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Ramadhan Guidance for Schools 2015

This year the Holy month of Ramadhan begins on Thursday 18 June, which means a month of fasting for the Muslim community. more...

Published: 22/05/2015 | Audience: All schools

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Secondary CPD - Bradford and Skipton areas Summer 2015

A selection of courses in the local area. more...

Published: 22/05/2015 | Audience: Secondary Science Teachers

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Technicians CPD Summer 2015

This term our technicians' offer will be focusing on supporting the new A level practical specifications. more...

Published: 22/05/2015 | Audience: Science Technicians

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Primary Subject Leaders' Network: Bradford area

Are you a primary Science Subject Leader? more...

Published: 22/05/2015 | Audience: Primary Science Subject Leaders

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Primary CPD - Skipton area - Summer 2015

A selection of courses in the Skipton area. Book on now to update and refresh your skills. more...

Published: 22/05/2015 | Audience: Primary Science Teachers

Opportunity

Youth Take Over Day

Your Invitation to take part in our Youth Take Over Day - Friday 10th July 2015 more...

Published: 22/05/2015 | Audience: Primary and Secondary Schools

Consultation

The implementation of a living wage in schools

A letter has been published, the purpose of which is to enable schools and other stakeholders to provide feedback, should they wish to do so, to the Executive’s meeting in June on the implementation of a living wage in schools. more...

Published: 22/05/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Chairs of Governors, School Finance Managers

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Exceed in Bradford Teaching School Alliance newsletter - May 2015

Please find below a link to our latest email newsletter. The outlines the availability of new governor training and a briefing event for EEF 'Making Effective Use of Teaching Assistants' project schools. more...

Published: 22/05/2015 | Audience: All school staff, leaders and governors

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CBBC Music Talent Show

Do you love to sing? Would you like to discover what it’s really like to work in the music industry?...more more...

Published: 22/05/2015 | Audience: All

Opportunity

New governor training events at central Bradford and Bingley venues

Exceed in Bradford Teaching School Alliance is delighted to offer governors the opportunity to attend two training events this term. These will be held at The Great Victoria Hotel, Bradford and Mercure Bradford Backfield Hotel, Bingley. more...

Published: 22/05/2015 | Audience: Headteacher, Governors

To Do List

Early Years Pupil Premium - PLEASE UPLOAD YOUR RETURN

The deadline for submission of parental information to check eligiblity for the Early Years Pupil Premium is this Thursday (21st May). more...

Days overdue: 4 Completed by: 21/05/2015 | Audience: School Business Managers in primary schools with nursery classes

Please distribute Bradford Festival programmes

Thank you very much for supporting Bradford Festival last year. You helped make the festival a fantastic success with thousands of people attending the three day event. more...

Days overdue: 3 Completed by: 22/05/2015 | Audience: Primary and special school head teachers

Please distribute Bradford Festival programmes

You should have received a consignment of programmes last week. We would be grateful if these could be handed to students as soon as possible so families can plan their visit on 12-14 June. more...

Days left: 4 Completed by: 29/05/2015 | Audience: Primary and special school headteachers

Level 6 writing

IMPORTANT - have you got any potential Level 6 writers in your school ? more...

Days left: 9 Completed by: 03/06/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers, Year 6 teachers

Level 6 writing

IMPORTANT - have you got any potential Level 6 writers in your school? more...

Days left: 9 Completed by: 03/06/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers, Year 6 teachers

The implementation of a living wage in schools

A letter has been published, the purpose of which is to enable schools and other stakeholders to provide feedback, should they wish to do so, to the Executive’s meeting in June on the implementation of a living wage in schools. more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 05/06/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Chairs of Governors, School Finance Managers

EYFSP Exception returns 2015

An exception report needs to be completed if the following apply and a child is not completing the EYFSP assessment. See Section 2 of ARA document 2015 below. more...

Days left: 18 Completed by: 12/06/2015 | Audience: EYFS Leads and Reception Teachers

The BESD Conference 2015

Keynote speaker Jean Gross (SEAL) plus a variety of workshops. more...

Days left: 18 Completed by: 12/06/2015 | Audience: Senior leaders in schools, teachers with an interest in social, emotional, mental health, inclusion

The BESD Conference 2015 - 30.06.15

Key note speaker: Jean Gross CBE, Former National Director of the SEAL programme and expert advisor to the Character Enquiry. more...

Days left: 18 Completed by: 12/06/2015 | Audience: Senior leaders in schools, teachers with an interest in social, emotional, mental health, inclusion

Bradford Learning Network Contract Renewal - Deadline 30 June 2015

The BLN team have recently sent all schools their BLN3 renewal information for your new broadband provision which will run from April 2016 to March 2019. more...

Days left: 36 Completed by: 30/06/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Business Managers, ICT Coordinators

Key Stage 1 data submission

Information about Key Stage 1 submission dates more...

Days left: 36 Completed by: 30/06/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers, Year 2 teachers

School Building Works Notification

The Council has an obligation to ensure that any works undertaken in the schools’ estate is undertaken in a way that meets all applicable legislation (i.e. planning, building control and health and safety regulations). more...

Days left: 52 Completed by: 16/07/2015 | Audience: Headteachers and Business Managers

Recruitment 'Pass On'

Reminder to Headteachers and Principals following email wc 4.5.15 more...

Days left: 53 Completed by: 17/07/2015 | Audience: Primary 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

200 schools are scheduled to close.

Bank Holiday

Other (i.e. Statutory)

Emergency Closures

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (25/05/2015)


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 Jim Hughes

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