Benjamin Britten School
an 11-18 co-educational day school

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Benjamin Britten Academy of Music and Mathematics

Part of the Hartismere Family of Schools

Headmaster: Mr Jim McAtear MSc MA MEd MPhil PGCE NPQH PSQI NLE

Deputy Headmaster: Mr David Park
Assistant Headmaster : Mr Andy George

Benjamin Britten Academy of Music and Mathematics
Blyford Road


NR32 4PZ      

Office Telephone: 01502 582312

Office Email:

School Newsletter Edition 14

Please see attached, the School Newsletter Edition 14

Statutory Policies, Procedures and Funding Agreements

Copies of all the Policies and Procedures which are required of the school are found on this page.

School Staffing

Leadership Mr J McAtear – Headmaster Mr D Park – Deputy Headmaster/Head of Upper School Mr A George – Assistant Headmaster/Head of Lower School Mrs D Greenard – Business and E...

Term Dates

Spring Term 2016 Students Start : Wednesday 6th January 2016 Students Finish : Thursday 24th March 2016 Summer Half-Term : Monday 15th February – Friday 19th February 2016 PD ...

Admissions Consultation 3 January – 28 February 2017

If you would like to make any comments on our Admission Consultation please forward them to: Vikki Rogers (Headmaster’s PA) Benjamin Britten Music Academy Blyford Road Lowesto...

Sixth Form Consultation

Sixth Form consultation documents.

School Newsletter Edition 11

Please see attached, the School Newsletter for Autumn Half-Term 1.

Benjamin Britten School: Our History

Benjamin Britten School opened in September 1978 to serve the growing population of North Suffolk. It was designed as an ‘Upper School’ catering for students aged 13 to 18. Na...

School Nurse Service

Helen Dyer is the designated School Nurse for our school. Helen has been a school nurse for 14 years and is a Registered General Nurse and a Registered Midwife with a speciali...

School Uniform Policy

Uniform - Girls Navy blazer with School logo (only available from ‘Screens’)* Kilt (only available from ‘Screens’)**    *** Plain white shirt (long or short sleeved—buttoned t...

Breakfast Club and Afternoon Prep

Breakfast Club is held in the Dining Hall from 8am, Monday to Friday. Children in receipt of Free School Meals will have an additional £1.00 applied to their accounts which ma...

Open Evening September 2016

We are looking forward to welcoming Year 6 Parents to our Open Evening on Tuesday 27th September! Please see the details below:

School Hire

Hire of School Premises If you would like to hire the school premises please contact: Debbie Greenard - Business and Estates Manager Telephone (01502) 582312 ext: 241

School Newsletter

The School Newsletter, 'Spotlight', is published at the end of each half-term and is a tribute to the commitment and accomplishments of our scholars and staff. A paper copy of...

The Dining Halls

The Dining Hall is situated in the heart of the school. This is a more formal dining area where scholars are seated at oak tables placed on chequer board flooring. It is set a...

Headmaster’s Welcome

Welcome to Benjamin Britten Music Academy and Centre of Excellence in Mathematics. It’s an honour to serve the children of Lowestoft, East Norfolk and the Waveney Valley in wh...

GCSE Examination Results 2015

Cohort 189 English A*- C 56% Mathematics A*- C 64% 5 A*- C including English and Mathematics 38% 5 A*- C 49% 5 A*- G 94% English Baccalaureate 11% Expected Progress in English...

Interim Executive Board

Maureen Eade Chair Effectiveness of Leadership and Management Quality of Teaching Behaviour Ethos Safeguarding SEN Looked After Children Alexander (Sandy) Davies Vice Chair Qu...

School Daily Routine

8:50 am – Registration 8:55 am – Assembly 9:10 am – Lesson One 10:50 am – Morning Break 11:10 am – Lesson Two 12:50 pm – Lunch Time 13:50 pm – End of Lunch and Start of Period...

Blyford Road
NR32 4PZ

01502 582312
01502 566779

Part of the Hartismere Family of Schools

Executive Headteacher: James McAtear

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