Month: March 2020

Félicitations Tout Le Monde!

27 March 2020

Congratulations to our Year 7 French Class. They have worked so hard on their online language platform – This is Language – this week that…

Reception’s Fairytale Learning

27 March 2020

Well done to our Reception boys for their incredible work and activities during their remote learning this week. Linking in with their Traditional Tales theme,…

Classification in Year 4

26 March 2020

Our Year 4 boys have been remotely learning classification in Science this week. They have been focusing on groupings of smaller creatures, with some amazing…

Dr Dolittle Jr Triumph for Year 4!

20 March 2020

We are incredibly proud of our Year 4 boys who performed two stunning dress rehearsal performances of their musical production ‘Dr Dolittle Jr’. An upbeat…

‘Tree of the Year’ Photography Competition

18 March 2020

We had a brilliant response to the whole school photography competition based on the theme of ‘The Tree of the Year’, with 96 photos to…

Promising Performance from U11 Hockey Squad

18 March 2020

The long drive to Bishop’s Stortford College for the U11 Hockey Squad was an enjoyable and jovial affair, but once the boys stepped off the…

Friday Pi Day!

17 March 2020

The Beacon Pi Day brought lots of Pi fun! The Pi recital competition, where boys recited as many digits of Pi from memory as they…

Persuasive Victorians in Year 7

16 March 2020

Our Victorian Waxworks event was a huge success with the whole of Year 7 involved. It followed our study of ‘The Hound of the Baskervilles’…

Spectacular Pre-Prep Art Exhibition

13 March 2020

The Pre-Prep Art Exhibition is on full display this week, exhibiting fantastic models linking to the boys’ topic work this term around castles, kings and…

Animal Fun at Whipsnade Zoo

12 March 2020

Year 1 boys thoroughly enjoyed their trip to Whipsnade Zoo this week. They learnt about fur, feathers and scales and worked hard to sort some…

Talk & Tours

Throughout August, our Headmaster, Will Phelps, and our Registrar, Jane Baines, are inviting future Beacon families to safely meet with him on our School site for a socially-distanced tour of our incredible school and an informal talk about your son and his education. Please click here for more details.

“The largest single sex Prep School in the UK, The Beacon still has an impressively inclusive, family feel to it, with a focus on pastoral care and turning out well-rounded boys.”

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