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The Beacon Art Exhibition 2024

2 May 2024

On Wednesday, we were thrilled to invite our Beacon Community to an Art Exhibition, hosted in the Spinney theatre at the Beacon. Every pupil in…


19 March 2024

British Science Week is a National 10-day celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) that takes place annually in March, running from Friday 8…

Upper School Enrichment Programme

14 March 2024

In 2023, Mr Privett (Head of Self & Society) and Mr Porter (Head of Computing & Innovation) launched The Beacon ‘Upper School Enrichment Programme’. A…

IAPs 2024 – All the gear? Good idea!

12 March 2024

The pressure was on our IAPs Ski team boys, last year we came home with a silver medal in the plate. With full ski jackets,…

Festival of Words – A Buzz about Books 2024

11 March 2024

In celebration of World Book Day, we launched our Festival of Words for the second year running! The 7-day event ran from Thursday 29 February…

A Visit from Laura Mucha

4 March 2024

Author and poet, Laura Mucha, kicked off our 2024 Festival of Words with an explosion of energy.  Her presentation to the whole school covered her…

Rotary Technology Tournament 2024 Winners!

29 February 2024

We were overjoyed that The Beacon won the Foundation category of the Rotary Technology Tournament for the second year running! Four of our DT-enthusiasts in…

Wellbeing at The Beacon

21 February 2024

At The Beacon, the welfare and wellbeing of our Beacon boys is a primary focus. We implement a strong pastoral system involving a multi-disciplinary team…

Children’s Mental Health Week

9 February 2024

Children Mental Health Week is a mental health awareness week that empowers, equips and gives a voice to all children and young people in the…

Holocaust Memorial Day

26 January 2024

On the morning of Friday 25 January, our Years 6-8 boys gathered in the Spinney Theatre to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day, honouring the millions of…

Early Years’ Stay & Play – Tuesday 21 May

We are delighted to welcome families with boys aged 2-4 to our Stay & Play sessions on Tuesday 21 May – click here to book.

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