The Beacon School, Banstead
|The Beacon School|
|Local authority||Surrey County Council|
|Department for Education URN||137735 Tables|
|Age||11 to 18|
|Enrolment||1216 as of September 2015[update]|
The Beacon School, previously Nork Park School, is a mixed academy school in Banstead, Surrey. Although the lower school is non-selective, the Sixth Form stresses the importance of academic and extra-curricula achievement. The school's headteacher was Lisa Croke, from 2010-2015 and then Russell Bennett from 2015-2017. The current head is Keith Batchelor. The school elect Upper Sixth students as Sixth Form Officials; they take on the roles of Head Boy, Head Girl, Deputy Head Boy, Deputy Head Girl and Head of House.
Notable former teachers
- "Edubase record - Establishment: The Beacon School". Department for Education. Retrieved 2011-06-27.
- "Appointment of New Headteacher". The Beacon School. 26 April 2017. Retrieved 25 October 2017.
- "Romesh Ranganathan | Comedian For Hire | Booking Agent". Champions Speakers. Retrieved 2 April 2019.