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Planting trees at Barking Abbey School - posted 17th Dec

The afternoons of 14th and 16th December saw the Eco-Team, Sixth Formers, ARP and Year 7 students from both sites digging deep and getting their hands into the grit and grime of the fertile soils of Barking Abbey’s playing field boundaries to plant 105 saplings; 37 at Sandringham and the rest at Longbridge to commemorate Queen Elizabeth’s Silver Jubilee.

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BA Podcasts - posted 23rd Nov

Year 11 were delighted to launch the first of our Barking Abbey School Podcasts with an interview with local MP, Margaret Hodge. Our budding Podcasters researched, planned and scripted their interview over a series of evenings and then skilfully interviewed Margaret Hodge about her political views, her successes and her life lessons. It was a pleasure to speak with Margaret Hodge and we hope that all who listen to our Podcast take as much joy from it as we did in creating it.

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Expansion of the ASD ARP - posted 7th Oct

Barking Abbey are really pleased to announce the expansion of the ASD ARP and its relocation to the Sandringham campus. We have worked hard over the last two years to create a specialty provision for pupils with Autistic Spectrum Disorder within the school and this news means we can continue to grow the team and serve a large community.

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Open Evening - posted 27th Sep

Barking Abbey School's Opening Evening will be held on Wednesday 29th September at 5pm to 7pm. This will be at both Longbridge Campus and Sandringham Campus. You can choose which one you want to attend as the presentations will be identical. You do not need to book to attend this event.

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London Climate Action Week - posted 28th Jun

Our Junior leadership and our staff Eco-team collectively known as the Eco-warriors have helped to organise a week of student activities to raise awareness of waste, littering, recycling and climate change issues.

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