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Bradford's Mile of Tolerance project

People came together to take part in Bradford's Mile of Tolerance project last week. The project helped residents across the district to visit different places of worship. more...

Published: 16/08/2017 | Audience: All

Consultation

Survey about Education Safeguarding Training

As part of the paid for services offered by the Education Department at Bradford Council, the Education Safeguarding Team is keen to ensure the services it offers for purchase suit the needs of schools in the District. more...

Published: 16/08/2017 | Audience: Any schools who have purchased Education Safeguarding Training from BMDC

Action

BBC - nationwide search, training and opportunity for disabled actors

The BBC has launched a nationwide search, training and showcase opportunity for disabled actors. Training, run by ThinkBigger, will be held from 2 - 4 October 2017. more...

Published: 14/08/2017 | Audience: All

Information

30 hour childcare – 3 weeks to go for a 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: 14/08/2017 | Audience: All early years providers offering 30 hour places from 1st September 2017

Action

Key Stage 5 Results Day, Thursday 17 August

The return of Post-16 results is due by 09:30 on Thursday 17 August 2017 more...

Published: 14/08/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Exams Managers, Data and Assessment

Action

REMINDER - New Early Education and Childcare Marketing Materials

As you will have heard during the 30 hour presentations last month, we are launching a rebrand of the early education and childcare materials. more...

Published: 09/08/2017 | Audience: Owners, managers, school business managers of early years providers and schools with nursery classes

Action

Special Educational Needs Support Survey - REMINDER OF NEW DEADLINE

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: 09/08/2017 | Audience: SEN Coordinators in Primary and Secondary Schools

To Do List

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 overdue: 1 Completed by: 17/08/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Data and Exams Managers

Key Stage 5 Results Day, Thursday 17 August

The return of Post-16 results is due by 09:30 on Thursday 17 August 2017 more...

Days overdue: 1 Completed by: 17/08/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Exams Managers, Data and Assessment

Help us shape Early Help

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

Days left: 2 Completed by: 20/08/2017 | Audience: All staff

SEND Transformation 0-25

Proposals for change more...

Days left: 13 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: 13 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: 13 Completed by: 31/08/2017 | Audience: All Schools

REMINDER - New Early Education and Childcare Marketing Materials

As you will have heard during the 30 hour presentations last month, we are launching a rebrand of the early education and childcare materials. more...

Days left: 18 Completed by: 05/09/2017 | Audience: Owners, managers, school business managers of early years providers and schools with nursery classes

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

Special Educational Needs Support Survey - REMINDER OF NEW DEADLINE

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: 18 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: 18 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: 19 Completed by: 06/09/2017 | Audience: Learning mentors, SENCos, anyone interested in learning about group work within the school setting

Survey about Education Safeguarding Training

As part of the paid for services offered by the Education Department at Bradford Council, the Education Safeguarding Team is keen to ensure the services it offers for purchase suit the needs of schools in the District. more...

Days left: 24 Completed by: 11/09/2017 | Audience: Any schools who have purchased Education Safeguarding Training from BMDC

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: 27 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: 27 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: 27 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: 41 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: 42 Completed by: 29/09/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, SLT, School Business Managers; Administration Staff

BBC - nationwide search, training and opportunity for disabled actors

The BBC has launched a nationwide search, training and showcase opportunity for disabled actors. Training, run by ThinkBigger, will be held from 2 - 4 October 2017. more...

Days left: 43 Completed by: 30/09/2017 | Audience: All

Parents Voices video

Bradford parents talk about how they felt when leaving their child in childcare for the first time. more...

Days left: 43 Completed by: 30/09/2017 | Audience: All early years providers.

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: 43 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: 135 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: 18/08/2017

Closed Schools

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

Scheduled Closures

208 schools are scheduled to close.

Emergency Closures

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (18/08/2017)


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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