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14/11/19

Friday 13th December 2019 Save the Children Christmas Jumper Day. https://t.co/fJxU7Ej7J2

12/11/19

We currently have a vacancy for a Mini Bus Driver. https://t.co/kPR7xQED0c

11/11/19

Retweeted From Ramon Davis

Today was the day we launched our annual Beacon tradition of to our Year 7 students and form tutors today. Who’s going to win this beautiful trophy this year?? https://t.co/jFP8XZG59m

05/11/19

Retweeted From BBC

Who exactly was Guy Fawkes? 🎇 https://t.co/38uwIjwTZ1

21/10/19

Year 11 Boys Football County Cup 2nd round Beacon 2 Glyn 1 Match Report https://t.co/riPRU1umzc

15/10/19

Following student feedback, The Music Department has changed the day of rehearsals for The Beacon Singers to WEDNESDAY after school, starting this week. We look forward to seeing as many students from across the school there as possible! https://t.co/zi7yc8lCNy

09/10/19

Retweeted From The Beacon Friends' Association

Introducing the BFA Beacon School Lottery Prize Draw. Simply go to https://t.co/Ewu8DarBNb and select ‘The Beacon School’. Open to our everyone in our local community not just school members. First draw is Sat 16th Nov. Good Luck.

28/09/19

Retweeted From GLF Schools TT

Our trainee graduates doing the hat throw! Congratulations to you all! https://t.co/F6U8dPeroS

28/09/19

Congratulations. 👏🎉

27/09/19

QUIZ NIGHT Thank you so much for those who joined us for the quiz night last night. There were strong performances from the nine teams present, and it really was down to the line with only one point in it. Congratulations to this year's winners “Anyone for Tennis”. https://t.co/UVCijlxUUr

27/09/19

Retweeted From GLF Schools TT

. from graduating today at https://t.co/vVmv8rktne

27/09/19

Congratulations.👏🍾

23/09/19

The Beacon Singers is our non-audition choir, open to all students from Years 7-13. Rehearsals start tomorrow after school 3:15pm-4:15pm. Whether you're new to the school, a choir regular or returning after a short break, see you in the Music Dept tomorrow! https://t.co/NOcmM5ATAa

23/09/19

We are continuing to run our comic release scheme, in aid of the . If you have any comics or teenage magazines that you no longer want, can you please bring them to the Main Office. All donations must be in good condition and free of graffiti. https://t.co/veRg35HCSc

23/09/19

The Beacon School are continuing to collect used postage stamps, in aid of ‘Against Breast Cancer’. Last year we collected 5829 used postage stamps, and thank you to all those who very donated their stamps. Could the envelopes be handed into the Main Office. https://t.co/kAa3hFRgL7

Sixth Form Bursary

Dear Parents, Carers and Students

Sixth Form 16-19 Bursary Fund

I would like to take this opportunity to remind all students in the Sixth Form that might be facing financial difficulties that we operate a Discretionary 16-19 Bursary Fund.  If your household income is less than £30,500 per annum you will be eligible to claim up to £125.00 per academic year for specific educational purposes e.g. books, equipment, examination resit fees, university applications fees, university visits, uniform, educational visits and transport costs for school trips . 

To apply for the Discretionary 16-19 Bursary Fund please complete the form available from  Mrs J McBride and return it to her in the Sixth Form with the required up-to-date evidence of total household income.

In addition to the Discretionary 16-19 Bursary Fund mentioned above we also operate a Weekly Bursary Payment Scheme up to £20.00 per week maximum for students whose household income is below £16,190 per annum.  If you are eligible for this scheme you will also be eligible for the Discretionary 16-19 Bursary above and you might also be eligible for Free School Meals (application from Reception). 

To apply for the Weekly Bursary Fund or the Discretionary 16-19 Bursary please complete the Application Form available from Mrs McBride in the Sixth Form along with any relevant evidence paperwork in relation to household income as well as Child Benefit, Income Support etc

Registration for this scheme is confidential and it will not affect any other benefits you are claiming. 

If you have any queries about either scheme please contact Mrs McBride on 01737 359103 or email her on: j.mcbridge@thebeaconschool.co.uk

Yours sincerely

Mr Gary Newton, Director of Sixth Form

Bursary Discretionary Fund Policy 2018-2019

Bursary Guidelines for Application 2018

Bursary Application Form 2018