Our next coffee morning is being held for Zone 3 parents and carers in term 6.
Race for Life is back!
On Friday 13th May a magistrate visited The Beacon, Folkestone to talk to Year 6 and Year 11 pupils, and Zone 2 School Council members.
We’d love for you to come and join us at either The Beacon Folkestone or The Beacon Walmer for a coffee morning. Have a hot drink and a chat with other parents and staff, including our Mental Health Lead, Ellie Garrett, who’ll be coming along to help signpost to support. The Beacon Walmer – Tuesday 10th May 2022 9.00-11.00am The Beacon Folkestone – Friday 13th May 2022 9.00-11.00am
Please come and join us for a coffee and a chat regarding The Beacon, our young people and for some fantastic sharing of information!
Kent County Council are offering the following three offers for the Christmas, February and Easter breaks. If you are eligible for income-related free school meals you can take advantage of the following offers: Supermarket vouchers in place of the free school meal provision over the holidays A free bus pass for families Holiday Activities and Food (HAF) Programme
It is the end of term 2 and our Head of School, Mrs Evans, has written to all parents/carers and pupils of The Beacon noting the achievements and highlights of this term. We are also reminded about the importance of CV-19 testing, especially before returning to school in January for term 3. With this in mind, we are asking for an online form to be completed confirming lateral flow results here You can read the newsletter below, or watch Mrs Evans read it out here
The Beacon Christmas Craft Fair is on 27th November 2021. We have some fantastic local businesses, so please come and support our school in raising money for our Zone 1 Discovery Garden.
As part of our community links, Carle Class from The Beacon Walmer visited The Corner Cafe for some delicious breakfast. They learnt and developed the skills of ordering from a menu, eating out in a café, and then paying for their meal at the end. Many thanks to the corner café in Walmer (@thecornerdeal) who welcomed our students and made this such a brilliant experience.
Folkestone Garden Centre are putting on a Father Christmas Grotto Experience. They are also having a Grotto Opening for SEN children and their families at the following times: From 9am to 10am on Saturday 11th & 18th December From 9am to 10am on Monday 20th through to Friday 24th December See the leaflet below for more information and click the link to book your experience.