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Mental Health Matters Launch of the Self Harm Policy

The launch events will take place as detailed below. more...

Published: 22/12/2014 | Audience: Inclusion Managers, Senior Leaders responsible for Safeguarding

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Guidance for Claiming Expenses and Mileage

Important notes to remember when making claims. From 1st December 2013 these conditions have been strictly enforced to help the Payroll team process your claims efficiently. more...

Published: 19/12/2014 | Audience: All school based staff who claim expenses and mileage

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Shirley Manor Primary Academy and Frizinghall Primary enjoy Maths success

Both schools are delighted after their pupils excelled in a national maths competition. more...

Published: 19/12/2014 | Audience: Primary schools, headteachers, maths teachers, governors

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Shipley College Open Day Thurs 22nd January, 4.30-7.30pm

Shipley College Open Days are a great way for you to come and check out the College and find out more about the courses and Apprenticeships we offer. more...

Published: 19/12/2014 | Audience: School leavers, Parents, Careers & Connexions PAs, Adults

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BPIP School Visits – Open Mornings and Open Afternoons.

BPIP Teaching and Learning Programme. more...

Published: 19/12/2014 | Audience: Headteachers

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Next PFE on 28 Januray 2015

The topic is: 16 to 20 - How can schools, Higher Education and Further Education institutions and families support young people into employment?” The forum will take place on Wednesday 28 January 2015 at 4pm at Keighley Campus, Leeds City College. more...

Published: 19/12/2014 | Audience: Everyone

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CSE Know the Signs - advice for parents re online privacy settings

The next phase of the CSE Know the Signs is now launched. Could schools please highlight this to parents? more...

Published: 18/12/2014 | Audience: All

Opportunity

School Grant Funding Opportunities

Grants for: US University Programme more...

Published: 18/12/2014 | Audience: Schools

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School Tragedy in Peshawar, Pakistan - Message from Michael Jameson

Many of you will have heard about the tragedy that took place in the school in Peshawar, Pakistan, yesterday and some of your families may have been affected by this terrible event. more...

Published: 17/12/2014 | Audience: ALL

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Mental Health Matters in Bradford Conference - Date for your diary

The Mental Health in Schools Strategy group is delighted to announce the first Mental Health Matters in Bradford Schools Conference on 24/03/15. more...

Published: 17/12/2014 | Audience: All

To Do List

Free School Meals - reminder for January Census

We have just finished our termly review of the Free School Meal (FSM) caseload and are reminding schools to ensure that they amend the records of any children that we have informed you no longer qualify. more...

Days overdue: 4 Completed by: 19/12/2014 | Audience: Headteachers, Business and Data managers

School Prioritisation

Can we remind you that you have until 19 December 2014 to submit your school's proposed priority level for 2015. more...

Days overdue: 4 Completed by: 19/12/2014 | Audience: All Headteachers of LA maintained schools

School Prioritisation Annual Review

Request for all headteachers of LA maintained schools, special schools and pupil referral units to provide the Bradford Achievement Service with your proposed priority level for 2015 by the end of the autumn term 2014. more...

Days overdue: 4 Completed by: 19/12/2014 | Audience: All Headteachers of LA maintained schools, special schools and pupil referral units

The School Information (England) Regulations 2008 S.I. 2008/3093

This is a reminder to please note the importance of publishing detailed information on your website concerning the following: more...

Days overdue: 4 Completed by: 19/12/2014 | Audience: To All Primary and Secondary School Headteachers

Changing to Full Budget Share for 2015-16

REMINDER: All schools in Bradford have their own bank accounts and have the option to receive either a full or a part budget share. There are a limited number of places available for Full Budget Share status for 2015-2016. Applications must be received in writing by 1 January 2015. more...

Days left: 9 Completed by: 01/01/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Business Managers, Finance Managers, Bursars

Amend the admissions oversubscription priority areas of Eldwick Primary

We are consulting on making changes to the school priority areas which have remained the same for a number of years. more...

Days left: 38 Completed by: 30/01/2015 | Audience: All Headteachers, School Staff and Governors

Consultation on the policy covering travel between home, school and college

We are seeking your views on proposed changes to the provision within the Council’s Travel Assistance policy. The consultation period will run from 24 November 2014 until noon on 15 February 2015. more...

Days left: 54 Completed by: 15/02/2015 | Audience: Headteachers and School Governors

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

199 schools are scheduled to close.

Other (i.e. Statutory)

Training Day

Emergency Closures

There are 2 closures caused by unforeseen circumstances.

Full Closure

Chellow Heights Special School

Re-opens 05/01/2015
Submitted by Chellow Heights Special School
Reason Due to Health and Safety
Additional Notes Health and Safety due to an outbreak of Flu and upper respiratory symptoms in pupils and staff
Last Updated 16/12/2014 13:30:21
Full Closure

Queensbury School

Re-opens 06/01/2015
Submitted by Queensbury School
Reason Closed for health and safety reasons due to an outbreak of sickness and flu / upper respiratory symptoms in students and staff.
Additional Notes Further information is available on the school website.
Last Updated 18/12/2014 08:43:20

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (23/12/2014)


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

Flu Queensbury School

Action: Do not visit until further notice Date Notified: 18/12/2014

Norovirus Horton Grange Primary School

Action: Do not visit until further notice Date Notified: 15/12/2014


To notify the Education Services of an virus issues please inform either Janine Munday or Jim Hughes

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