Our First RAST

On Saturday 16th March, Barr Beacon cadets attended their first RAF Air Squadron Trophy (RAST) competition at Queen Mary’s Grammar School. The competition included: knowledge on...
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Talking with Children About Terrorism

As with any ‘sensitive issue’, talking about it is better than ignoring it. This is our mantra when it comes to talking about sensitive topics, such as terrorist attacks. Here are...
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Brothers bid for West Midlands Golf Squad

West Midlands Schools Golf Trial 2019 Brothers Alex and James will be competing for 5 spaces in this year’s West Midlands Boys County Squad, taking place on Tuesday April 23rd at...
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UK Youth Parliament Elections

Ibrahim and Asad have been elected as Walsall’s Deputy Members of the UK Youth Parliament. Ibrahim was elected on a manifesto which included public safety and creating a more...
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International Women’s Day

Rosalind Franklin was a pioneer of the study of molecular structures receiving recognition among scientists for her research on the molecular structure of coal, viruses, and...
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Shooting Practice

Shooting Practice by L-CPL PreeceOn Sunday 10th of February, Lance corporal Preece, Lance corporal stone, Lance corporal V. Rensburg, Corporal Mellor and Corporal Lawlor travelled...
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New Hampshire Ski Trip

After a successful week of skiing in New Hampshire we have now moved onto New York City. The pupils enjoyed a traditional meal at the Hard Rock Cafe before walking north through...
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Orlando Nasa Trip 2019

Day 7: This morning we went out on an air boat at Boggy Creek alligator spotting – we spotted 6! The largest was 9 foot long! We also saw 2 baby alligators. We then had a pit...
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Search WMP Online

Did you know that the Police receive a large number of calls to 101 or 999 that unfortunately are not always Police matters? To help the Police in keeping the lines free for real...
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Rotary Club – Mock Interviews

On Wednesday 13th February, 9 guests from the Aldridge Rotary Club visited Barr Beacon School to give mock interviews to Year 11 pupils. The event was to ensure no pupil’s first...
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Holocaust Memorial Week

Events have been taking place to commemorate the fact that Sunday 27th January was Holocaust Memorial Day.   To make sure pupils know why it is...
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