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Born in Bradford – The magical power of nature/The magical power of play

Monday 17th October 2016 14.00pm to 16.00pm Margaret McMillan Tower more...

Published: 23/09/2016 | Audience: Anyone who has an interest in children’s health and development within the local community in partic

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Working with children in public care: an experiential perspective 20/10/16

A dynamic, personal story about the relationship of a child in care and his social worker. more...

Published: 23/09/2016 | Audience: All staff working with children who are looked after, in particular those who have specific responsi

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Impact of cyber space on safeguarding & keeping our children safe online

As part of Safeguarding Week 2016 the West Yorkshire Police Cyber Crime Team and Curriculum Innovation Service Team will be putting on this informative session open to all school staff, parents and carers. more...

Published: 23/09/2016 | Audience: All school staff, parents and carers

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Comic Art Workshop with Dr Simpo @ City Library

Bradford Libraries have teamed up with Thought Bubble to offer a free comic art workshop with kids comix creator and comic artist Dr Simpo and his Ideas Lab. He will show children how to create and develop characters for comic strips. Suitable for Y4 or Y5 with an interest in art or cartoons.. more...

Published: 23/09/2016 | Audience: Primary Head Teachers; Primary Teachers; Literacy Coordinators; Art Coordinators

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Poppies of Remembrance Workshops with Bradford Libraries & The Peace Museum

The Poppies of Rememberance workshop looks at the significance of the poppy (red, white and purple). The children will take part in two activities to complement the discussion and have a chance to look at exhibits at the Peace Museum. more...

Published: 23/09/2016 | Audience: Head Teachers; Literacy Coordinators and Primary Teachers

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All the Worlds a Stage! Shakespeare Workshops for Y5, Y6 and Y7

Bradford Libraries are offering schools six Shakespeare workshops for children from Y5, Y6 or Y7, as part of the Celebrating Shakespeare Programme 2016. The children will take part in three of Shakespeare's most celebrated stories: Romeo and Juliet, Henry V and A Midsummer Night's Dream. more...

Published: 23/09/2016 | Audience: Secondary Head Teachers; Primary Head Teachers; Literacy Coordinators; English & Drama Teachers

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The National Nurture Group Network Accredited Training

Behaviour Specialist Teaching Team Training - on 16 & 17 March 2017 and 15 May 2017 more...

Published: 23/09/2016 | Audience: Teaching Assistants, SENCOs, Behaviour Leaders, HLTAs, Class Teachers and NQTs

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Nurturing Talk Training – 12.10.16

Behaviour Specialist Teaching Team Training NurturingTalk@Primary is a targeted and flexible intervention programme created to specifically support the development of speech, language and communication skills in vulnerable children with social, emotional and mental health issues. more...

Published: 23/09/2016 | Audience: Teaching Assistants, SENCOs, Behaviour Leaders, HLTAs, Class Teachers and NQTs EYFS to KS2/3

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School Direct Information Event - Westbourne Primary School

School Direct Information Event Thursday 13th October starting at 4pm @ Westbourne Primary School. more...

Published: 23/09/2016 | Audience: All

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Catch Up Numeracy Opportunity

Is your schools/setting interested in training staff in delivering the Catch Up Numeracy programme? more...

Published: 22/09/2016 | Audience: Primary and Secondary schools, PRUs, Maths leads, SENDCos.

To Do List

Please distribute City Park programme

Thank you very much for supporting City Park’s events. You have helped make City Park a fantastic success with thousands of people visiting the space every week over summer. A consignment of programmes will be delivered to your school in the next few days |(14 - 20 September). more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 19/09/2016 | Audience: Primary and Special School Head Teachers

Early Years National Funding Formula Government Consultation

Early Years National Funding Formula Government Consultation - An early years national funding formula And changes to the way the three- and four-year-old entitlements to childcare are funded. more...

Days overdue: 3 Completed by: 22/09/2016 | Audience: All early education and childcare providers

Beckfoot (Wagon Lane, Bingley) Open Evening - Thursday 6th October

Beckfoot Open Evening - Thursday 6th October NOT Thursday 22nd September. more...

Days overdue: 2 Completed by: 23/09/2016 | Audience: Primary Schools - Yr 6 Parents

EYFSP LA Statutory Support

The EYFS Profile assessment will continue to be submitted in July 2017 as determined by the DFE August 2016. more...

Days overdue: 2 Completed by: 23/09/2016 | Audience: For the attention of Headteachers and Foundation Stage Leader

All the Worlds a Stage! Shakespeare Workshops for Y5, Y6 and Y7

Bradford Libraries are offering schools six Shakespeare workshops for children from Y5, Y6 or Y7, as part of the Celebrating Shakespeare Programme 2016. The children will take part in three of Shakespeare's most celebrated stories: Romeo and Juliet, Henry V and A Midsummer Night's Dream. more...

Days left: 9 Completed by: 04/10/2016 | Audience: Secondary Head Teachers; Primary Head Teachers; Literacy Coordinators; English & Drama Teachers

Applying to increase or decrease Nursery published numbers

Schools wishing to make changes to their school nursery published class numbers for Spring 17 and Summer 17 can make an application through Department of Children's Services - Early Years Service more...

Days left: 12 Completed by: 07/10/2016 | Audience: Primary Schools with nursery classes

Consultation on Primary and Secondary 2017/18 Funding Formulae

The consultation document outlining Bradford's proposed approach to the formula funding of primary and secondary schools and academies in 2017/18 is now available to download. more...

Days left: 19 Completed by: 14/10/2016 | Audience: Headteachers, Finance Staff and Governors of Primary and Secondary Schools / Academies

Reminder to upload your eligible EYPP children

The deadline for uploading your EYPP claim is Friday 14th October more...

Days left: 19 Completed by: 14/10/2016 | Audience: School Business Managers of Nursery Schools and Primary Schools with Nursery classes

School-to-School Support Fund - provide or benefit from support

The National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL) provides grants, for teaching schools and national leaders of education (NLEs), to support school improvement by working with underperforming maintained schools and academies. Grants of up to £20,000 are available. more...

Days left: 40 Completed by: 04/11/2016 | Audience: Headteachers

Statutory LA New to EYFSP Training

Free sessions ........ Continuation of EYFS Profile submission for Summer 2017 has been determined by the DfE. All Reception teachers new to EYFSP will be required to attend this training. more...

Days left: 43 Completed by: 07/11/2016 | Audience: EY NQTs and Reception Teachers who are new to EYFSP Profile Assessment. New Foundation Stage Leaders

The City of Bradford Festival of Talent 2016 -17

Following on from the amazing results and success of the Lady Mayoress' Festival of Talent and the subsequent Lord Mayor’s Festival of Talent, we are excited to announce that this event will run again in 2016 -17 under the title “The City of Bradford Festival of Talent'. more...

Days left: 82 Completed by: 16/12/2016 | Audience: Chair of Governors, Headteacher, Heads of Music, Arts and Performing Arts

Inspections

To notify Education Services of an inspection please inform either Maureen Janane or Barbara Newsome.

Please see below a list of schools that have notified us of an inspection on or after: 25/09/2016

Fearnville Primary School

3802065 Locality: BS3 | First Day Of Inspection: 27/09/2016 | Last Day Of Inspection: 27/09/2016 | Inspection Type: Section 8

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

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (25/09/2016)


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

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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