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Creative Arts

Writing with Beasts – Jack Meggitt-Phillips

25 September 2023

Friday afternoon saw the Spinney buzzing with creativity as Years 3 to 6 took part in Writing with Beasts, an hour-long interactive writing workshop held…

Show Time!

28 June 2023

The Beacon community were blown away by our spectacular performances of ‘School of Rock’; three evening shows put on by our Year 8 boys.There was…

Year 2 WW2 Themed Day

10 May 2023

On Tuesday, our Year 2 boys had an immersive World War Two day.  All of the boys and our Year 2 teachers came into school…

Coronation of Charles III

5 May 2023

To mark the Coronation of King Charles III, our Union Jack flag was hoisted up the pole and our Beacon Community engaged in a range…

The Beacon ‘Come Dine With Us’ Event

3 May 2023

Following the success of our MasterCook Competitions, we were excited to launch a brand-new initiative in Cooking and Nutrition to showcase the skills learnt and…

Egg-cellent Easter Celebrations

31 March 2023

We have had a wonderful few weeks enjoying a variety of Easter-themed activities across the school in the approach to the Easter break. Our whole…

Gut Microbiome Awareness

28 March 2023

Gut Fibre Challenge Over the last few weeks, our boys in Years 4-8 have been set a Fibre Challenge, to tie in with all that…

‘Under the Sea’ Art Exhibition

10 March 2023

We were excited to invite our Beacon Community to an Art Exhibition hosted in the Spinney at The Beacon this week. The creative exhibits showcased…

Children’s Mental Health Week

10 February 2023

Here at The Beacon, we have been taking part in Children’s Mental Health Week. With this year’s theme being ‘Let’s Connect’, our Head of Self…

Low Carbon Cooking

10 November 2022

This week in Cooking and Nutrition, our boys have been focusing on reducing their food carbon footprint. With COP27 taking place this week, their focus…