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Believing In Success For All

Beckmead College 14-19 Provision for young people with SEMH and/or Autism

All students at the College have an Education, Health and Care Plan. They are identified as having SEMH and / or Autism, which could be accompanied by challenging behaviour.

The College has a main campus and a subsidiary campus at Alverston Gardens and is for a maximum of 100 students. The main site is a multi-million-pound new build and facilities include state of the art vocational workshops offering Catering, Bricklaying, Carpentry & Joinery, Motor Mechanics, Painting & Decorating and Multi-skills. These vocational areas are designed to promote a direct link into work and apprenticeships by replicating a business type environment.

Beckmead College also contains a state of the art bespoke rooms for Media and Music. The College is designed around a central area that contains a full size Boxing Ring that will support the delivery of sports courses.

Key Stage 4 Curriculum Offer

Pupils will choose a curriculum pathway from a choice of 4:

At Key Stage 4 students follow a broad curriculum that incorporates core subjects English, Mathematics, Science, Citizenship and ICT. They can follow option subjects in Business, Food, Sport, Art and Media or Music. They also have a vocational offer focused on construction or mechanics.

Post 16 Curriculum Options

At Key Stage 5 students can choose a curriculum pathway from a choice of 4:

  1. Construction– Carpentry & Brick laying /multipurpose
  2. Mechanics & Engineering (Motor Mechanics)
  3. Media - Media & Film CTEC
  4. Catering

Each pathway will, in addition, incorporate core subjects Maths and English, and an enrichment programme consisting of ICT, PE, ASDAN Life Skills including Budget Management, Careers and Employability. Students will gain an ‘Employability’ qualification through ASDAN. One day a week students will attend a work placement which, as far as possible, is linked to their vocational pathway.

Address: Beckmead College, Tennison Road, South Norwood, London. SE25 5RR
Telephone: 0208 289 4701
Email: collegeadmissions@beckmead.croydon.sch.uk