Barton Peveril News

Barton Peveril’s Rock Challenge Success

Rock Challenge UK A group of Barton Peveril students placed fourth in the Southampton Rock Challenge UK heats, at Southampton’s O2 Guildhall, on Monday 6th March. The annual event sees more than 40 local schools and colleges compete over six days, showcasing their dance, choreography, and performance skills to earn their place in a regional…

Barton Peveril Celebrates International Women’s Day

Students Celebrate International Women’s Day Barton Peveril students are celebrating International Women’s Day, with a series of talks from leading women in a range of industries. Southampton Football Club’s General Manager for Girls’ and Women’s Football, Martina Heath, and Caroline Nokes MP were among the guest speakers on the day. The day was planned and…

Barton Peveril Becomes FA Grassroots Hub

FA Grassroots Hub Barton Peveril has become an FA Grassroots Hub, to promote Football in the College and local community. This forms a partnership between the English Colleges Football Association, the Association of Colleges Sport and Barton Peveril. The FA College Grassroots Hub programme involves Barton Peveril helping to grow male and female participation in…

Barton Peveril’s German Day

Modern Foreign Languages Barton Peveril welcomed pupils from across Hamsphire’s schools, for a German Day. Pupils from Brookfield Community School, Wildern School, Wyvern College, The Gregg School and Noadswood School attended the event. The day, which was supported by the Goethe-Institute, gave pupils an insight into the world of work within modern foreign languages. Pupils…

Barton Peveril Students Compete in National Skills Challenge

National Skills Challenge 80 Barton Peveril Sixth Form College students competed in the first stage of the National Skills Challenge. The first stage, held at the College, saw students work in teams of five to create a pitch for a new University Campus of Football Business (UCFB) development in Asia. The National Skills Challenge is…

Barton Peveril’s Computing Champion

Computing Champion Barton Peveril student Patrick Winter has won the UK Bebras Computational Thinking Challenge, held at the University of Oxford. Patrick came first out of 6,415 initial entrants in his age group (16-18), which is an improvement on his third place finish in the competition last year. The first round of the competition is…