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The Compass Centre at Beacon Walmer has now opened.
The Beacon Walmer, Salisbury Rd, Walmer, CT14 7QJ
Imagining Autism Pod at Walmer Imagining Autism Pod at Walmer The Imagining Autism pod is up and running at The Beacon Walmer.
Read more about Peter Rabbit's garden.
View more Photos of our Imagining Autism Pod at Walmer
Free Cricket Sessions
FREE CRICKET SESSIONS happening Wednesday afternoons 4.30pm-5.45pm at The Beacon 🏏 Please call us on 01303 847555 for more information 🙂
View the Mindful March 2022 Calendar
Count on Me - The Beacon Staff
We hope you enjoy our staff’s rendition ‘Count on Me’ by Bruno Mars.
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Folkestone welcomed Little Amal yesterday (19th October 2021).
Some of our 6th formers were invited to meet Amal and presented her with the wonderful necklaces created by our students.
Read more about Walk with Amal
View our End of Term Letter - 1st April 2022
School Visit – Wednesday 9th March 2022

On the 9th March, Barbados Class were delighted to welcome visitors from Year 6 Seabrook Primary School. We enjoyed a question and answer session where the children asked each other questions to find out about each other’s schools, and enjoyed making comparisons. We invited our visitors to travel back in time by crawling through a tunnel to explore our Ancient Egypt Imagining Autism pod. Our Year 6’s loved showing our new friends around the school, in particular the adventure playground and the sensory garden. After enjoying refreshments together, we then produced these amazing silhouette paintings before saying goodbye. We plan to continue our collaboration by visiting Seabrook Primary School.

Coffee Morning – Wednesday 9th March 2022

The 9th March saw the second coffee morning at The Beacon Folkestone ☕️ Parents stayed for coffee and cake, chatted the time away sharing stories and recommending places to visit that suit their young people. Feedback was very positive and all would like to increase the opportunity to meet, talk and make new friends and connections. The next coffee morning all Beacon parents are invited to will be held at our satellite at Walmer on Tuesday the 22nd March between 9.15am and 10.45am. We look forward to seeing you then!

Find out more about Zone 1 Coffee Morning
Internal School Visit – Monday 14th March 2022

Two sites… Two schools… Two classes… One fantastic outcome!

Puerto Rico Class from The Beacon in Folkestone came to visit Carle Class at The Beacon Walmer on Monday 14th March 2022 and got to explore their iA pod. The theme of Walmer’s iA pod is Mr McGregor’s Garden. The garden has had many visitors recently including aliens, dinosaurs and now our friends from Puerto Rico Class.