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Beacon Academy, an extra year of school between 8th and 9th grades, prepares smart, hard-working and kind urban students for success in independent high schools. It is the first school of its kind in the country.
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Beacon AcademyMonday, November 20th, 2017 at 4:03pm
Know a prospective student for Beacon? Join us for our Open House on 12/1 and sign up here!
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Beacon AcademySunday, November 12th, 2017 at 1:09pm
Alumni Homecoming @ Bella Luna
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Beacon AcademyTuesday, November 7th, 2017 at 9:39pm
Join us for our Open House on Friday, December 1st! Prospective students, nominating organizations, and individual nominators are highly encouraged to attend at Temple Israel. Learn more about what it takes to get into Beacon.

To sign up for the Open House, please RSVP here: http://bit.ly/2yepyPH
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Beacon AcademyThursday, October 26th, 2017 at 9:47pm
Here's what participants in Beacon's 12th Annual Symposium on Race and Class in Education had to say about the event. We thank all for their candor, thoughtfulness, and bold approach to tackling these subjects.
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Beacon Academy added 60 new photos — at Beacon Academy.Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 1:53pm
Educators and champions of equity joined together on October 20th, 2017 at Temple Israel for a full day of dialogue around race and class.

An informative panel discussion, community forum, and a number of workshops were hosted by Beacon Academy.

Images: ARS MAGNA STUDIO
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Beacon AcademyMonday, October 16th, 2017 at 12:27pm
Our very own Rebecca Forrester, Beacon's College Advisor, makes a visit to Buxton to see our graduates thriving in the beautiful town of Williamstown.

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Monday, November 20th, 2017 at 1:33pm
We had a great time at the Lilla G. Frederick High School fair today signing up prospective students with Beacon graduates Iashai and Angelica! https://t.co/70fdYASwYi beaconboston photo
Monday, October 23rd, 2017 at 11:56am
Over 38 independent schools and 90 total organizations attended the Symposium on Friday. Photos: https://t.co/rBn0NfV3XV https://t.co/2tNckIMJ8j beaconboston photo
Thursday, October 19th, 2017 at 9:54pm
We hope you can join us for the Symposium! See you all tomorrow morning ☺️ https://t.co/4UfeNCHcQv beaconboston photo

Class of 2017: High School Placements!

We’ve combined the exciting news of high school placement with photos of Beacon’s co-curricular program. Our activities outside the classroom prepare our students for success in independent schools by increasing their cultural fluency and ease in social situations. These photographs depict some of these activities and the spring courses offered to the Class of 2017.

Adrian Aguasvivas – The Buxton School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Marianne Alagos – Brimmer and May 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carlos Alvarado –Milton Academy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Teejay Cardoso –Buckingham Browne & Nichols

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Exavion Clerveau – Dublin School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anaya Depina – Newton Country Day School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Danny Depina – The Winchendon School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Angelica Estrella – Walnut Hill School for the Arts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stephanie Gutierrez – Buckingham Browne & Nichols

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Michael Hastings – Placement Pending

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jerry Lamothe – Concord Academy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Adelis Liriano – Miss Hall’s School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jusmaylin Melo – The Buxton School 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anthony Mora – Milton Academy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Makai Murray – St. George’s School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meleah Neely – Concord Academy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quinton Nsamba –  Brimmer and May

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Julie Oliveira – Waldorf High School of Massachusetts Bay

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kamaru Oseni – St. Paul’s School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kashetu Oseni – St. Paul’s School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

T’Nysha Peete – Waldorf High School of Massachusetts Bay  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stalin Polanco – Belmont Hill School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elon Stefan – St. Mark’s School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wesley Ward- Placement Pending

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Davida Wright – Kents Hill School