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Mr Simon Detre

Simon Detre joined The Beacon as Deputy Head (Academic & Digital) in 2018. In this role he has established a new agenda for teaching and learning, known as ‘Beacon Excellence’. He led the creation of our online school during the pandemic and led The Beacon through its recent Educational Quality Inspection. He was previously Senior Deputy Head at St Anthony’s School in Hampstead, Senior Master at Westminster Abbey Choir School and Headmaster of St Teresa’s School, Princes Risborough. Simon is also an inspector for the Independent Schools Inspectorate. In 2022 Simon was Interim Headmaster of The Beacon for the summer term.

Open Morning & Messy Play – Saturday 1 October

You are warmly invited to attend our Open Morning on Saturday 1 October from 09:00 to 11:00.

Please click here to pre-book an appointment.

For Early Years’ boys, we are also hosting Messy Play sessions 09:00 to 12:00 – click here to pre-book a session.

For a genuine insight into The Beacon, see our recent reviews from our ISI Inspection, Muddy Stilettos & The Good Schools Guide.