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30 hour childcare – 5 weeks to go for 1 September start

Eligible parents who want their 3 or 4 year old child to start a 30 hour place from 1 September 2017 must have applied for and received their code dated 31 August or before. more...

Published: 27/07/2017 | Audience: All early years providers offering 30 hour places from 1st September 2017

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Health Improvement Training Course

There are places available on our upcoming Health Improvement Training course. more...

Published: 26/07/2017 | Audience: All school staff

Action

Special Educational Needs Support Survey - DEADLINE NOW EXTENDED

The way Bradford Council provides Special Educational Needs support to schools for children aged 5 – 16 years of age is changing from April 2018 when we will be moving to a fully traded, integrated specialist outreach team. more...

Published: 26/07/2017 | Audience: SEN Coordinators in Primary and Secondary Schools

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Inspiring Bradford Event - 13 - 19 October - secondary schools

Secondary schools are invited to take part in a new initiative being pioneered in Bradford. more...

Published: 25/07/2017 | Audience: All secondary schools

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Inspiring Bradford Event - 13 - 19 October 2017

Primary schools are invited to take part in a new initiative being pioneered in Bradford. more...

Published: 24/07/2017 | Audience: All primary schools

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Accessing your HMRC childcare account - 30 hours and Tax Free childcare

Many parents who have set up a HMRC account in order to access their 30 hour eligibility code or their Tax-Free childcare account are struggling to find their account again once they have logged out. more...

Published: 24/07/2017 | Audience: Day Nurseries, Pre-schools, Childminders, Maintained and Academy Primary Schools, Nursery Schools, I

Opportunity

Autumn Literacy CPD 2017 with Bradford Birth to 19 Teaching School Alliance

Bradford Birth to 19 TSA in conjunction with AP Literacy is offering 4 key CPD Sessions for class teachers during the Autumn Term: Teaching Children How to Spell; Accelerating Progress in Reading; Making Grammar Fun, Real and Contextual; Writing at Greater Depth. more...

Published: 24/07/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, literacy leads, class teachers

Opportunity

Teaching and Assessment of Writing in KS1 and KS2 for RQTs

This is an exciting opportunity to develop RQT teachers’ understanding of writing under the new assessment framework. Led by Bradford Birth to 19 TSA, Specialist Leaders of Education and supported by Alison Philipson. These two courses are being fully subsidised by Bradford Commissioning Board. more...

Published: 24/07/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, literacy leads, class teachers

Opportunity

Support & Joint Practice Development in Primary Reading

This is an exciting opportunity to develop teachers understanding of reading under the new assessment framework. Bradford Birth to 19 TS working with AP Literacy, offer this innovative programme assessing the whole child and tracking children’s progress across the year. more...

Published: 24/07/2017 | Audience: Headteachers Reading Leads, Class Teachers

Action

Special Educational Needs Support Survey Now Live

The way Bradford Council provides Special Educational Needs support to schools for children aged 5 – 16 years of age is changing from April 2018 when we will be moving to a fully traded, integrated specialist outreach team. Schools will be able to purchase the services from the team through a SLA. more...

Published: 21/07/2017 | Audience: SEN Coordinators in Primary and Secondary Schools

To Do List

2016/17 Music and Arts Data Return / Evaluation - Primary/Special Schools

Annually we are asked to collate information across the district to return to the Arts Council. All information is then fed through to the DfE in order that a picture can be formed of music across the country. more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 21/07/2017 | Audience: All music coordinators and heads of music in primary schools and special schools

2016/17 Music and Arts Data Return / Evaluation - Secondary Schools/PRUs

Annually we are asked to collate information across the District to return to the Arts Council, all information is then fed through to the DfE in order that a picture can be formed of music across the country. more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 21/07/2017 | Audience: All music co-ordinators and heads of music in secondary schools and PRUs

A Victorian Classroom

A local history experience at Moorside Board school. more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 21/07/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, SLT's

Bradford Retention Project

Help required from all schools for the Bradford Retention Project more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 21/07/2017 | Audience: Headteachers and Principals

Great Fire of London : Life at the Time

Help pupils to find out more about life at the time of the Great Fire of London more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 21/07/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, SLT's

Living Things & Habitats - Who’s coming to dinner?

In this fun and hands on workshop pupils prepare for an animal dinner party more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 21/07/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, SLT's

Reminder: please distribute Bradford Festival programmes.

Thank you very much for supporting the Bradford Festival over the years. You should have received a consignment of programmes by now. We would be grateful if these could be handed to students before your school breaks up for the summer holidays. more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 21/07/2017 | Audience: Primary and special school head teachers

Special Educational Needs Support Survey Now Live

The way Bradford Council provides Special Educational Needs support to schools for children aged 5 – 16 years of age is changing from April 2018 when we will be moving to a fully traded, integrated specialist outreach team. Schools will be able to purchase the services from the team through a SLA. more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 21/07/2017 | Audience: SEN Coordinators in Primary and Secondary Schools

Syllabus for Safeguarding

A ‘Syllabus for Safeguarding’ is being developed to equip all schools to address a range of issues with regard to safeguarding. In order to determine current levels of resourcing and confidence in teaching please could as many members of teaching staff in your school complete the on-line survey. more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 21/07/2017 | Audience: All Schools

Accessing your HMRC childcare account - 30 hours and Tax Free childcare

Many parents who have set up a HMRC account in order to access their 30 hour eligibility code or their Tax-Free childcare account are struggling to find their account again once they have logged out. more...

Days left: 1 Completed by: 28/07/2017 | Audience: Day Nurseries, Pre-schools, Childminders, Maintained and Academy Primary Schools, Independent School

Accessing your HMRC childcare account - 30 hours and Tax Free childcare

Many parents who have set up a HMRC account in order to access their 30 hour eligibility code or their Tax-Free childcare account are struggling to find their account again once they have logged out. more...

Days left: 1 Completed by: 28/07/2017 | Audience: Day Nurseries, Pre-schools, Childminders, Maintained and Academy Primary Schools, Nursery Schools, I

Ancient Egyptian Mummification at Cliffe Castle Museum

Find out how the Ancient Egyptians prepared their dead for the afterlife more...

Days left: 1 Completed by: 28/07/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, SLT's

Weaving in the Mill at Bradford Industrial Museum

This hands-on workshop offers pupils an introduction into the different processes used in wool production in Bradford’s mills. more...

Days left: 1 Completed by: 28/07/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, SLT's

Key Stage 5 and Key Stage 4 results collection Summer 2017

Once again the results season is upon us. Here are the details of the 2017 results collection process. more...

Days left: 21 Completed by: 17/08/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Data and Exams Managers

Help us shape Early Help

We are looking at how we can better help families. more...

Days left: 24 Completed by: 20/08/2017 | Audience: All staff

SEND Transformation 0-25

Proposals for change more...

Days left: 35 Completed by: 31/08/2017 | Audience: All staff of Education Settings

SEND Transformation 0-25 - PROPOSED CHANGES

After Council Executive approval on 20 June the formal consultation on the SEND Transformation 0-25 is now open and runs until 31 August 2017. more...

Days left: 35 Completed by: 31/08/2017 | Audience: All education settings, stakeholders

Syllabus For Safeguarding

A ‘Syllabus for Safeguarding’ is being developed to equip all schools to address a range of issues with regard to safeguarding. more...

Days left: 35 Completed by: 31/08/2017 | Audience: All Schools

Special Educational Needs Support Survey - DEADLINE NOW EXTENDED

The way Bradford Council provides Special Educational Needs support to schools for children aged 5 – 16 years of age is changing from April 2018 when we will be moving to a fully traded, integrated specialist outreach team. more...

Days left: 40 Completed by: 05/09/2017 | Audience: SEN Coordinators in Primary and Secondary Schools

Special Educational Needs Support Survey Now Live

The way Bradford Council provides Special Educational Needs support to schools for children aged 5 – 16 years of age is changing from April 2018 when we will be moving to a fully traded, integrated specialist outreach team. Schools will be able to purchase the services from the team through a SLA. more...

Days left: 40 Completed by: 05/09/2017 | Audience: SEN Coordinators in Primary and Secondary Schools

Course - Small Group Work in a Mainstream Classroom 20.09.17

The course will cover the basics of group work, looking specifically at ensuring focused pupil engagement. more...

Days left: 41 Completed by: 06/09/2017 | Audience: Learning mentors, SENCos, anyone interested in learning about group work within the school setting

Nurturing Schools Programme - 05 and 06 Oct 2017

The National Nurturing Schools Programme is to compliment nurture groups and to also be effective in schools where nurture groups are not possible for whatever reason. more...

Days left: 49 Completed by: 14/09/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputies, All SLT and Nurture Practioners

Nurturing Schools Programme - 2nd cohort dates 05 & 06 Oct 2017

Please note these dates have changed The National Nurturing Schools Programme is to compliment nurture groups and to also be effective in schools where nurture groups are not possible for whatever reason. more...

Days left: 49 Completed by: 14/09/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputies, All SLT and Nurture Practioners

Nurturing Schools Programme - 2nd cohort dates 28 & 29 Sept 2017

The National Nurturing Schools Programme is to compliment nurture groups and to also be effective in schools where nurture groups are not possible for whatever reason. more...

Days left: 49 Completed by: 14/09/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputies, All SLT and Nurture Practioners

Course - Managing Low Level Behaviour 28.09.17

This course is run by Bradford Behaviour Specialist Teaching Team. more...

Days left: 63 Completed by: 28/09/2017 | Audience: Secondary and primary classroom teachers and assistants, SENCos and SMT

Information regarding teachers who have left your school since September 16

Please provide details of the teaching staff that left your school during the 2016/17 this school year more...

Days left: 64 Completed by: 29/09/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, SLT, School Business Managers; Administration Staff

Schools Companies – Education Act 2002

The Council is currently reviewing the information it holds about companies which have been set up by maintained schools in the District. Under the Education Act 2002 the Council has obligations to monitor as the Supervising Authority companies which have been set up by schools. more...

Days left: 65 Completed by: 30/09/2017 | Audience: Head teachers, Governors, Business Managers

School Calendar 2018/19

The 2018/19 School Calendar is now available to view and submit your schools holiday dates more...

Days left: 157 Completed by: 31/12/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Administrators, Business Managers

Inspections

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

No schools have notified Education Services of an inspection after: 27/07/2017

Closed Schools

Colleges: For information on college closures please search for the college contact details on school finder

Scheduled Closures

201 schools are scheduled to close.

Emergency Closures

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (27/07/2017)


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:

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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