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Every Child Counts Changes

Every Child Counts interventions are one of the most effective uses of Pupil Premium money and Success@Arithmetic, 1st Class@Number and Numbers Count are excellent drivers for school improvement. more...

Published: 01/09/2014 | Audience: All primary staff

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Online Free School Meal data – available at your school NOW!

You should have by now received a full list of children who are currently registered for free school meals. This list will be the last list you receive from us in paper format. more...

Published: 29/08/2014 | Audience: All schools who use the Council's Free School Meals administration service

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The Government’s Prevent Strategy 2011

Prevent is part of the Government’s counter-terrorism strategy, CONTEST. Its aim is to stop people becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism. Prevent will address all forms of terrorism but continue to prioritise according to current threat levels. It’s about minimising the risk of people suppor more...

Published: 29/08/2014 | Audience: All

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Resubmission of Key Stage 4 results via BSO following remarks

Following GCSE results day many schools have submitted enquiries about results. more...

Published: 29/08/2014 | Audience: Headteachers, Exams Officers, i/c Data and Assessment

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Watch the Mighty Bantams play at Valley Parade for a bargain price!

What better way to kick off the new term by coming to see BCFC play at home for a bargain price?! more...

Published: 28/08/2014 | Audience: Heads, heads of PE, governors, parents

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Reminder - Children Not in Receipt of Full Time Education - 'Return'

A reminder to all schools to complete the 'Children Not in Receipt of Full Time Education return by 30 September more...

Published: 28/08/2014 | Audience: Headteachers

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Leave of Absence in Term Time - Penalty Notices Updated Guidance

Following the increased use of penalty notice fines for unauthorised leave of absence during 2013/14 we have updated the guidance for schools to assist and streamline the procedures more...

Published: 28/08/2014 | Audience: Headteachers, Attendance Leaders and Attendance Officers

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Public Health England guidance on Ebola risk assessments

There is currently an outbreak of Ebola occurring in West Africa. With this in mind I write to make you aware of recently published guidance from Public Health England (PHE) on Ebola risk assessment for educational, childcare and young persons’ settings. more...

Published: 27/08/2014 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Management Team, Childcare managers, Early Years managers

Opportunity

New Maths Curriculum for Year 4 Teachers

Are you a Y4 teacher and would like an understanding of the content and progression of the New Mathematics Curriculum? Do you need ideas for teaching some of the new content? Do you nee guidance in how to break down the new programmes of study? If so, then this is the course for you. more...

Published: 27/08/2014 | Audience: Year 4 Teachers, Phase Leaders

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New Maths Curriculum for Year 3 Teachers

Would you like an understanding of the content and progression of the New Mathematics Curriculum? Do you need ideas for teaching some of the new content? Do you need guidance in how to break down the new programmes of study? If so, then this is the course for you. more...

Published: 27/08/2014 | Audience: Year 3 Teachers, Phase Leaders

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Free School Meals Online data

The Council's Free School Meal data will be available online to schools in the next few weeks. Are you interested in a sneak preview? more...

Days overdue: 1 Completed by: 31/08/2014 | Audience: Headteachers, Business managers

Online Free School Meal data – available at your school NOW!

You should have by now received a full list of children who are currently registered for free school meals. This list will be the last list you receive from us in paper format. more...

Days left: 4 Completed by: 05/09/2014 | Audience: All schools who use the Council's Free School Meals administration service

Bookstart Treasure Bags

Order your free Bookstart Treasure Bags by 30 September! more...

Days left: 29 Completed by: 30/09/2014 | Audience: School nurseries

Children Not in Receipt of Full Time Education

In November 2013 Ofsted published a report regarding children not in receipt of full time education. Following visits to 15 Local Authorities Ofsted noted that ‘too many children and young people were not receiving full time education’. more...

Days left: 29 Completed by: 30/09/2014 | Audience: Headteachers and Attendance Leaders

Named Emergency Contacts

Recent emergency and out of school hours incidents have highlighted the importance of the Local Authority being able to contact school leaders, caretakers/site managers at home in the event of an occurrence which may affect the ability of a school to function the following day. more...

Days left: 29 Completed by: 30/09/2014 | Audience: Headteachers

Reminder - Children Not in Receipt of Full Time Education - 'Return'

A reminder to all schools to complete the 'Children Not in Receipt of Full Time Education return by 30 September more...

Days left: 29 Completed by: 30/09/2014 | Audience: Headteachers

Inspections

No schools have notified Education Services of an inspection.

To notify Education Services of an inspection please inform either Maureen Janane or Barbara Newsome.

Closed Schools

Colleges: For information on college closures please search for the college contact details on school finder

Scheduled Closures

183 schools are scheduled to close.

Occasional Day

Other (i.e. Statutory)

Training Day

Emergency Closures

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (01/09/2014)


IMPORTANT NOTE: This announcement does not include mainstream school large bus and Mybus (yellow bus) services operated by PTE, for further information T: 01133 481122 W: www.generationM.co.uk

Further information about PTS status.

Status of other Bradford Council Services

Please use the links below for the latest information on council services to schools:

Courses | Music Service and Peripatetic Services

The current status of the PTS service is displayed through one of three symbols:

  • PTS services are currently fully operational
  • Main routes (main roads) only are operational, PTS Buses and Taxis are providing a best endeavours service
  • The PTS bus and taxi service is not running today

IMPORTANT NOTE: This announcement does not include mainstream school large bus and Mybus (yellow bus) services operated by PTE, for further information on these please telephone Metro on 0113 3481122 or visit www.generationM.co.uk

Health

No schools have notified Education Services of any virus issues.


To notify the Education Services of an virus issues please inform either Janine Munday or Chris Hardaker

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