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26/06/19

Our final group of Year 9 Geographers were amazing on the coast of Folkestone today. Well done to each and every one of you. Students have been a pleasure to spend the day with https://t.co/AJe4USTYhy

24/06/19

Black ankle socks.

24/06/19

News from the French trip. We are at Calais and will be taking the 8:15 pm boat. We expect to be at school between 10:30-11:00pm but will update you once we are closer to school.

24/06/19

Student's just need have to have their jumper with them, at school, they can take them off at any time.

24/06/19

Girls uniform: We just want to confirm that last summer we changed the uniform policy to allow girls to wear black socks with their skirts in the summer term. I know that a number of families have not picked up on this change so hopefully this helps clarify the situation.

23/06/19

Day of history and culture with a morning at Bayeux and the afternoon at the 360* cinema at Arromanches. https://t.co/T8gGVLz7u7

22/06/19

Lovely morning at Avranches market followed by lunch in le jardin des plantes next stop Mont St Michel https://t.co/hNb0JrfYjC

21/06/19

We have arrived, made beds now playing before dinner having stopped for lunch by the river. https://t.co/e9W1mMYiWs

21/06/19

We are on our way!! https://t.co/0WpbAtZTbX

21/06/19

Yes.

21/06/19

Due to a major event taking place at the school this afternoon, Picquets Way and the surrounding roads are likely to be significantly busier than normal. Where possible, please make alternative arrangements for picking your son/daughter up from school at the end of the day.

20/06/19

The Geography Department have dodged the rain this week and taken 120 Geographers to sunny Folkestone to collect primary data for their GCSE coastal studies. Students have learnt to beach profile, analyse sediment, complete EQIs and field sketch.👍 https://t.co/P2DntVGCTw

14/06/19

Retweeted From BookTrust

If you've been inspired by the incredible twists and turns in the , why not find out more about some incredible female footballers? Win our competition and you could be learning about four of the greats: https://t.co/E4yYI3Cjge https://t.co/F9Sd6oza5X

14/06/19

The Beacon Languages Department and especially the Year 9 French students are really looking forward to the arrival of our French visitors on Monday!

14/06/19

Retweeted From Keith Batchelor

Delighted to attend a reception last night with Chris Grayling to represent alongside so many community groups making such a difference to the local area https://t.co/ZDhzDcBFjh

14/06/19

Retweeted From Mrs Singleton 🧬🦠

Year 11 we have got this.... final science exam today, physics paper 2! You have been brilliant and worked incredibly hard. We will be in from 7:30am for final questions at breakfast revision. Best of luck! https://t.co/WkbO6ikrFg

13/06/19

A huge well done to all our Year 11 and Year 13 Geographers for completing your exams today. You have shown a huge commitment, enthusiasm and effort over the past few weeks and we are incredibly proud of you.🌍 From Team Geography

12/06/19

Could ALL GCSE Art students come to the Art Department at some point during the day on Friday 14th June to claim mounted work that has been unclaimed.

12/06/19

The Art and Photography GCSE and A Level exhibition will be taking place on Tuesday 26th of June from 4 - 6pm. All Art and Photography students, friends and families are invited to celebrate the students hard work. https://t.co/kDAsTqGXtI

Welcome

UPDATE - 24th June 2019:

Please find below a link to the Uniform Page.  This page shows the items that are compulsory and have the school logo.  Scroll to the bottom of the page where you will find the Uniform Guide with even more information.

Uniform

 

UPDATE - 11th June 2019:

Please find below two forms that need to be completed as soon as possible.

Biometric Consent Form

Consent Form

 

UPDATE - 5th June 2019: 

Just to confirm that prospective Year 7 families will receive Tutor Group/House information week commencing 10th June.  Our uniform provider - SWOTS - is having an Early Bird Discount week commencing 22nd June when families will benefit from a 10% discount.

Link to SWOTS

 

Dear Year 6 Families,

Welcome to The Beacon School. We are looking forward to you joining us in September 2019.

This section of our website will help you to find out as much as you can about The Beacon School before September.  It contains important information about the Year 6 into Year 7 transition and key forms that support this process.

You should have received a welcome message outlining key dates and forms that need to be completed.  The information that you provide will allow us to support your child and ensure they experience a smooth transition.  Please complete the online forms listed below by Monday, 29th April 2019:

Over the next few months, please take time to learn all about us so that you know what to expect when you arrive.  We have covered many areas which we feel are important and will be adding more information as the weeks progress – so please check these pages regularly. 

If you require further information please send an email to info@thebeaconschool.co.uk  and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

We hope that you will find this website useful and we are looking forward to seeing you very soon.

Jsheehan1

Justine Sheehan

Head of Lower School

Welcome Letter from Mr Batchelor, Headteacher and Mrs Sheehan