Category: Education

Barton Peveril Welcome Minister of State for Skills and Apprenticeships

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College welcomed Minister of State for Skills and Apprenticeships, the Rt Hon Anne Milton MP, on Thursday 21st March. Ms Milton spoke to current students about their education and plans for the future, before meeting with staff from across the College. Ms Milton first spoke to second year students Anna Bodman,…

Barton Peveril Celebrates International Women’s Day

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College 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 organised by a…

Barton Peveril Becomes FA Grassroots Hub

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College 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…

‘Get Musical’ at Wildern School

For the first time, Hampshire Music Service are launching ‘Get Musical!’ – 2 weeks of music and theatre workshops this summer, for ages 5-17. Run by experienced music and theatre practitioners, both weeks will offer a chance to get involved in exciting activities as well as offering all-day childcare. Theatre week will also offer older…

Eastleigh college announces new apprenticeship programme

Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heat Pump (RACHP) engineering technicians have important responsibilities for the safety of themselves, work colleagues and the general public as well as minimising the environmental impact of cooling systems. The new apprenticeship programme, which has been designed by professionals in the industry, will train individuals in the design, installation, routine maintenance,…

Barton Peveril host first round of FA People’s Cup

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College hosted a qualifying round of the FA People’s Cup, for current students, on Wednesday 13th February. 7 teams competed in this round of the 5-a-side indoor tournament, consisting of both recreational and competitive footballers. The winning team will now compete in the regional competition, the winner of which will progress…

Barton Peveril Remember the Holocaust

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College welcomed Holocaust survivor William M Bergman, who shared his testimony with students from across the College including those who study History, Politics, Philosophy, Religious Studies and Sociology. After hearing his testimony, students took part in a question and answer session with Bergman before attending three seminars run by members of…

Chandler’s Ford School Qualify for National Netball Tournament

Staff, children and parents at Sherborne House School in Chandler’s Ford are celebrating after qualifying for the ISA National Netball Tournament Finals which will take place in York. The local school team will represent the region in the tournament next month. Each year, the Independent School’s Association hold national tournaments in a range of sports,…