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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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Students have been celebrating World Book Day today (Monday 5th March) at Beccles Free School, after having to postpone the originally planned day to the school closure from the snow last week. Students dressed as their favourite literary characters, made book recommendations to one another and celebrated all that is great about reading. There was...... more

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