Czech Republic – Erasmus Project

Our Journey Blog Day 5 Pupils have spent the morning making stain glass windows, representing their countries.  During the afternoon, pupils have free time to spend the last...
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New Year 9 – Cadets first camping experience

The new Year 9 cadets, accompanied by Cpl Lawlor from Year 10, went on their first camping experience last Wednesday. They stayed at ‘Farm on the Hill’ campsite where they had to...
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Black History Month

Form group 12B1 and their tutor Mr Delaney made and delivered an assembly to highlight the massively significant contributions made by black scientists, but which have often gone...
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World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day – 10th October We do a lot to raise the profile of mental health and banish the stigma of mental illness. And this year, we’re stepping it up even further....
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Careers Fair 2018

Barr Beacon’s annual careers fair was another triumphant success. This year, we had over 30 employers, apprenticeship providers and further and higher education institutions...
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CCF Update – Monday 1st October

Monday 1st October. After 15 minutes of drill practice, year 9 covered Airmanship with Sgt Andy Dipple. They were placed into groups and given a focus to consider: the aircraft,...
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100% Attendance Winners

Last year, we had 118 people with 100% attendance. On Wednesday 19th September 2018 Barr Beacon School celebrated all of these pupils with a special assembly. There was also a...
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Sixth Form Open Evening

Sixth Form Open Evening 22nd November 6.00pm – 8.00pm Sixth Form Open Evening is your opportunity to find out about the wide range of A level and Level 3 BTEC courses we offer, as...
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Cadets Update – Monday 17th September

“On Monday the 17th September at 3:15 Pm, 29 new recruits to the Barr Beacon School CCF paraded in school uniform alongside their year 10 colleague’s.  For the next 60 minutes...
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Admissions 2019

Prospectus 2019/2020 View our Prospectus HERE. 2018 Results – HERE
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Welcoming Our New Recruits

Following a successful recruitment process at the end of the last term, we would like to welcome 34 year 9 cadets to the CCF.  This has brought our strength up to 70...
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Icelandic Adventure

Day 1: After a very early morning flight, we arrived in Iceland and went straight to the Reykjanes Peninsula. Here we began by visiting Gunnuhver, Iceland’s largest bubbling mud...
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