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  • Monday 28th June

    London Climate Action Week

    Our Junior leadership and our staff Eco-team collectively known as the Eco-warriors have helped to o...

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  • Friday 25th June

    Anthony Bennett - Miracle Man

    On Friday 25th June, our students and staff were fortunate to hear an inspirational talk from motiva...

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  • Friday 30th April

    Ramadan - Fasting and Physical Education

      Our policy at Barking Abbey School fully recognises that fasting during the month of Ramadan is th...

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  • Tuesday 23rd March

    Lost Hours

    School has finished for the day, but do you know what your son or daughter gets up to before they ge...

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  • Wednesday 6th January

    External exams

      This morning we have taken the difficult decision to cancel all external exams. We do not feel it ...

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  • Friday 11th December

    BA Christmas giving

    Thursday 10th December should have been our annual Tinsel and Turkey event, but COVID-19 put pay to ...

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  • Tuesday 10th November

    From Barking Abbey to the frozen Antarctic: The students whose flags transcend continents

      Antarctica is an extraordinary continent – remote, hostile and uninhabited. With an ice sheet 4km ...

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  • Friday 6th November

    Barking Abbey's Fight Against Food Poverty

      Food poverty is a growing issue in the UK with roughly 1.6 million people using food banks as of 2...

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  • Thursday 20th August

    Results Day

    An amazing morning celebrating the successes of our wonderful students in these strange times. Congr...

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  • Wednesday 15th July

    Jo Tupman

    Today as we mark the end of the summer term, we say goodbye to our Head Teacher Jo Tupman. Jo has ov...

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  • Tuesday 5th May

    PPE fundraising update

    A Message from Mr Cohen - Head of Design and Technology Department Dear supporters, Thank you so muc...

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  • Wednesday 29th April

    Making PPE for health care professionals

    At Barking Abbey School we have been joining the effort to make PPE for health care professionals a...

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