Welcome to Beechen Cliff!
Beechen Cliff is a school which has a long and illustrious tradition
but which looks confidently to the future. It is a boys' school
with a co-educational sixth form and welcomes children of all abilities
who have a serious attitude towards their education.
Year 10 assembly in the Hall
Education at BCS is about high standards and aspirations, not
only academically, but in all aspects of the life of the School.
Thanks to the dedication and commitment of the staff, a number of
whom are Old Boys, the atmosphere is scholarly and purposeful, yet
it is also calm and happy, for we believe that education should
be a thoroughly enjoyable experience.
Members of the concert band at the Annual Concert
We hear a good deal about change in education and rightly so.
The world is undergoing rapid change - the influence of Information
and Communication Technology being one example among many - and
Beechen Cliff pupils will be equipped to thrive in the years ahead.
We hear rather less, sadly, about those things which do not change
- the need for hard work, self-discipline, good manners, concern
for others and so forth. These are the values which underpin our
The distinctive BCS tie
If you wish to see what the School has to offer there is a Prospective
Parents' Evening in the autumn followed by an Open Day when you
may see BCS at work. We encourage you also to come for an individual
visit. To arrange this, or if you have any further query, please
do not hesitate to contact me.
Telephone (01225) 480466. Fax (01225) 314025