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Local businesses rally to save school’s Christmas

Local businesses rally to save Crowborough primary school’s Christmas.

School closures amid concerns of Covid transmission

In the Crowborough area, St Mary's, Fermor and High Hurstwood primary schools are closed to all or some year groups because of concernes about the transmission of Covid-19.
Nus Ghani MP on projector screen via WhatsApp

MP questioned by Crowborough school pupils

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden has virtually met with Year 5 students from Ashdown Primary School in Crowborough to discuss the workings of Parliament and answer their questions on her role as an MP.

Unveiling of the “History Wall” at Henry Fermor School

On 10th January a "History Wall" at Henry Fermor School was officially opened by the Mayor of Crowborough, Cllr Greg Rose. Sir Henry Fermor (1667-1734)...

Crowborough school gets new name

The new school, formed when Whitehill Infant's School and Herne Junior School are merged in September, it will be called Ashdown Primary School. The chosen...

Winners at the Sussex Teacher Awards

Teaching and support staff at Beacon Academy have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to the education and wellbeing of students at the Sussex Teacher of...
Headteacher, Anna Robinson, with the school’s Senior Student Leadership Team

Beacon top-performing school for third year running

League Tables confirm Beacon Academy in Crowborough is the top-performing school in East Sussex, and one of the highest achieving schools in the country,...
Official opening of Ashdown Primary School former throught the merger of Whitehill and Herne Schools in Crowborough

Opening of Ashdown Primary School

Yesterday saw the official opening of Ashdown Primary School in Crowborough. The new school has been formed through the merger of Whitehill Infant and Herne...
Beacon School Year 9 Boys Football County Shield Cup

Beacon win County Shield

Congratulations to Beacon Academy U14 Boys Football team who were victorious in their County Shield Cup Final against Hazelwick School.
Anna Robinson Headteacher Beacon Academy Nus Ghani Wealden MP

MP congratulates Beacon Academy on £1.3million to upgrade facilities

The MP for Wealden visited Beacon Academy in Crowborough today to congratulate the school on being successful with two applications to the Government's Condition Improvement Fund.