Year 8 Speed Networking Event

Every pupil in Year 8 had the chance to meet an employer on Thursday 13th June 2019. Our guests gave up their time to meet our pupils and tell them all about their career journeys, answering questions from our pupils. Every few minutes a buzzer sounded and the employers would...
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Students dig up school history!

We are excited to announce that we have discovered a time capsule, which was buried on school site in 1996.   The contents of the capsule reveal what the curriculum was like in 1996. Items inside the treasure trove include photographs, text books and a floppy disk, which today’s...
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The Eggs are in the Building!

After the great success of Ready to Hatch last year, we’ve decided to bring it back! Today the Science department had a very special delivery: 10 soon-to-hatch chicken eggs. Over the next few days, pupils will get to watch these eggs hatch into chicks and see them...
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Open Evening 2019

Open Evening Thursday 19th September 2019 from 6.00 – 8.30 pm Open Mornings Friday 20th September 2019 10.00am – 11.00am Friday 11th October 2019 from 10.00am – 11.00am.
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A Journey Through Time

New photos from the mid-1970s until 2000 Former Beacon teacher Andrew Neenan, whose photos we have featured previously in our ‘Back to the 70s’ feature, has sent us a veritable treasure trove of archive images. Together, they form a fascinating time capsule of a quarter of a...
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Meet The Senior Team

We are delighted to introduce our Senior Team for 2019-20. Casey, Beth, Harjodh, Edna and Simrit Beth is Head Girl, Harjodh is Head Boy with Casey, Edna & Simrit as their three deputies.
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Year 11 Celebration Assembly!

Year 11’s Celebration Assembly on 4th June started with an introduction by the Headteacher, a flashforward to the upcoming prom and then the laughter began, starting with a flashback to every pupil’s Year 7 photograph (how much they have changed!). The Heads of House made a...
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Ramadan 2019

Want to know more about Ramadan? This is the presentation our teachers have been using to explore this special time. Eid al-Fitr (the festival marking the end of Ramadan) has now been confirmed as Tuesday 4th June for some and Wednesday 5th June for others. “Eid Mubarak” to...
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Cadets Go Rifle Shooting!

On Saturday the 18th May, a selection of Year 9 and 10 Cadets came back to school to learn how to use a rifle. Places for this tremendous opportunity were soon filled as people were keen to get stuck into what they would never be able to achieve if it wasn’t for the RAF CCF, or...
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European Powerlifting Championships

Claire in Year 10 has qualified for the European championships for powerlifting in September. She achieved an unofficial world record too. The video clips show her completing deadlifts of over 115kg, and squats at 97.5kg.
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