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  • Highest Progress 8 Score in the borough


  • We are proud to announce the opening of The Centre for Scientific Studies


  • What's it like to work at Barking Abbey School?


  • Barking Abbey is immensely proud of its 2016 Year 11 students

    GSCE Results

  • Well done to all our students

    A Level Results

  • What's it like to be a Barking Abbey Student?



    “Students enjoy the family community atmosphere of the school, at the core of which lies the values of tolerance and respect.”

  • The BASE (Video)

    Take a look at our new state of the art facility in action

  • Top 90 schools in england

    “In the top 90 non selective state schools in England.”

  • Ofsted

    “Students’ behaviour is exemplary and leads to a positive climate for learning.”

  • Parent of a Year 11 student

    "I am very happy with my son's progress."

  • Year 8 student

    "I like the way the school keeps us safe like a family."

  • Brilliant Atmosphere

    “I only realise now when working at different schools, of the brilliant atmosphere that was ever present at Barking Abbey school. I would return in a heart beat!” Former Supply Teacher

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our latest news

  • Friday 13th January

    Happy customers from our Turkey and Tinsel Christmas lunch

    After another very successful OAP Christmas lunch held on the 15th December 2016 at Barking Abbey Sc...

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  • Friday 13th January

    Barking Abbey School (both Upper & Lower sites) are open as usual today.

    Barking Abbey School (both Upper & Lower sites) are open as usual today. The weather conditions have...

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  • Tuesday 10th January

    Jeans for Genes

    Jeans for Genes is the nominated national charity that Barking Abbey has chosen to support. Last ter...

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  • Friday 16th December

    Annual OAP Christmas Lunch

    Barking Abbey students and staff welcomed around 100 local pensioners into school for a special Chri...

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  • Thursday 15th December

    Celebrating achievements in Year 10

    A Year 10 assembly celebrating the achievements of all students was held today at Barking Abbey. It ...

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  • Monday 12th December

    Sixth Form Council contributed to help out the Trussel Trust food bank

    Barking Abbey Sixth Form Council contributed to help out the Trussell Trust food bank. We donated ov...

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  • Wednesday 7th December

    100% of our Oxbridge applicants have been called to interview

    The School wishes all its Year 13 Oxbridge and Medicine Interviewees the best of luck over the mont...

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  • Wednesday 30th November

    Cyberbullying Assemblies

    We have been fortunate to have addressed in year 7/8/9/10 a very major part of bullying that has inc...

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  • Tuesday 29th November

    Leading the way on Progress 8

    Progress 8 Lecture and Workshop Mr Flaxman, Assistant Head for Key Stage 4, lectured to PGCE studen...

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  • Friday 18th November

    Working In The City Workshop at US Bank

    11 Sixth Form students spent the day at US Bank in Old Broad Street this week. The workshop was run ...

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  • Thursday 17th November

    Diana Trust - Anti-Bullying event in London

    Barking Abbey students took part in an Anti-Bullying event which was hosted by the Diana Trust in Al...

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  • Tuesday 15th November

    Basketball motivation for Year 7 & 8

    On Monday 14th November, Coach Diana took the Year 7 and 8 boys Basketball Team over to the large sp...

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upcoming events

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    Year 11 Unit 1b GCSE Drama CA during trial exam period (5 hours per class)

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    Year 13 Unit 3 GCE Drama performances 6.30 p.m

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  • 26

    Year 11 Parents’ Evening, upper school 3.30 – 7.30 p.m

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