alexander L’Estrange and performed his award-winning composition Wassail! Carols of Comfort and Joy in front of a large audience. The College students performed alongside Wyvern Community Choir and local school pupils from The…

Barton Peveril Students Make It Count

Senior Maths Challenge Team

Senior Maths Challenge Barton Peveril Sixth Form College Further Mathematics students achieved a fantastic set of results in the national Senior Maths Challenge, this year. 13 students achieved a Gold Certificate, 37 earned a Silver Certificate and 52 gained a Bronze Certificate. Former Thornden School pupil Patrick Winter, who won the TCS Oxford Computing Challenge…

Barton Peveril Student Represents Constituency in Parliament

Ask Her To Stand Day

Visit to Parliament Barton Peveril Sixth Form College student Rachael Vowden represented Eastleigh Borough Constituency at Parliament for Ask Her To Stand Day, on Wednesday 21st November. Rachael was invited to the event by Minister for Sport and Civil Society Mims Davies, following a successful letter of application. The event marks 100 years since the…

Barton Peveril Swim to Success

Barton-Peveril-Swim-Team

National Swimming Victory Barton Peveril Sixth Form College’s Swimming Team had a successful competition at the English Schools’ Swimming Association National Final last Saturday, 17th November 2018. The competition was held in London’s Olympic pool and saw the five Barton Peveril pupils finish 3rd nationally in the Freestyle Relay and 5th nationally in the Medley…

Barton Peveril Principal Commends

Principal's Commendation Winners

Principal’s Commendations Barton Peveril Sixth Form College Principal Jonathan Prest commended a group of students for their outstanding work, progress, commitment and service to the College and its wider community, on Thursday 8th November 2018. Students are nominated for commendations by members of staff for their efforts both inside and outside of the classroom. As…

Barton Peveril’s Anti-Bullying Youth Conference

Anti-Bullying Week Barton Peveril Sixth Form College hosted a youth conference for local school pupils on Wednesday 14th November, as part of Anti-Bullying Week 2018. Pupils from Wildern School, Thornden School, Toynbee School and Lakeside School came to the College for the conference, which was introduced by Mayor of Eastleigh Bruce Tennent. The pupils attended…