Welcome

As Principal, it is my great privilege and pleasure to welcome you to Lord Lawson of Beamish Academy. You are looking to join the academy at an exciting time in its history and development. The academy is improving fast, and I am firmly committed to providing every pupil here with...

About Us

Lord Lawson of Beamish Academy is a larger-than-average mixed secondary school in the town of Birtley. The school role is usually around 1450 students, including around 200 in the sixth form. The school occupies a large site, elevated above the east side of the town. Birtley is situated in the...