Achievements

Year 9 ‘Wolves Den’ Challenge

Year 9 students from Beacon Hill Academy  took part in a Wolves Den (Dragon’s Den style) competition at the University of Wolverhampton on the 11th of February, as part of the Aspire to HE program.  They were competing against year 12 students in the final round.  Our learners won 1st prize, a trophy and £500 […]

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

Albion host PL Enterprise competition

A group of students 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 students 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

Year 8 Rugby Success!

A huge congratulations to the Year 8 Rugby side who won the Dudley school’s Rugby Tournament on the 19th April.

They scored 15 tries and did not concede one, winning all their matches in the process.

They were a huge credit to the school and showed exceptional character, sportsmanship and talent.

The squad:

Ben Pogson (Captain)
Joe May
[…]

April 23rd, 2018|Achievements, Latest News, Sport, Trips and Events|Comments Off on Year 8 Rugby Success!

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

Year 7 Girls Football Tournament

The Beacon Hill Academy girls football was reborn last Friday as a group of enthusiastic year 7 girls entered the Dudley schools football tournament at Dudley College.

Although they unfortunately missed out on the semi finals by not qualifying from the group stage every match was a close run thing. They performed fantastically well and won […]

March 21st, 2018|Achievements, Latest News, Sport, Trips and Events|Comments Off on Year 7 Girls Football Tournament

Beacon Hill Academy Students Dazzle in the Leadership Programme

Dudley MAT meeting – Friday 26th January 2018

The first meeting with students 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 Students Dazzle in the Leadership Programme

Cross-Country Baggeridge/Himley Hall

Here are some pictures from September when we took over 40 students to the Annual Dudley cross country championships. Beacon Hill Academy students raced against some of the finest athletes in the borough over a tough and gruelling cross country course. At the event eight Beacon Hill Academy students were given letters to represent Dudley at a […]

December 18th, 2017|Achievements, Latest News, Sport, Trips and Events|Comments Off on Cross-Country Baggeridge/Himley Hall

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

Basketball Success

Tuesday evening saw the start of the year 11 basketball season with a short trip to Castle High.
After defeat against the same opposition last year it was important we started well to fulfil our aspirations of challenging for the league title this year. Our boys are an extremely talented side but over the last […]

November 23rd, 2017|Achievements, Latest News, Sport, Trips and Events|Comments Off on Basketball Success