New council phone number for schools seeking coronavirus support

Schools needing to contact the council for coronavirus support should ring 01274 431000 and then select option 1 - coronavirus support. more...

Published: 18/09/2020 | Audience: All


Re-opening a pool after Covid-19 shutdown

Please find all the information and contacts you need to know if you are considering re-opening your pool after Covid-19 shutdown. more...

Published: 18/09/2020 | Audience: Pool Officers and H&S Representatives


Unity is Our Strength - Hate Crime Awareness Week 2020

Can your pupils lead the way in making our district a safer and kinder place? To recognise national Hate Crime Awareness Week we are asking schools to submit short films and/or poems using the message 'Unity is Our Strength' to combat hate crime. more...

Published: 18/09/2020 | Audience: Primary and Secondary Teachers and English, Drama, PSHCE leads.


SENCo Network

This is virtual – (video recorded format) Passive e-learning: virtual format allows participants to view the course leader as they present the course material. This can be viewed at any time during a one week window - commencing 23rd September 2020. more...

Published: 18/09/2020 | Audience: SENCo's


NQT induction documentation update

In light of the introduction of the Early Career Framework (ECG) the documents on NQT Manager and Bradford Schools Online are being reviewed for their relevance. more...

Published: 17/09/2020 | Audience: Headteachers, NQT induction coordinators


HLTA Preparation Course - autumn term 2020

The latest dates for the HLTA preparation course have now been finalized. You can find them on the Skills4Bradford website or under the CPD & Courses section of this website. more...

Published: 16/09/2020 | Audience: Headtechers, SENCo, CPD leads and Teaching assistants


Community Play & Development Service - Schools fishing opportunity

The CPDS are delighted to be able to offer this fantastic experience within purpose built fishing lakes, set in an attractive countryside location in the Bradford area providing a peaceful and relaxing environment. more...

Published: 15/09/2020 | Audience: headteachers, assistant headteachers, teachers, teaching assistants, school sports co ordinators


Poplars Farm Primary School - School Phone lines are currently down

The telephones in school are currently down. more...

Published: 15/09/2020 | Audience: All


DfE COVID-19 Prevent Guidance For Schools and Further Education Providers

This is a briefing note for senior leaders, teachers and safeguarding leads at schools and further education providers on how extremists are using COVID-19 to promote disinformation, misinformation and conspiracy theories. more...

Published: 14/09/2020 | Audience: School Leaders, teachers, safeguarding leaders


Part time timetable notification returns

Change of email address for part time timetable notification returns more...

Published: 14/09/2020 | Audience: Attendance Leads/Officers

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Invitation to celebrate Bradford District's Shared Values

All organisations big and small, we want to gather your thoughts and celebrate Bradford District's Shared Values more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 30/09/2020 | Audience: Teachers, Senior Leaders, Pastoral

NQT induction guidance and information

A few notes for schools regarding NQT induction more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 30/09/2020 | Audience: Headteachers and NQT induction coordinators

Autumn School Census 2020

School Census is on Thursday 1 October 2020 and all schools are required to produce an electronic census return more...

Days left: 12 Completed by: 01/10/2020 | Audience: Headteachers,Senior Leadership Team, Data Managers and School Administrators


To notify Education Services of an inspection please inform one of the following:

No schools have notified Education Services of an inspection after: 19/09/2020

Closed Schools

Emergency Closures

PTS services are currently fully operational today (19/09/2020)

There are 3 closures caused by unforeseen circumstances.

Partial Closure

High Park School

Re-opens 25/09/2020
Submitted by High Park School
Reason Covid 19
Additional Notes Beech 3 is closed to staff and pupils until 25/9/2020. All other classes remain open as normal.
Last Updated 14/09/2020 10:28:34

Full Closure

One In A Million Free School

Re-opens 22/09/2020
Submitted by One In A Million Free School
Reason Covid-19
Additional Notes One In A Million Free School shall be closed to all students on Friday 18th and Monday 21st September to facilitate a deep clean of the school following confirmation of one Covid positive test result in the Year 7 bubble. School will be open to all students on Tuesday 22nd September.
Last Updated 18/09/2020 08:09:31

Partial Closure

Parkside School

Re-opens 23/09/2020
Submitted by Parkside School
Reason Covid-19
Additional Notes School is closed for Years 8, 9 and 10 - Work will be provided via Microsoft Teams. Years 7, 11, 12 and 13 should attend as normal.
Last Updated 12/09/2020 18:46:27

Scheduled Closures

No schools are scheduled to close.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (19/09/2020)

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 Education Services of a virus issue please inform the: IMT Reporting Team

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