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Headteacher: Mr Nigel Youngman

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At Beccles Free School we offer a curriculum that enables our students to flourish academically and lay the foundations for their successful progression into post-16 learning.  Our strong pastoral support system and wide range of enrichment activities help our students to develop and contribute positively to the local community.  As an inclusive school we celebrate the successes of all of our students together as a community and we have aspirations that everyone will make progress over and above the national average … more

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The Department for Education has recently released its validated results for last year’s GCSE performance, confirming Beccles Free School as being in the top 10 in Suffolk and top 10% performing schools nationally for progress. Students at the school have been celebrating this news. Beccles Free School’s Progress 8 score of +0.44 puts the School...... more

On Thursday 7th December, the Beccles Chess Team travelled over to Ixworth Free School to compete against Saxmundham and Ixworth in the latest Cross Trust Competition, “Lightning Chess”. The “Lightning Chess” tournament saw match-ups in each year group from Y7-10, with each game lasting a maximum of eight minutes. The winning player being decided by...... more

Beccles Free School, which is part of the Seckford Foundation Free Schools Trust (the Trust), is celebrating its Progress 8 performance table position as joint sixth out of 92 secondary schools in Suffolk, for the progress students have made since age 11. All three of the Trust’s schools, which include Ixworth and Saxmundham Free Schools,...... more