Chinese Immersion Project

In the last week of the Summer term, Barr Beacon School hosted 28 Chinese students and 2 staff members who fully immersed themselves into the English education system. The...
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Start of Term Arrangements

Tuesday 3rd September 2019 All pupils will return on the Tuesday 3rd September (Years 7 – 13). Year 7 – 8:45am  | Year 7 will attend an assembly in the Gym to meet...
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GCSE Success!

Barr Beacon School pupils are celebrating an impressive set of GCSE results where there has been a five fold increase in the number of pupils achieving a grade 9, the government’s...
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A Level Results 2019

Barr Beacon School students are celebrating a host of impressive A level results, with almost one-fifth of grades at A*/A or equivalent.  We are very proud of our students....
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60 Years Celebration Event

Friday 12th July saw Barr Beacon School celebrating its 60th anniversary year, with more than 700 former pupils and teachers returning for a special celebration evening....
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Summer Reading Challenge

Our summer reading challenge is aimed at encouraging pupils to read six books, of all kinds, during their summer holiday. Summer reading encourages children to read for pleasure in...
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Camps International – Peru

Yesterday we made the final trek to Colca Canyon where we saw lots of condors! It was amazing to see these birds, just breathtaking! The canyon was also impressive being one of the...
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Caring for our Environment

It took them eight hours, but thanks to the efforts of the Eco Team we now have a fully repaired bottle greenhouse, bird feeders in the trees to encourage wild life and a tamed...
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Naples 2019

We were greeted with a very warm welcome to Naples. It was hot and humid all day! This didn’t stop us from exploring the beautiful city of Naples, before going underground and...
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France – Discovery Week

Wednesday was a busy day in Disneyland with pupils enjoying the numerous rides and shows available. Thursday is the Eiffel Tower and a boat trip on the river Seine. “Bonjour!”...
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Sixth Form Induction Day

The students arrived looking very smart in their business dress.  After a formal assembly, they met with subject teachers who talked them through the essential steps that would...
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Results Day Information

GCSE Exam Results Thursday 22nd August 2019 Results will be available from 9:00am Staff will be on hand to help with entry to Sixth Form and other next steps. We only...
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