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  • Ofsted March 2017

    “You and your leaders, including Heads of Department and Heads of Year, have a clear vision for the school and are aspirational for pupils and students. This results in a high proportion of students gaining places in top universities. ”

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    “Pupils and students are keen to do well and seize the opportunities given by teachers to work hard”

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

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  • Thursday 12th December

    Turkey and Tinsel

    What a wonderful time at Barking Abbey's annual Turkey and Tinsel lunch. 

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  • Tuesday 10th December

    Our Planet

    Every student and member of staff at Barking Abbey will be receiving a free copy of ‘Our Planet’ a...

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  • Monday 18th November

    Winter Celebration of the Arts

      Come and join us this festive season for our winter concert.

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  • Thursday 14th November

    Anti-Bullying Week

    Staff and students wearing odd socks and bright tights to highlight Anti-Bullying Week.

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  • Wednesday 13th November

    Top Sporting State Schools of 2019

    The School Sport Magazine has just released its list of the Top Sporting State Schools of 2019. Bar...

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  • Monday 4th November

    Femi Oluwole talks Brexit

    As part of our Penguin partnership, we were delighted to be able to welcome political activist Fe...

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  • Friday 18th October

    Knife-Crime Awareness workshop day

    Sandringham Campus Year 9 students had a Knife-Crime Awareness workshop day. Powerful and educatio...

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  • Monday 14th October

    Reunion and official opening of new school buildings

    On Saturday 12th October, we had the pleasure of welcoming around 200 former students and employees ...

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  • Tuesday 24th September

    Rivers of the World

    Rivers of the World is an international art and education project delivered in partnership with the ...

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  • Friday 13th September

    Sandringham Campus Presentation Evening

    On Thursday 12th September 189 award winners from the outgoing Years 9-13 (2018-19) congregated i...

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  • Wednesday 4th September

    One of the top ten ‘Students of the Year’ in the annual RARE Awards

    The school was delighted to hear the news during the Summer Holiday break that one of our ex-student...

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  • Wednesday 4th September

    School reunion and official opening of the new school buildings

    Book your free tickets to Barking Abbey School's Reunion and official opening of the new school buil...

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