Made in Barnsley celebrates another year of student success

Pupils, teachers and business leaders from across Barnsley came together to celebrate the first anniversary of the Made in Barnsley initiative, at a special awards ceremony which took place at Barnsley Town Hall earlier this month. Pupils from four Secondary schools: Horizon, The Dearne ALC, Outwood Shafton and Holy Trinity were given the chance to [...]

Students kick off a day of team-building at Barnsley FC

Year ten pupils from four Barnsley schools kicked off the school holidays by getting stuck into finding out what it takes to make a career in the world of sport, after spending a day at Barnsley FC’s Oakwell stadium in preparation for building their future careers outside of the classroom. Organised by the Made in [...]

2018-02-22T16:01:03+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Made in Barnsley, News, Student Success|0 Comments

Schoolchildren prescribed a day’s work at the GP

Pupils from three Barnsley secondary schools have been given a rare chance to go behind-the-scenes to find out what it takes to run a busy GP surgery in a bid to prepare them for life outside of the classroom. The medical work experience proved to be just what the doctor ordered for the sixteen Year [...]