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The New Computing Curriculum - Programming in KS2 Wed 18 March

This 1 day course delivered by the Curriculum Innovation team will familiarise teachers with the programming requirements outlined in the new Computing Curriculum. We will look at the key concepts involved in programming with children & how this translates into activities that work in the classroo more...

Published: 03/03/2015 | Audience: Primary Headteachers and ICT co-ordinators

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Into Film - 2 Free sessions Myrtle Park Primary School 13 & 20 March

Tim Bleazard, Curriculum Innovation team, is delivering 2 free Into Film sessions at Myrtle Park Primary School, Bingley, BD16 1HB. more...

Published: 03/03/2015 | Audience: Primary Headteachers & Literacy Co-ordinators

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Using iPads Creatively to raise attainment and engagement in Key Stage 2

On this one-day Curriculum Innovation course to be held at the Design Exchange, Little Germany, delegates will gain a clear understanding about how iPads can be utilised effectively to engage learners, develop creativity and raise attainment specifically in English and Mathematics. more...

Published: 03/03/2015 | Audience: Primary Headteachers and ICT Co-ordinators

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Educate Positive first edition is published!

Welcome to the first edition of Educate Positive, a fortnightly bulletin which celebrates and highlights the innovative and effective practice which is happening in education and in schools across the district. more...

Published: 03/03/2015 | Audience: All

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Additional time applications

Information about additional time applications more...

Published: 03/03/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers, Y6 teachers

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Visit the Anne Frank (+ you) Exhibition 2015

Last available slot for booking on Monday 9th March 10:00am - 12:00pm more...

Published: 02/03/2015 | Audience: All Headteachers and Teachers

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Bradford Rhyme Challenge

Has your nursery joined the Rhyme Challenge yet? If not, there's still time! more...

Published: 02/03/2015 | Audience: Nurseries

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How can schools recruit the best teachers? Come and have your say!

"How can we recruit and retain high quality staff in Bradford?” Is the topic of the next Public Forum for Education. more...

Published: 02/03/2015 | Audience: Everyone

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New to EYFS Profile

Course to help reception teachers to complete assessment rating, understand Early Learning Goals and use national handbook materials. more...

Published: 02/03/2015 | Audience: Early Years Staff

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Promoting a Language Rich Environment

An opportunity to explore Whetley Academy’s language based curriculum. more...

Published: 02/03/2015 | Audience: All Primary School Headteachers and Staff

To Do List

Early Years Foundation Stage Profile (EYFSP) Moderation 2015

Many schools have taken up the invitation to attend the free LA Agreement trialling workshops in March and April. Schools that have not replied and wish to join the session should return the reply slip included with the school letter previously sent to register for the session by 27 February 2015. more...

Days overdue: 4 Completed by: 27/02/2015 | Audience: EY Leaders and Reception teacher/s

Trinity All Saints CE Primary 2016-2017 Admissions Policy Consultation

Governors have decided to amend the school's Admissions Policy for 2016 - 2017. The proposed Admissions Policy for 2016-2017 can be found on the school website, or a copy is available by request from the school office. more...

Days overdue: 4 Completed by: 27/02/2015 | Audience: All

Intended Use of Excess Balances Reporting March 2015

Intended Use of Excess Balances reporting March 2015 more...

Days left: 28 Completed by: 31/03/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, School Business Managers and Bursars

Applications for additional time for the KS2 SATs

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

Days left: 41 Completed by: 13/04/2015 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers, Y6 teachers

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

Inspections

Please see below a list of schools that have notified us of an inspection.

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

Shipley CE Primary School

3803366 Locality: SH1 | First Day Of Inspection: 03/03/2015 | Last Day Of Inspection: 04/03/2015 | Inspection Type: Section 5

Education in Hospital 1 (Airedale)

3801106 Locality: | First Day Of Inspection: 04/03/2015 | Last Day Of Inspection: 04/03/2015 | Inspection Type: Section 8

Oastler's School

3807000 Locality: BS3 | First Day Of Inspection: 04/03/2015 | Last Day Of Inspection: 05/03/2015 | Inspection Type: Section 5

Byron Primary School

3802036 Locality: BE2 | First Day Of Inspection: 05/03/2015 | Last Day Of Inspection: 05/03/2015 | 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

There is 1 closure caused by unforeseen circumstances.

Full Closure

One In A Million Free School

Re-opens 04/03/2015
Submitted by One In A Million Free School
Reason Due to a power surge, there will be no hot water, or heating at the One In A Million Free School. Therefore, for health and safety reasons, the school will be closed tomorrow 3rd March 2015.

We hope to re-open on Wednesday 4th March 2015 - please check the website www.oneinamillion.org.uk for further information and updates.
Additional Notes Update - we are pleased to announce that the electricity, heating and hot water have been restored. OIAMFS will re-open and operate as usual tomorrow - Wednesday 4 March.
Last Updated 03/03/2015 15:24:45

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (03/03/2015)


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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