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Barton Peveril's This Girl Can Ambassadors

This Girl Can Barton Peveril hosted ambassador training for This Girl Can’s Southern Region, on Thursday 18th October. Nine of the region’s 15 ambassadors are Barton Peveril students, which means the College has the highest number of ambassadors compared to other colleges in the south. During the event, run by the Association of Colleges, ambassadors…

Barton Peveril Students Restart a Heart

Restart a Heart Day Barton Peveril students welcomed South Central Ambulance Service, Hampshire Constabulary and Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service to College as they learned how to perform CPR for global Restart a Heart Day. Over 50 students attended the sessions, which were delivered by the representatives from Hampshire’s Emergency Services who regularly help those…

Nelson Mandela’s Bodyguard Visits Barton Peveril

Nelson Mandela Bodyguard Chris Lubbe

Black History Month Nelson Mandela’s Bodyguard, Chris Lubbe, gave a talk to students at Barton Peveril Sixth Form College on Thursday 11th October. Lubbe spoke to students about race and equality, as part of the College’s involvement with Black History Month. Lubbe spoke about his life working with Nelson Mandela in depth, discussing racism and…

Barton Peveril’s Best Ever Results

Celebratory Students

Results Day 2018 Barton Peveril Sixth Form College are celebrating their best ever A Level results, with a 99% pass rate. A record number of students sat A Level exams this year, with a total of 3297 A Levels taken. Of the A Level and Extended Project entries 79% were graded A*-C, 53% A*-B and…

Barton Peveril’s Blast from the Past

Blast from the Past

Immersive Theatre Barton Peveril’s Performing Arts students recently put on a successful Immersive Theatre production for a packed audience. The production transported guests back in time, as they met characters from the 1950s and watched the Barton High Talent Show of 1958. The students remained in character and improvised as they interacted with visitors, which…

Barton Peveril’s Sixes Tournaments

brookfield school year 9 winners

Football in the Community Barton Peveril hosted their third annual six-aside football tournaments for local schools’ Year 9 and Year 10 pupils on Wednesday 20th June and Wednesday 27th June respectively. A range of local schools competed in both tournaments, playing in a range of 14 minute games that lead from knockout rounds through to…

Barton Peveril Director of Sport Becomes England Assistant Manager

England Schools under 18s Assistant Manager

ESFA England Schools under 18s Assistant Manager: Barton Peveril’s Director of Sport, Luke Hampton, has been appointed as ESFA England Schools under 18s Assistant Manager. This position will then lead to Hampton becoming the England Schools under 18s Manager, in two years’ time. The Assistant Manager role, starting in September, will involve Hampton selecting the…

Barton Peveril’s Dance Display

One Night Only

One Night Only: Barton Peveril’s Dance students put on the college’s first dedicated dance show to a large audience on Thursday 17th May 2018, in the College’s Rose Theatre. The show, One Night Only, contained more than 35 performances, which students choreographed themselves as part of their exams, lessons and auditions to some of the…

Barton Peveril Strives to ‘Stress Less’

Shelley, Helen and their student volunteer

National Mental Health Awareness Week: Barton Peveril’s dedicated Health and Wellbeing team have been helping students deal with stress, in the run up to exams, as part of the Mental Health Foundation’s Mental Health Awareness Week from 14th to 18th May. The week was designed to raise awareness of mental health, with this year’s event…

Barton Peveril Sports Awards 2018

Sports successes celebrated: Barton Peveril hosted their annual Sports Awards on Wednesday 9th May, to congratulate students on their many individual and team successes this academic year. The ceremony, which took place in the College’s Rose Theatre, celebrated a diverse range of accomplishments; those who represented Great Britain and those who were outstanding in college…