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Year 7 Study Habits – An interactive seminar for parents and Year 7 students to attend together
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The Great Cause - New Podcast Series

Published 28 March 2024

This term we released our first podcast under the series title “The Great Cause”. Our first episode on the topic “What Makes a Good School?”, features Barker family and former NSW Education Minister Adrian and Sonia Piccoli, in conversation with Phillip Heath AM.
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Celebrating 10 Years of Leadership

Published 19 March 2024

At the School’s first Council meeting for 2024, the Council of Barker College recognised with applause, 10 years of outstanding and dedicated service by Barker’s 9th Head, Phillip Heath AM.
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Preparing for World Champs

Published 19 March 2024

The stellar performance of the Barker Greybacks in Turkey has earned them a coveted spot at the upcoming world championship in April alongside The Redbacks.
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A Few Thoughts About Homework

Published 23 February 2024

There is a trend in some countries towards abandoning homework altogether because it is viewed as an excessive intrusion into the lives of pressured and anxious students.
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Acknowledging Excellence

Published 07 February 2024

As is the School’s custom, we were delighted to welcome back students from the Class of 2023, at a special Academic Assembly this week to recognise their outstanding results. 
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