Year 7 Admissions 2021

Welcome to Barr Beacon School.  To help the transition process run as smoothly as possible we collect a range of information from a number of sources including your child's primary school and teacher as well as yourself.  Below you will find three forms that must be completed before your child can begin in year 7 with us in September 2021.  Please complete each of the three forms by clicking on the icons and submitting the information required.  


Over the coming months this page will grow with a wealth of information to further support transition and induction to Barr Beacon School.

Admissions Information Booklet

Below you will find three digital forms, please complete each form as soon as possible. 

Our Curriculum

Year 6 Summer School

Our Academic Summer School for Year 6 pupil attending Barr Beacon in 2021-2022 academic year takes place between 9th August 2021 and 13th August 2021. The Academic Summer School begins at 9am and finishes at 3pm.

All 150 spaces are now full.

This Academic Summer School will comprise of a blended approach, this was a model advised by the Department For Education. It will include:  

Academic Subjects: Staff in these subjects will pre-tutor pupils in topics that they will study in the Autumn term to ensure the content is familiar and support their progress at the start of the new academic year.  

Arts subjects: Our subject specialists will familiarise pupils with skills and concepts they will encounter during these rotation subjects in their first Autumn term. The sessions will adapt a team based approach to support pupils build relationships with peers.  

Sport: Sport will be an integral part of Summer school and will take place for 90 minutes every afternoon. This is important in promoting healthy lifestyles and supporting the mental well-being of pupils.  The team based approach to these sessions will help pupils to build relationships with peers.

Subjects included in the Summer School are Mathematics, Science, English, History, Languages, Computer Science, Sports Science, Drama, Music, Dance and PE.  

Pupils who currently receive Free School Meals will receive a hot meal and all pupils will have the opportunity to purchase food and drink from our bistro at lunchtimes.  

If you have any queries about Academic Summer School you can contact us at postbox@barrbeaconschool.co.uk

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The summer school menu and prices can be found HERE. Your child will need to pay with cash if not eligible for a free school meal. 

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