Enrichment Day III

On Thursday 17th November, Beacon Hill Academy had the 3rd Enrichment Day of the academic year. This was an opportunity for all students to thoroughly engage in a variety of topics which supplement the PSHE programme.

Each year group had a theme which was investigated throughout the day and the breakdown of the themes […]

December 6th, 2016|Careers, Drama, DT, Engineering, Geography, Gifted & Talented, Humanities, Latest News, PEARS, Trips and Events|Comments Off on Enrichment Day III

Iceland Recount

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I walked into the idea of visiting Iceland not exactly knowing what to expect. All I was certain of was that I had to leave my house at three in the morning, drive to the airport and get on a plane. For me, this was an exciting prospect as I love adventure […]

October 15th, 2015|Engineering, Latest News, Trips and Events|Comments Off on Iceland Recount

Engineering Level 2 Achievement

Students have had the opportunity to attend apprenticeship days at a local company, Doosan Babcock, who provide services to the power generation sector. Being made aware of the qualifications that are required and the courses that are available. They also had an experience of welding in the welding booths wearing all the safety equipment […]

July 9th, 2015|Engineering|Comments Off on Engineering Level 2 Achievement

Engineering level 1 Achievement

In year 10 the students have been going to college once a week to complete a range of practical assessed tasks. The other lesson is spent at school completing theory work. They learn about metals, 3D orthographic drawing, lathe work and general making techniques with the metals they are working with. The students have […]

July 9th, 2015|Engineering, Trips and Events|Comments Off on Engineering level 1 Achievement