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MP visits Ixworth Free School as refurbishment programme nears completion

Students at Ixworth Free School welcomed Matthew Hancock, MP for West Suffolk, on Friday (27th November) for a special tour around the school’s new facilities. The school opened in September 2014 as part of the Seckford Foundation Free Schools Trust and has been undergoing. More

Winter Games Cross Trust Competition

On 18 November 2015, Beccles Free School welcomed students from Ixworth and Saxmundham as they hosted the ‘Winter Games 2015’, Cross Trust Competition. The ‘Winter Games’ is an endurance event, which incorporates various skills from sports that the students play at school during the. More

We will remember them

Students and Staff from across the three schools in the Trust, marked Remembrance Day 2015 with a series of special assemblies and a 2 minutes silence.           Dr Cawley,Prinicpal and CEO of the Trust (pictured above), was at Ixworth Free. More

Staff PD (Professional Development) Week

Staff at all Free Schools within the Trust are embarking on a very important week this week. The Trust altered term dates to extend the October half term to two weeks for students, and staff benefit from five extra days of professional development during. More

Outstanding students celebrate GCSE results at Beccles and Saxmundham Free Schools

Year 11 students from Beccles and Saxmundham Free Schools are celebrating their achievements following the publication of GCSE results today, 20th August 2015. At Beccles Free School, student Emelia Cole is celebrating after achieving an outstanding nine A*s and two As at GCSE. Emelia. More

First GCSE results at Beccles and Saxmundham Free Schools

Beccles and Saxmundham Free Schools have announced their first set of GCSE results today. At Beccles Free School, 39% of students achieved 5 GCSEs at A*-C including English and Maths. 29% achieved the English Baccalaureate (EBacc) performance measure, this is A*-C grades in the. More

World-class achievement for Beccles students at Robotics World Championships in China

A team of six students from Beccles Free School in Suffolk are second best in the world, after an outstanding performance representing England at the RoboCup CoSpace Robotics World Championships, the world’s largest robot competition, held last week in Hefei, China. The RoboCup Junior. More

Cross Trust Competitions Update

The latest two instalments in the Cross Trust Competition series saw students from Saxmundham, Ixworth and Beccles Free Schools get together to showcase their musical talents before moving on to compete against each other in the sporting arena at Woodbridge School. The first event,. More

Free School Students Meet Royal Visitor

Students from Beccles and Saxmundham Free Schools had the special honour of meeting Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Gloucester, when she visited Woodbridge on 10 June to unveil a special commemorative plaque in celebration of 500 years since the birth of the town’s. More