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Barton Peveril Alumnus Nominated for Rookie of the Year

Barton Peveril Alumnus Nominated for Rookie of the Year

Barton Peveril’s Footballing Alumnus Barton Peveril Sixth Form College alumnus Ken Pryde has been nominated for 2020 Male Rookie of the Year after a successful first season playing football for The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minnesota, United States of America. Pryde, who studied at Brookfield Community School before joining Barton Peveril in 2017,…

Barton Peveril Student Honourably Mentioned in National Competition

Barton Peveril Student Honourably Mentioned in National Competition

Barton Peveril Student’s Essay Success Barton Peveril Sixth Form College student Isobal Parry has received an ‘Honourable Mention’ in The Thomas Hardy Society Writing Competition 2020. Parry’s entry was one of thousands submitted to the competition but was one of the few selected for an ‘Honourable Mention’ by the judges. The annual competition, organised by…

Barton Peveril’s Evening of Jazz and Soul

Barton Peveril Popular Music and Jazz Studies Students

Jazz and Soul Evening at The Concorde Club Barton Peveril Sixth Form College Popular Music and Jazz Studies students performed in their own Jazz and Soul Evening at The Concorde Club, Eastleigh, on Monday 16th March 2020 alongside renowned Musician Pete Churchill.  The students performed a mix of popular jazz and soul classics, to local…

Barton Peveril Student To Become Britain’s Youngest Town Councillor

Barton Peveril student Franio van Wyk

Barton Peveril’s Town Councillor Barton Peveril Sixth Form College student Franio van Wyk is to become the United Kingdom’s youngest Town Councillor, after being co-opted for the position at Whiteley Town Council. Van Wyk will begin his role as a Town Councillor on his 18th birthday, on Wednesday 18th March 2020, making him the youngest…

Barton Peveril Students to Perform at Nuffield Theatre Southampton

Barton Peveril's Performing Arts (Acting) Students

Barton Peveril Students Hit the Stage Barton Peveril Sixth Form College’s Performing Arts (Acting) students are set to perform at the Nuffield Theatre Southampton, on Tuesday 31st March 2020, as part of National Theatre Connections. The students performed in the College’s Rose Theatre on Wednesday 4th March to prepare for their performance in one of…

Barton Peveril’s Award Winning Sailor

Barton Peveril Student Monique Vennis-Ozanne

Barton Peveril Student Wins Sailing Award Barton Peveril Sixth Form College student Monique Vennis-Ozanne has won the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Regional Youth Sailor of the Year Award, during the annual RYA Dinghy Show in London’s Alexandra Palace on Sunday 1st March 2020. Vennis-Ozanne, who formerly attended Crofton School, was presented the award by Team…

Barton Peveril Student Reaches New Heights

Barton Peveril student Jessica Gordon

Barton Peveril’s High Jump Athlete Barton Peveril Sixth Form College student Jessica Gordon has achieved a new indoor personal best in the High Jump, during the England Athletic Age Group Championships at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield on Sunday 23rd February. Gordon, who formerly attended Applemore College, achieved her new personal best of…

Barton Peveril Physics Students’ Success

Barton Peveril's Winning Physics Students

Barton Peveril Students Excel in British Physics Olympiad Seven Barton Peveril Sixth Form College students excelled in the first round of the annual British Physics Olympiad, with one of the group placing in the top 100 nationally out of a total 2100 entrants. The British Physics Olympiad requires students to sit a series of papers…

Barton Peveril Win Hampshire Rugby Tournament

Barton Peveril's Winning Rugby Team

Barton Peveril Win Hampshire Rugby Bowl The Barton Peveril Sixth Form College Rugby Team have won the Hampshire Rugby Bowl, for the second consecutive year. The College Team beat Havant and South Downs College to retain the title, at Havant RFC on Wednesday 5th February 2020. The Barton Peveril players competed in a series of…