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Jake Davison (Bottom) and Kirsty Gandar (Titania) Beacon Academy Midsummer Night's Dream

Beacon Academy mark 400 years since Shakespeare died

All the world's a stage," wrote William Shakespeare, who died 400 years ago this week. The Royal Shakespeare Company has invited schools across the country...
Janet Hogg Sussex Headteacher of the Year 2020

Former Crowborough headteacher named best in Sussex

Janet Hogg, former Head of School at Ashdown Primary in Crowborough, has been named 'Sussex Headteacher of the Year'.

Photo Special: New mobile classroom being craned into position

This morning the new mobile classroom at Herne School was lifted into position.  CrowboroughLife was there to see the first of three segments being...

Beacon Academy achieve their best ever GCSE results

Following on from last week’s exceptional A Level results, Beacon Academy in Crowborough are delighted to announce that they have replicated these outstanding outcomes...

MP welcomes increased funding for Wealden’s Schools

The Secretary of State for Education has told parliament, schools will get an increase of 0.5% per pupil from the next school year, and a...
Pastoral Care Provider of the Year 2018 for the Wealden district: Sue Layne, The Beacon Academy

Sussex Teacher of the Year Awards

Five members of Beacon Academy staff have been acknowledged for their outstanding contribution to the education and wellbeing of our students at the Sussex Teacher of the...

100% of students who sat A Levels at Beacon have passed them

Beacon Academy are celebrating another particularly successful year with, for the first time ever, 100% of students who sat A levels and equivalents passing...

Music Centre to move from Crowborough

It has been announced that in January the Saturday music school will move from Crowborough to Heathfield Community College. Area Music Centres support students who are...

School in Crowborough considers increasing class sizes

In a letter to parents, the Headteacher of St John's Primary School in Crowborough has said that, along with many other schools in East...

Beacon Academy “incredibly proud” of their students’ performance

Beacon Academy have secured their best set of A-Level results for the third-year running, with almost a third A* and A grades. On their website Beacon Academy put...