Year 13 Celebration Event

It was lovely to welcome back last year’s Year 13 students and find out how much they are all enjoying their destinations. Our Celebration Evening started with a speech from...
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Beacon’s Got Talent 2018

Beacon’s Got Talent 2018 was a showcase of singing, dancing and instrument playing. Pupils from across the age range took part, many for the first time. Although it was very tough...
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Year 12 Visit to The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army in Birmingham has, this Christmas, provided over 1100 toy parcels and over 400 food parcels to families in Birmingham who will be struggling over the Christmas...
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New York – February Half Term

3 spaces have become available to visit New York in February half term. The trip is being organised by Dame Elizabeth Cadbury School who are also in our trust of schools. £999...
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Sicilian Exchange

Written by Ethan Hunt – Year 11 On Sunday 8th December, we arrived at school all packed and ready to go. Despite being 3:30am on a Sunday morning we were extremely excited for the...
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End of Term Arrangements

Please see below the arrangements for each year group for the end of term. On behalf of all the staff at Barr Beacon School, we wish you a very happy and peaceful Christmas and New...
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Lord Mayor’s Quiz

On Thursday 29th November, 6 students from Year 13 attended the Lord Mayor’s Sixth Form Mega Quiz. Competing with sixth formers from across Birmingham, students were tested on some...
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Christmas Jumper Day

On the last 2 days of term (19th and 20th December) pupils are invited to leave their blazers and home and come to school wearing Christmas jumpers/cardigans instead.  If they...
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Cologne Christmas Market

“We have arrived in Cologne Christmas markets and are completing a treasure hunt.”#colognechristmasmarkets #kolnerdom #barrbeaconsch pic.twitter.com/UAknVEHSnw — Barr...
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ESafety Update

ESafety update If you use LiveMe, are you aware of the potential risks? National Online Safety have produced this helpful guide:...
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The shoe boxes are on their way!

Barr Beacon School have put together 129 packages of presents for children living in poverty. The Foundation for Social Change and Inclusion’s Shoe Box Appeal helps people in...
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Teacher training school receives glowing report

Teacher training school receives glowing report Barr Beacon School is celebrating another ‘Outstanding’ judgement from Ofsted. This time, it is their School Centred Initial Teacher...
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