A look back at history

1975 » Les Anges Montessori Academy established in Lahore

1978 » Beaconhouse Public School opens in Lahore

1979 » Beaconhouse opens its first school in Karachi

1982 » Beaconhouse expands to Islamabad

1984 » The 10th Beaconhouse school opens

1986 » Beaconhouse opens its first purpose-built campus in Hyderabad

1988 » The 25th Beaconhouse school opens

1992 » Beaconhouse initiates its A Level Programme

1993 » Teacher Training Programme initiated in collaboration with Bradford University

1993 » The 50th Beaconhouse school opens

1994 » Mahmud Ali Kasuri Welfare Trust established

1996 » IFC, the World Bank’s private investment arm finances campus

1997 » The 75th Beaconhouse school opens

2001 » Beaconhouse Outdoor Education Programme initiated

2002 » Discovery Centre opens in Karachi

2002 » The Educators Schools System launched

2002 » Beaconhouse National University opens in Lahore

2002 » Launch of Beaconhouse Estates – an affordable residential Beaconhouse Employees

2003 » Beaconhouse Educational Services Ltd established

2004 » Student enrollment exceeds 50,000

2004 » First school outside Pakistan opens in Malaysia

2005 » Towards 2035: School of Tomorrow' Conference held in Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad

2005 » First school acquired in the Philippines

2006 » The 100th Beaconhouse school opens

2006 » First Beaconhouse school opens in Bangladesh

2006 » First Beaconhouse school opens in Oman

2007 » TNS Beaconhouse opens in Lahore

2007 » Beaconhouse acquires Cherub Nurseries and Pocklington Montessori in the UK

2007 » The 125th Beaconhouse school opens

2008 » First school acquired in Thailand

2009 » Beaconhouse enters into public-private partnership with Abu Dhabi Education Council

2009 » Beaconhouse acquires Newlands School in the UK

2010 » Beaconhouse acquires the master franchise for Gymboree Play & Music in Pakistan and opens its first centre in Lahore.

2010 » Beaconhouse acquires majority shares in Singapore International School, a leading network of eight schools in Indonesia.

2010 » School of Tomorrow: Freedom to Learn conference held in Lahore on the 35th Anniversary of Beaconhouse.

2011 » Beaconhouse-Newlands opens in Lahore

2011 » Beaconhouse receives the Brand of the Year Award 2010-11 for the best school system in Pakistan.

2011 » The Beaconhouse Times (TBT) Online launched

2011 » Bubbles – a Beaconhouse-developed, one-year playgroup – launched

2012 » TNS becomes an IB-accredited school and opens 2nd campus in DHA, Lahore

2012 » The second Gymboree centre opens in DHA Lahore

2012 » Beaconhouse-Newlands Kuala Lumpur opens in Malaysia

2012 » The fourth 'School of Tomorrow: Empowering Lifelong Learners' conference held in Malaysia on November 20-21

2013 » November, construction work started on a new block for Newlands International School, Cheras

2014 » Kota Kemuning Pre-School Campus – launched (June)

2014 » Beaconhouse 10th Anniversary (July)