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How to Challenge Extremist Thought

The Muslim Women’s Council through its Bradford Circle initiative is holding an event on Wednesday 5th November 2014 at Manningham Mills Community Centre. The event will take place in the evening from 6pm-7:30pm. The speaker will be Ahtsham Ali, the Muslim Advisor for Her Majesty’s Prison Service. more...

Published: 31/10/2014 | Audience: Teachers, Head Teachers, Teacher of RE

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EYFSP Moderation Schedule 2014-2015

EYFSP LA Moderation Schedule 2015 The proposed moderation schedule has been published for 2015. If you wish to make any comments on the model please submit these to early.learning@bradford.gov.uk by Friday 21 November 2014. more...

Published: 31/10/2014 | Audience: Early Years Practitioners

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2014/15 Key Stage 2 School Predictions Submission Reminder

Thank you to the schools that have submitted the predicted performance of your Year 6 children in the 2014/15 end of Key Stage 2 tests by our deadline of Friday 24 October 2014. If your school has not already provided your predictions, please can you provide them now? more...

Published: 31/10/2014 | Audience: All Headteachers with Key Stage 2 pupils

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Exciting Sculpture Opportunity

Opportunity for Year 5s and secondary pupils studying art to become involved in new council sculpture. more...

Published: 30/10/2014 | Audience: All

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Assessment and Reporting Arrangements 2015

Information about the publication of the Assessment and Reporting Arrangements guidance for 2015. more...

Published: 29/10/2014 | Audience: Headt4eachers, Deputy Headteachers, Year 2 teachers, Year 6 teachers

Opportunity

Universal Infant Free School Meals additional funding

The DfE has just announced that it is making available a further £20m of capital funding nationally, to support schools in delivering UIFSM. more...

Published: 28/10/2014 | Audience: Heads and Business Managers

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A New Delivery Model for Bradford’s Children’s Centres

Bradford Council’s Executive is set to consider proposals for how Children’s Centres services will be managed and delivered in the future. more...

Published: 27/10/2014 | Audience: Everyone

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FREE Junior SAFEMARK transition travel workshops for Year 6

Junior SAFEMARK FREE travel workshops for Year 6 pupils available to all schools in Bradford - Book now! There are still a few places left! more...

Published: 27/10/2014 | Audience: Teachers, year 6 teachers, head teacher

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PACT HR Customer Satisfaction Survey 2014

In preparation for the 2015/16 service level offer and in order to seek feedback on the PACT HR service we would be grateful if you could take a few minutes to let us know your views. more...

Published: 24/10/2014 | Audience: PACT HR Subscribing schools

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Rotary Club of Keighley Young Musician Competition

There is still time to enter! more...

Published: 24/10/2014 | Audience: All

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2014/15 Key Stage 2 School Predictions

Thank you for the information that you provided about the predicted performance of your Year 6 children in the 2014 end of Key Stage 2 tests. The system is now ready to collect 2014/15 end of Key Stage 2 School predictions. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 24/10/2014 | Audience: All Headteachers with Key Stage 2 pupils

FFT Aspire Training - Book your place now

We have arranged for FFT to deliver training on the new FFT Aspire system at Future House on Wednesday 5th November 2014. Each school is entitled to one complimentary place. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 24/10/2014 | Audience: All Headteachers and Senior Leadership Team

Local Offer Bradford and District

Have you published your SEND Information Report and/or School Local Offer? more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 24/10/2014 | Audience: All Schools (Headteachers and SENCos)

Seminar: How Palestine/Israel and Middle Eastern politics impact on schools

Seminar: How Palestine/Israel and Middle Eastern politics impact on schools with Professor Paul Rogers – International Peace Studies Dept. Bradford University. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 24/10/2014 | Audience: School Leaders

16-19 Bursary Fund - Management Information return due on 31st October

All institutions in receipt of the 16-19 Bursary Fund need to submit a management information (MI) return to the Education Funding Agency (EFA) by the 31 October 2014. more...

Due today Completed by: 31/10/2014 | Audience: School Business Managers, Heads of Post 16

Annual Reviews of Statements of Special Educational Needs

Please see letter below in relation to Annual Reviews of Statements of Special Educational Needs for action by Headteachers. more...

Due today Completed by: 31/10/2014 | Audience: All Headteachers

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...

Due today Completed by: 31/10/2014 | Audience: All school based staff who claim expenses and mileage

How to Challenge Extremist Thought

The Muslim Women’s Council through its Bradford Circle initiative is holding an event on Wednesday 5th November 2014 at Manningham Mills Community Centre. The event will take place in the evening from 6pm-7:30pm. The speaker will be Ahtsham Ali, the Muslim Advisor for Her Majesty’s Prison Service. more...

Days left: 5 Completed by: 05/11/2014 | Audience: Teachers, Head Teachers, Teacher of RE

2014/15 Key Stage 2 School Predictions Submission Reminder

Thank you to the schools that have submitted the predicted performance of your Year 6 children in the 2014/15 end of Key Stage 2 tests by our deadline of Friday 24 October 2014. If your school has not already provided your predictions, please can you provide them now? more...

Days left: 7 Completed by: 07/11/2014 | Audience: All Headteachers with Key Stage 2 pupils

EYFSP Moderation Schedule 2014-2015

EYFSP LA Moderation Schedule 2015 The proposed moderation schedule has been published for 2015. If you wish to make any comments on the model please submit these to early.learning@bradford.gov.uk by Friday 21 November 2014. more...

Days left: 21 Completed by: 21/11/2014 | Audience: Early Years Practitioners

Proposed Changes to the methodology of reporting Persistent Absence

Following the Statistical First Release of Pupil Absence Data for the Autumn and Spring Terms 2013/2014 the Department for Education is consulting on proposed changes to Persistent Absence reporting. more...

Days left: 28 Completed by: 28/11/2014 | Audience: Headteachers, Attendance Leaders, Attendance Officers

Consultation and Information on Funding High Needs Provision in 2015/16

The consultation document outlining Bradford's proposed approach to the funding of high needs provision in 2015/16 is now available to download. more...

Days left: 31 Completed by: 01/12/2014 | Audience: Headteachers, Finance Staff, Governors and SENCOs

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

195 schools are scheduled to close.

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Emergency Closures

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (31/10/2014)


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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