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Fourth edition of Educate Positive is published

Welcome to the fourth edition of Educate Positive, our fortnightly bulletin which showcases the innovative and effective practice taking place within the district’s schools and settings. more...

Published: 17/04/2015 | Audience: All

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Important Information Regarding Free School Meal Data

We are currently in the process of inviting eligible parents to apply for Free School Meals whose children are due to start Reception in September. more...

Published: 17/04/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Business Managers and Administrators.

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Domestic Abuse - (Recognising and Responding)

Someone walks into your organisation and tells you they are experiencing DOMESTIC ABUSE . . . . . . . . . . . What do you do next ? more...

Published: 17/04/2015 | Audience: Health, SS, Education, Voluntary, Independent and private sector. (Multi-agency Training)

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The BESD Conference 2015

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

Published: 17/04/2015 | Audience: Senior leaders in schools, teachers with an interest in social, emotional, mental health, inclusion

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DfE has published a Post-16 courses database: operational guide

A guide to putting course information on a national database available to potential students. more...

Published: 17/04/2015 | Audience: Heads of Post-16, Training / Appreticeship Providers, FE Colleges

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School Grant Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities - last updated 15th April 2015 more...

Published: 16/04/2015 | Audience: Schools, Business Managers and Head Teachers

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KS2 SATs - statutory monitoring process and good practice checklist

Information about the administration of KS2 SATs more...

Published: 16/04/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers, Y6 teachers

Opportunity

Y6 Writing Moderation Twilight

Y6 teachers will be able to work together to moderate writing in order to build confidence and accuracy in assessing children's work. Teachers will also be able to accurately identify gaps in learning with a view to accelerating children's progress. more...

Published: 15/04/2015 | Audience: Y6 Teachers

Action

Big Sing and Big Community Sing For Peace

We have the opportunity to run the Big Sing and Big Community Sing for peace again this year. On the 12th June, we will be the first 'act' of Bradford Festival. Similar to last year we will have a professional stage, including sound and lighting support. more...

Published: 15/04/2015 | Audience: Schools

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Radio 4 programme featuring Bowling Park

Sue Mitchell, who makes a dedicated Born in Bradford programme each year, has made a Radio4 programme "My World, My Class" which will be broadcast on Wednesday 22 April at 11.00 am. more...

Published: 15/04/2015 | Audience: All

To Do List

Applications for additional time for the KS2 SATs

Information about applying for additional time for the KS2 SATs more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 13/04/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers, Y6 teachers

Big Sing and Big Community Sing For Peace

We have the opportunity to run the Big Sing and Big Community Sing for peace again this year. On the 12th June, we will be the first 'act' of Bradford Festival. Similar to last year we will have a professional stage, including sound and lighting support. more...

Days overdue: 2 Completed by: 17/04/2015 | Audience: Schools

Election and Democracy Conference for Schools

The University of Bradford is holding various public discussions and seminars with our academics in the run up to the elections, as well as a mini conference event specifically organised for students and teachers. more...

Days left: 3 Completed by: 22/04/2015 | Audience: Teachers, Post 16, years 10 and 11 students

Free Early Years DVD

The Education Service for New Communities & Travellers has produced a Free DVD to promote and explain the importance of early years education. more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 30/04/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, teachers of early years,Early Years Practioners, parents and carers

Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 moderation in academies

Action point for Headteachers of Academies more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 30/04/2015 | Audience: Headteachers

2014/15 Key Stage 2 School Predictions

Phil Weston, Head of Bradford Achievement Service has written to all headteachers regarding their recent 2014-15 Key Stage 2 predictions. more...

Days left: 12 Completed by: 01/05/2015 | Audience: All Headteachers with Key Stage 2 pupils

Primary PE and Sport Premium. Monitoring Use by Bradford Schools

CBMDC is required to monitor how schools are using the Primary PE and Sport Premium, please complete the attached surveys before 8 May 2015 more...

Days left: 19 Completed by: 08/05/2015 | Audience: Primary School Head Teachers, Business Managers, PE Leads

Specialist Provision for Children with Communication and Interaction Needs

The Strategic Director of Children's Services has given his approval to consult on the proposals to develop new provision for children and young people with communication and interaction needs. more...

Days left: 22 Completed by: 11/05/2015 | Audience: All Headteachers and Governors

Key Stage 1 data submission

Information about Key Stage 1 submission dates more...

Days left: 72 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: 88 Completed by: 16/07/2015 | Audience: Headteachers and Business Managers

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 is 1 closure caused by unforeseen circumstances.

Full Closure

Holybrook Primary School

Re-opens 21/04/2015
Submitted by Holybrook Primary School
Reason The school has no water due to a burst water pipe. Remedial work will take place as soon as possible and it is anticipated that we will re-open on Tuesday 21st April. Parents and staff will be notified in good time if this is not the case.
Last Updated 17/04/2015 18:28:09

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (19/04/2015)


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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