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Powerful Poetry

7 July 2020

In English Year 4 have been looking at poems around the topic of Diversity. This includes gender, race, class, disability, skin colour, age, height and…

The Two-Course Challenge!

7 July 2020

After receiving photos of some wonderful pasta dishes from the Year 8 boys at the start of last week, Mrs Rowland stepped up yesterday’s challenge…

Sustainability Week with Kim

3 July 2020

In Cooking and Nutrition lessons, Mrs Rowland not only teaches the boys cookery skills and techniques, but also educates the boys in healthy eating and…

Protective Designs!

3 July 2020

Face masks are becoming an item of everyday clothing. As well as being used as an item for protection, many people are also wearing them…

Musician of the Year 2020

3 July 2020

Last night we watched the eagerly anticipated Beacon Musician of the Year 2020 where 11 fantastic musicians performed for the ultimate accolade of being named…

Beacon Bard 2020

2 July 2020

This week saw the eighth annual Beacon Bard of the Year competition go off with awesome (virtual) aplomb. Selecting the school’s top actor is ever…

Life Skills 101

30 June 2020

Today our Year 8 Leavers have been practising some essential life skills as part of their Leavers’ Programme. As they leave The Beacon as kind,…

Where Do You Go From Here?

26 June 2020

Friday was Careers Day! As part of their Leavers’ Programme, our boys in Year 8 spent their morning session watching videos of professionals with hugely…

Looking After Yourselves and Others

26 June 2020

As our boys prepare to leave The Beacon and embark on new adventures, we wish for them to move on with the skills to look…

Thank You For the Cooking

26 June 2020

Having put a tremendous amount of effort into inspiring our boys with dozens of Cooking & Nutrition lessons, harvesting The Beacon Kitchen Garden, and delivering…

Head’s Talk & Tours

Throughout July and August, our Headmaster, Will Phelps, is 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.”

For a genuine insight into The Beacon, see our recent review from Muddy Stilettos.