Entries by Charles Cross

Presentation to the Prince’s Trust

The Year 13 students who formed the 2018 Rob’s Festival Committee, alongside the Chair of the BSA, Wendy Cooper, have presented Steve Lindsay from the Prince’s Trust with a donation from the proceeds of this year’s festival. This is the ninth year that Beaumont has put on a festival of music and sport, dedicated to […]

Sporting start to the year

Beaumont PE has got off to an excellent start to the new academic year, with numerous victories across a range of sports, including, Year 11 girls’ netball,U13 boys’ football. Year 7 boys have already made their mark in both rugby and football.

Author Visits

Penny Joelson, author of our “whole school read”, I Have No Secrets, has visited the school to discuss her writing with students from Years 8 – 11 and to talk to individuals as part of a book-signing in the school Library. The Library team has also arranged a visit by Susin Nielsen, who gave a reading […]

Welcome to Year 7 Barbecue

The BSA and Year 10 Mentor Team welcomed new Year 7 families to the Beaumont community at a barbecue today. While Year 7 students made use of the all-weather pitches, their parents got to know each other over a top quality burger and a drink (or two …).

Beaumont students set a new standard for GCSE success

Students and teachers are celebrating outstanding GCSE results. Mr Atkinson said, ‘I am delighted that our students and their teachers have risen to the challenge of the demanding new GCSE courses. We are looking forward to starting the new term with our largest and best qualified Sixth Form ever.’ Head of Year 11, Miss Cleverly, […]

Record ‘A’ level Results

Mr Atkinson, congratulated jubilant students and staff who are celebrating another year of record ‘A’ level results for Beaumont. ‘It’s particularly rewarding that so many students have reached or surpassed their aspirations, with our highest ever number of top grades and a record average points score per student’. Head of Sixth Form, Mr de Kort, […]

Rob’s Festival: 2018

The ninth annual Rob’s Festival celebrated the summer sunshine with a return to the school field as it’s main location. Students, staff and parents worked together to put on a splendid event, featuring House stalls and, of course, plenty of music from local talent across a range of genres. The event raised over £6,500 for […]

Yr 7 Drama Club production of ‘Trolls’

Over 60 eager Year 7 students took part in their Drama Club production of ‘Trolls’ – based on the Dreamworks film. The cast were directed by three Year 12 Drama Captains, working alongside Year 10 Assistant Captains, using the A Block amphitheatre for the first time in a public performance. A collection at the event […]

International Women in Engineering Day

Forty Beaumont students have taken part in project work to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day, 2018.  Dr Jones led the programme which included guest speakers, Nicola Morris from Stomor and Erin Valenzuela from MBDA.

Year 8 Drama Club performance

Members of the Year 8 Drama Club have presented their devised performance based on the book The Giver by Lois Lowry. This novel has been the latest in Beaumont’s “Whole School Reads” programme and was used as the inspiration for the dramatic piece.