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Cross Trust Competition – World Book Day

On 5 March 2015, World Book Day saw the latest Cross Trust Competition take place at Ixworth Free School, called “Reading for Discovery”. As you can see from the above picture, even the teachers got into the spirit of things! Students were asked to. More

Exciting Plans For Ixworth Building Expansion

This is a very exciting time for everyone involved with Ixworth Free School, as they continue to develop and expand the school to provide the very best learning environment for students. Currently open to Year 7, 8 and 9 students, over the next two years they will. More

Cross Trust Competition – Fame Lab

  On Wednesday 3 February 2014, students from Beccles and Saxmundham Free Schools travelled across to Ixworth to compete in the latest Cross Trust Competition, called “Fame Lab”. The last event was a Lightning Chess Competition held just before Christmas which saw Ixworth crowned the. More

Cross Trust Competition – Lightning Chess

Students from Beccles, Ixworth and Saxmundham Free Schools all took part in the latest Cross Trust Competition, “Lightning Chess” on Thursday 11 December. Hosted by Beccles, the event saw the best chess players from each of the Schools compete for individual honours, but more. More

New Headteacher announced for Beccles Free School

A teacher who grew up in King’s Lynn and has recently been working in Norfolk will be taking up the role of Headteacher at Beccles Free School in April 2015. Having spent his school days in the west of the county, Nigel Youngman went. More

Saxmundham students create Human Poppy in remembrance, 100 years on

Students and staff of Saxmundham Free School spent Remembrance Day undertaking a range of commemorative activities as part of their ‘Why Do We Remember’ day, which saw students remember and reflect upon the sacrifices of all those who have fallen in conflicts around the. More

Admissions for 2015 are underway!

Although it is early in the academic year, it is a very important time for parents / carers of Year 6 students who are looking at all the options open to them in terms of secondary schools for admission in September 2015. All the. More

Congratulations to Beccles Headteacher

Press release from the Trust on 8 September 2014 reads: The headteacher of a successful free school in Suffolk has been selected for a national role with HMI (Her Majesty’s Inspectors) in education. John Lucas, who has been headteacher at Beccles Free School since. More

Welcome to our new website

We’re pleased to announce the launch of a new website for the Seckford Foundation Free Schools Trust this week. An individual site for each of the Trust’s three free schools in Beccles, Saxmundham and Ixworth will follow in the new academic year. This website. More