St Clare's Catholic Primary Sc - Admissions Policy 2020/21 for Consultation

The Governors of St Clare's Catholic Primary School would like to give notice of changes to the schools Admission Policy for the 2020-2021 academic year. more...

Published: 16/11/2018 | Audience: Headteachers, Staff responsible for pupil admissions


Can you help us to get the word out?

Bradford Music & Arts Service runs several different music groups for children across our area who play an instrument. Help us to get the word out to all your school's young musicians, that they can come along to our after-school & weekend Ensembles to play their instruments. more...

Published: 16/11/2018 | Audience: To All Music Coordinators


Potential emails containing Malware

We have been made aware that an email containing malware is currently circulating around Bradford Schools. more...

Published: 16/11/2018 | Audience: Business Managers, SLT, Network Managers


Security Alert in BD5 & BD7 Area

Security Alert: An unfamiliar person in area, approached a member of staff (thinking she was a young child) in the Asda car park on Canterbury Avenue BD5 at 1pm. He claimed to be working for Disney and is working on a movie. He offered her an opportunity to be involved. more...

Published: 16/11/2018 | Audience: All Schools


Security alert in BD6

Message passed on by staff member from local parent RE security of pupils. more...

Published: 16/11/2018 | Audience: All schools


First ever Baby Week Bradford -19-24 November 2018

There's some wonderful free events, activities and talks during baby week (19 - 24 Nov) throughout the Bradford district. You can download the full programme of activities on the baby week website below. more...

Published: 16/11/2018 | Audience: professionals, families, anyone working with families, expectant families...everyone!



This course is designed to raise awareness of the impact of domestic abuse on children and to support schools in making referrals to specialist services. more...

Published: 16/11/2018 | Audience: DSL'S HEADTEACHERS PIWS


Next Public Forum for Education is on 28th November

The next PFE on 28th November 2018 will focus on how Bradford is using its status as the City of Research to tackle barriers to learning and improve social mobility. more...

Published: 16/11/2018 | Audience: All



Thrive? Play Therapy? Whatever the strategy employed by your setting, this workshop will provide colleagues with an introduction to therapeutic provision in schools and will allow you to add to your existing toolbox. more...

Published: 16/11/2018 | Audience: Staff involved in delivering therapeutic strategies to children in primary education



Risks and concerns around children playing the online game Fortnite. more...

Published: 16/11/2018 | Audience: ALL

To Do List

Consultation on proposed closure of Sixth Form at Dixons Cottingley

The purpose of this message is to seek your views on the proposal to close the sixth form at Dixons Cottingley Academy. Given that one of our greatest challenges is to reach full capacity at lower school, we are not currently proposing to increase our lower school pupil admission number. more...

Days left: 1 Completed by: 20/11/2018 | Audience: Head Teachers and Principals, Admissions Officers

Dinosaur Detective Workshop Offer at Cliffe Castle Museum, Keighley

We are looking for Reception and Year 1 classes to take part in funded Dinosaur trial sessions this half term at Cliffe Castle Museum. more...

Days left: 4 Completed by: 23/11/2018 | Audience: SLT, EYFS Lead, KS1 Lead, Reception and Year 1 Class Teachers

Courses by the 0-25 Inclusive Education Service

All our bookable courses and some school based training can be found on the skills4bradford website. You can also download our booklet on Bradford Schools Online.. more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 30/11/2018 | Audience: All Schools

Formula Funding 2019/20 - Consultations

Consultation documents setting out proposals for 2019/20 High Needs Block, Primary & Secondary Schools Block and Early Years Single Funding Formula / EY Block formula funding arrangements have now been published. more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 30/11/2018 | Audience: Headteachers, Governors, School Finance Managers, PVI Early Years Providers

SURVEY into specific training for schools on Down syndrome

This term the Down Syndrome Training & Support Service have seen a drastic drop in the number of school staff attending training at their centre in Bingley. Many courses have had to be cancelled. They are trying to collect feedback to understand why. Can you complete a 2 minute survey? more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 30/11/2018 | Audience: schools working with children and young people who have Down syndrome

The City of Bradford Festival of Talent 2019 Dates

The City of Bradford Festival of Talent 2019 dates for the Primary Semi-Final, Secondary Semi-Final and the Final have been confirmed, why not enter and take part in this wonderful competition which is sheer showbiz. more...

Days left: 25 Completed by: 14/12/2018 | Audience: Governors, Headteachers, Music Teachers, Performing Arts

Supporting the retention of women school leaders (maternity/pregnancy)

This fully-funded programme aims to support the retention of women school leaders and aspiring school leaders through effective support during their pregnancy or maternity leave. This includes a focus on employment rights, flexible working and well-being. more...

Days left: 30 Completed by: 19/12/2018 | Audience: Current or aspiring school leaders who are pregnant or due to return from maternity leave before Chr

Gadget Drive

Gadget Drive collects items from the school, tests them and pays for them. more...

Days left: 42 Completed by: 31/12/2018 | Audience: Business Managers, ICT Managers

School Holiday Calendar for 2019/20

Reminder To Submit School Holiday Calendar for 2019/20. more...

Days left: 73 Completed by: 31/01/2019 | Audience: All School Staff

Free Mental Health Training Service to All Schools (England)

The Youth Mental Health First Aid skills programme is a three-year programme that runs until 2020. more...

Days left: 407 Completed by: 31/12/2019 | Audience: Head teachers, teachers, business managers, school nurses, school counsellors etc.


To notify Education Services of an inspection please inform Barbara Newsome.

No schools have notified Education Services of an inspection after: 19/11/2018

Closed Schools

Emergency Closures

PTS services are currently fully operational today (19/11/2018)

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

Scheduled Closures

3 schools are scheduled to close.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (19/11/2018)

IMPORTANT NOTE: This announcement does not include mainstream school large bus and Mybus (yellow bus) services operated by PTE, for further information T: 0113 348 1122 W:

Further information about PTS status.


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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