Barton Peveril News

Barton Peveril’s Choral Christmas

Barton Peveril Choral Concert

The Barton Peveril Choir Barton Peveril Sixth Form College students performed in a Choral Concert at Romsey Abbey on Tuesday 3rd December. The students were joined by pupils from The Mountbatten School, Swanmore College and Wyvern College and residents from Wyvern Community Choir and the City of Southampton Orchestra. The College students performed Vivaldi’s “Gloria”…

Barton Peveril’s National German Debate Team

Barton Peveril's German Debate Team

Barton Peveril’s German Debate Barton Peveril Sixth Form College hosted the first round of the Goethe Institut National German Debating Competition. The Debating Competition is a national event that sees German-speaking students from throughout the country battle, in teams, to be crowned the National German Debating Champions. The Barton Peveril German Debate Team faced Exeter…

Barton Peveril’s This Girl Can Team

Barton Peveril This Girl Can Ambassador Training

Barton Peveril Girls Can Barton Peveril hosted ambassador training for This Girl Can’s Southern Region, on Monday 11th November. 15 of the region’s 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 Computer Scientists Come Top

Former Barton Peveril Student Patrick Winter

Barton Peveril’s Top Computer Scientists Two Barton Peveril Sixth Form College students were among the top 50 Computer Science A Level candidates in the country, this year. Patrick Winter and Joshua Frost excelled in their AQA Computer Science A Level exams, continuing a trend that has seen at least one Barton Peveril student place among…

Barton Peveril Students Secure Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Places

Barton Peveril students in state-of-the-art Science Centre

Barton Peveril’s Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Students A record number of Barton Peveril Sixth Form College students secured places to study Medicine or Veterinary Medicine in 2019. Ten students are now studying Medicine and three are now studying Veterinary Medicine at the country’s most prestigious Universities, after completing their studies at the College this year….

Barton Peveril’s Oxford Essayist

Barton Peveril student Emma Fleeman at University of Oxford's Merton College

Barton Peveril Student Wins Essay Writing Competition Barton Peveril student Emma Fleeman has won an essay writing competition run by the University of Oxford’s Merton College. Emma’s essay was one of just 15 selected from a large pool of entries from students around the country. The competition asked Year 12 students to write a 1000…

Barton Peveril Student’s Knockout Performance

Three Nations Boxing Champion Barton Peveril student Taylor Bevan won the Great Britain Three Nations Boxing Championship at the Welsh Institute of Sport, Cardiff on Monday 6th May. The former Wyvern College pupil represents Wales and trains at the Sport Wales National Centre in Cardiff. This victory comes after a very successful year for Barton…

Barton Peveril’s Unbeaten Netballers

First and Second Netball Teams

Unbeatable Barton Peveril’s Netball Teams have both finished their seasons unbeaten, this year. The first team were unbeaten in all of their games in Hampshire and the second team were unbeaten in their league, which they have won. First team player, and former The Toynbee School pupil, Emma Payne commented on the teams’ successes: “I…

Barton Peveril’s Futures Fair

Wyvern College pupils talking to NATS

Futures Fair Barton Peveril welcomed over 50 local employers, Apprenticeship providers and Gap Year Organisations to its annual Futures Fair. Barton Peveril students attended to find out about all their options after college, whilst pupils from Wildern School, Thornden School, Wyvern College and Brookfield Community School were also invited to start thinking about their futures….

Barton Peveril’s Higher Education Fair

Higher Education Fair Barton Peveril welcomed over 80 Universities to its annual Higher Education Fair, before hosting a Question and Answer Panel with a select group of University representatives. Pupils from Wildern School, Thornden School, Wyvern College and Brookfield Community School also attended the fair. Students had the opportunity to meet with all the Universities,…