A Level Results 2017

Year 13 Exam Results 2017 ‘A third of grades at A*/A.’ Year 13 students are celebrating another fantastic set of exam results, with a third of grades at A*/A. “We are...
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A Level Results Day

AS and A level Results day Thursday 17th August 2017 Year 13 students You can collect your A level results from 7.00am in the iCentre. Please don’t forget to return your lanyard...
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GCSE Results Day Changes

GCSE results are released to pupils on Thursday 24th August 2017 The key thing to remember is that this year’s results cannot and should not be compared with those of previous...
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Getting Ahead – Activities for English

  Getting ahead before September will be extremely beneficial for all students with their English study. Complete the tasks in the relevant documents below. If you will be in...
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Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award

This year has seen the a huge growth in pupils completing the Duke Of Edinburgh Bronze award here at Barr Beacon. Throughout the year, pupils have been honing their map reading and...
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Management Games at the University of Birmingham

Report by Year 12 student George Freeth On Wednesday 21st June, the new Senior Team along with additional member for the day, Alex Taylor took part in The Chartered Institute of...
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A Career In Publishing

On Wednesday 5th July, we received a visit from Miss Sam Eades, alumni of Barr Beacon School. Whilst listening, we learnt about the world of publishing, from meetings with agents...
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Year 13 Leavers Event

On Friday 30th June, Year 13 celebrated their 7 years at Barr Beacon School with a Leavers’ event at the ICC in Birmingham. In their own private function room, overlooking the...
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CCF Trial Session Five

Last night the pupils practiced their drill for next week’s parade in front of their teachers and leadership. It was inspiring to see how amazingly the cadets worked together and...
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Prom 2017

Friday 30th June saw a mix of rain and shine on the beautiful grounds of Hogarth’s Hotel where staff eagerly awaited the arrival of our Year 11 Prom guests. This year brought a...
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First Day Arrangements – Wednesday 6th September

Pupils start back to school on Wednesday 6th September. All year groups need to be on site from 8.40am. They will have a form period before learning commences period 2, so please...
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CCF Cadet Session 4

Last night the potential cadets spent 30 minutes practising their drills and then they gathered in their Flights to begin the ‘Glider Challenge’. Each Flight has been given a bank...
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