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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

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Reminder: Sentinel Standard Incident Report for Autumn Term is due

Please can you ensure you have submitted the Summer Term 2014 Standard Incident Report by 16 January 2015. more...

Published: 17/12/2014 | Audience: Sentinel Reporting Officers

Opportunity

Creative TeachMeet at Impressions Gallery

Creative TeachMeet is a great opportunity to meet together, network and share ideas about creative teaching and learning, inside and outside the classroom. more...

Published: 17/12/2014 | Audience: Teachers from all subjects and spheres, youth workers, creative practitioners, museum and gallery ed

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Education Update - Wednesday 17 December 2014

Periodically, the Communications Team receives updates which may prove helpful to colleagues in their areas of work. Please see below several Government announcements which may be of interest to you. 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: 16/12/2014 | Audience: All

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3rd Coderdojo Computer Programming Event - Saturday 17 January 2015

The Curriculum Innovation Service is pleased to announce it will be hosting its 3rd CoderDojo meeting on Sat 17 Jan from 09:30-11:30 at the Innovation Centre Bradford. Schools are asked to pass this information to students in Key Stage 2 and 3 who have an interest in computer programming. more...

Published: 16/12/2014 | Audience: All computing enthusiasts - Key Stages 2 and 3

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Into Film Free CPD Opportunity

Through the Curriculum Innovation team's partnership with Into Film (www.intofilm.org/) we are able to offer a range of free full day, half day & twilight CPD sessions for schools around film literacy. more...

Published: 16/12/2014 | Audience: Headteachers and Literacy Co-ordinators

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 left: 1 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 left: 1 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 left: 1 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 left: 1 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: 14 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: 43 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: 59 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

No schools are scheduled to close.

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 (18/12/2014)


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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