The Beacon Academy, Inc. is a non-stock, non-profit, co-educational secondary school, registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 5, 2009 by a group of incorporators, mostly parents of Beacon School students who were interested in providing quality education in a Filipino International School. Its campus is located at Cecilia Araneta Parkway, Biñan, Laguna. It has 1 consultant, 40 regular staff, 8 part-time staff, 19 outsourced staff and thirteen (13) members of the board of trustees.
It was certified for 3 years on December 24, 2013 and which ended on November 4, 2016.
The Beacon Academy is an independent secondary school that provides a four-year college preparatory program (Grades 9-12) to students ages 14-18. It is committed to providing a global education of a highest quality, rooted in an understanding of Filipino culture and traditions to children of all nationalities. It strives to be a learning community in which the collaborative search for understanding fosters thoughtful discourse, knowledge of self and the world community, and personal relationships that enhance moral character, mutual respect, and compassion. The Academy trusts in the strength and optimism of its students and their capacity to change the world.
The curriculum is organized around the framework provided by the Middle Years Programme of the International Baccalaureate Organization in grades 9 and 10, and the more prescriptive IB Diploma Programme in grades 11 and 12. These ensure that Beacon’s diploma is accepted globally to tertiary schools. The academy is also accredited by the Philippine Department of Education (DepEd).
Its sources of income include tuition fees, capital development fund, other school fees and interest income from deposits.