The New Beacon took Lockdown as an opportunity to develop remote, live teaching in the most imaginative, interactive ways possible. Please have a look at our social media channels (click on the icons at the top of the newsletter, or the top of the website) to catch up on some of what we achieved, and please take a look at the videos below.  Here is our News Wall and here is our full news page.

Year 6 even managed a virtual recording of their musical, The Rise and Fall of Miss Trunchball, and it was broadcast to parents and pupils during end of term celebrations:


Here is a super presentation that Mrs Taylor kindly put together showing some of the photos, thoughts and memories of Lockdown2020 from the Pre Prep and Junior School. Click here.

The Chapel Choir performed their chosen anthem, Didn’t My Lord Deliver Daniel by Richard Alain, virtually at the end of year Virtual Leavers’ Service:

Photos from the Year 6 and Year 8 socially distanced prize giving events can be seen by clicking here.

For an end of term treat and a bit of fun have a look at this wonderful rendition of Reach for the Stars performed by our wonderful pupils, their families and our staff members. Click here.

Here is the final sign off from Mr Young – who said, “all these PE Challenges have finished me off!”

The New Beacon PE challenge