Timber Pond Road
|Motto||Gloria in Excelsis Deo|
|Religious affiliation(s)||Church of England|
|Department for Education URN||145313 Tables|
|Age||11 to 19|
Bacon's College is a co-educational secondary school and sixth form located in Rotherhithe, London, England. It was previously a City Technology College, but officially changed to academy status in 2007.
Founded in 1703 by Josiah Bacon, a fellmonger, its first location was above the porch of St Mary Magdalen, Bermondsey, as Bacon's School. It was relocated to nearby Grange Road in 1860. As part of the development of Docklands area of Rotherhithe it became a CTC in a completely new campus. The college enjoyed its tercentenary in 2003, and held a grand Founder's Day service in St Paul's Cathedral to celebrate the event. Normally its Founder's Day service is held at Southwark Cathedral.
Bacon's College opened on its current Rotherhithe site in 1991, moving from its old building in Bermondsey. Bacon's College is a 11-19 Church of England school sponsored by United Learning. The College opened in 1991 in the heart of London Docklands with a new building. Every year 180 students are admitted into the Academy.
Students are taught: English; Mathematics; Computer Science; Biology; Chemistry; Physics; Religious Education; Business; History; Design and Technology; Modern Foreign Languages (French and Spanish); Geography; Art and Textiles; Physical Education; Media Studies; Drama; Personal, Social and Health Education; Music; and Food Technology.
The current heads of departments are shown in the table below.
|Maths||Ms S Moghal|
|Science||Mr J Foley|
|Religious Education||Ms H Austin|
|English||Dr C Kearns|
|Modern Foreign Languages||Ms J Emuan/Ms F Frost|
|Geography||Ms A Hall|
|History||Ms C Newton|
|Physical Education||Mr C Pyke|
|Information Technology||Ms G Nayer|
|Art and Technology||Ms K Vas|
|Learning Development||Ms N Mataria|
|Year 7||Ms Y Le|
|Year 8||Ms R Peppitt|
|Year 9||Ms R Saadani|
|Year 10||Mr M Alemu|
|Year 11||Ms T Lijoka|