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Our response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been multi-layered, flexible and innovative. Keeping our community and boys safe and accessing the incredible opportunities and pastoral support that is integral to a Beacon education is and will remain The Beacon’s top priority.
A Safe and Healthy Return For All
In line with the government’s direction, and following a robust risk assessment process and dedicated work behind the scenes, The Beacon was delighted to safely welcome back all our boys to our School site from 8 March 2021. We have recently safely reintroduced inter-school Sports fixtures and are looking forward to sharing more events on site with our Community. Further health and safety measures in place include:
Ability to Switch to Exemplary Online Education
From the start of the Summer Term 2020, The Beacon introduced a new online phase of our School’s teaching and learning and pastoral care provision – #BeaconExcellence: Online. This provision was immediately reactivated following the most recent closure of school sites in January 2021.
Should The Beacon need to close the School site again or restrict access to a particular ‘bubble’, we can automatically switch the boys back to our exemplary #BeaconExcellence: Online provision without a break in their learning and care. This would encompass:
Saturday 25 September (09:00 – 16:00)
To safely welcome new families to The Beacon and share with them our incredible School, we have adapted our future Open Days to include individual, socially-distanced tours of our School with a member of our team.
Please click here to register.
We would also be delighted to welcome you to book an individual, socially-distanced tour if you would like to visit The Beacon before our September Open Day. Simply email our Director of Admissions, Pippa Pearson, on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01494 432764.
Alternatively, you can view our recent Virtual Open Day, which took place in February, from the safety and comfort of your own home. This Virtual Open Day was focussed across three sessions:
Each session featured a live welcome address from our Headmaster, Will Phelps, followed by a virtual tour video, talks from senior team members and a live Q&A. Please click here to view the recorded virtual events.
Please contact our Director of Admissions, Pippa Pearson, with any further queries on email@example.com or call on 01494 432764.