Red Nose Day 2017

Barr Beacon staff and pupils have been taking part in ‘something funny for money’ in aid of Red Nose Day 2017.  Money was raised with a non-uniform themed day, the Barr...
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Year 10 HS2 – Head Quarters Visit

Pupils AT HS2 are taking part in exciting activities, from designing a ‘whirly bird,’ to using the iterative design process in improving their ideas and planning.  All...
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New Build – Pupil Visit

I applied to see the site as I used to be very passionate about architecture and I saw it as a great opportunity to get myself back into it. Seeing the blueprints and being able to...
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Beacon’s LGBTQ+ Bake Off

Following LGBT History month, Barr Beacon’s after school Food Club celebrated diversity with LGBTQ+ awareness by creating a multi-coloured, icing coated, rainbow-layered sponge...
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Osmington Bay Field Trip

As part of our A Level Geography course, we were provided with the opportunity to learn more about our coasts during a 4 day visit to Osmington Bay, Dorset. The purpose of our...
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Year 8 Pathways Options

Below you can find the Year 8 Pathways Option Booklet and a parental information powerpoint. Year 8 Options Booklet Year 8 Options Parental Information   
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Stop & Read – World Book Day

Wouldn’t it be great if we could all take a few minutes out of our busy daily lives just to drop what we are doing and read? Well that’s exactly what Barr Beacon School has been...
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The Beacon BAFTAs

On 1st March 2017 Barr Beacon School held their very first ‘BAFTA’ awards evening. Each year as part of their course, Film and Media students are required to design and create...
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Year 11 Study Hall

Since Monday 30th January, we have been running a space exclusively for Year 11 to work after school. The Bistro becomes Study Hall. Despite being strictly voluntary, we have an...
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Sixth Form Valentines Fair

Following the Sixth Form Valentine’s Fair, Mrs Saunders and the Sixth Form Event Management Enrichment Group are delighted to announce the following prize winners: Raffle winners...
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Saltmine Theatre Company

On Thursday 9th February, Saltmine Theatre Company were invited into school to work with Year 8 pupils to raise awareness of how to keep themselves online. They performed a drama...
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Year 7 Performing Arts Evening

On Wednesday 8th February pupils from Year 7 took to the stage to showcase some of their stunning performing arts talent. Pupils performed a variety of acts that they have...
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