Achievements

A Year in Review: 2018-2019

After an exciting first year as Beacon Hill Academy, we’d like to wish all of you a happy and restful break; well done to all!
Here’s our first Year in Review…

July 12th, 2019|Achievements, Latest News, Latest Videos|Comments Off on A Year in Review: 2018-2019

Dame Kelly Holmes Trust/AQA Unlocking Potential 

Dame Kelly Holmes Trust/AQA Unlocking Potential 
London 2019 
Luke, Jake, Leah and Roksani were nominated to take part in this program in October 2018.  Hundreds of Learners were nominated across England and only 80 Learners were successfully picked by a panel. 

We attended an event in Manchester in November where the program was launched and 80 Learners from 20 schools […]

July 4th, 2019|Achievements, Latest News, Trips and Events|Comments Off on Dame Kelly Holmes Trust/AQA Unlocking Potential 

Year 9 Rugby Success!

Congratulations to the Year 9 boys Rugby Team who were crowned Halesowen and Stourbridge District Rugby champions last night. They have maintained their 3-year unbeaten run and played some incredible free-flowing rugby in the process. The spirit and commitment the learners showed last night, in absolutely appalling conditions, was a joy to behold!
The future […]

April 5th, 2019|Achievements, Latest News|Comments Off on Year 9 Rugby Success!

Year 9 ‘Wolves Den’ Challenge

This was an opportunity for 10 Learners to pitch for their own business and compete with other local schools and colleges, in Wolverhampton’s very own unique entrepreneurial competition, ‘Wolves Den’. It was hosted by University of Wolverhampton’s Business School and supported by the experts.

Learners had to compete on the day for a prize of being […]

February 14th, 2019|Achievements, Latest News, Trips and Events|Comments Off on Year 9 ‘Wolves Den’ Challenge

Albion host PL Enterprise competition

A group of Learners from Beacon Hill Academy were selected to attend an exciting day of Enterprise Skills development, as part of the Albion Foundation program.

Article from wba.co.uk:
YOUNGSTERS from a handful of schools in the local area competed in the first official round of this year’s Premier League Enterprise competition for the chance to […]

December 3rd, 2018|Achievements, Latest News|Comments Off on Albion host PL Enterprise competition

KS3 Glider Challenge – RAF Cosford

Our year 7 Learners put in a brilliant performance yesterday at their very first STEM challenge at the RAF Cosford. They have been working extremely hard over the last few weeks preparing for the day. They had to research all about Gliders to create their very own design and model which went head to […]

April 23rd, 2018|Achievements, Latest News, Science, Trips and Events|Comments Off on KS3 Glider Challenge – RAF Cosford

Dudley Schools Rugby Tournament

Well done to all the boys in Year 7, 8 and 9 who took part in this weeks Dudley schools Rugby tournaments. Unfortunately the Year 8 tournament was cancelled due to flooded pitches at Old Halesonians, but will be rescheduled for Thursday 19th April.

The boys were fantastic and their effort was a pleasure to observe. They made […]

March 21st, 2018|Achievements, Latest News, Sport|Comments Off on Dudley Schools Rugby Tournament

Beacon Hill Academy Learners Dazzle in the Leadership Programme

Dudley MAT meeting – Friday 26th January 2018

The first meeting with Learners at all schools in the Dudley Multi Academy Trust since the creation of the MAT was hosted at Hillcrest. Although it was only a brief meeting, the morning session proved to be invaluable and an insightful and innovative way of exploring the […]

January 29th, 2018|Achievements, Gifted & Talented, Latest News, Student Leadership, Trips and Events|Comments Off on Beacon Hill Academy Learners Dazzle in the Leadership Programme

The National Concert Band Festival

The National Concert Band Festival is a competition in which school bands from all over the country participate. On Sunday 19th November, Beacon Hill Academy Friday Band went to Wrekin College to compete at this event. 

The band performed three songs to an audience and two adjudicators: The Incredibles, Dances from the Duck Pond […]

November 28th, 2017|Achievements, Latest News, Trips and Events|Comments Off on The National Concert Band Festival

Beacon Hill Academy Cricketer’s Bowled Over at Festival Success!!

 

The Year 7 & 8 Cricket team certainly enjoyed the sunshine by finishing runners up in the inaugural Come and Play cricket festival at Enville Cricket Club.  The festival is designed to inspire Learners to play cricket outside of school and gave them the opportunity to compete against lots of different schools at an actual cricket club.  Both […]

July 5th, 2017|Achievements, Latest News, Sport|Comments Off on Beacon Hill Academy Cricketer’s Bowled Over at Festival Success!!