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Schools Out Newspaper 2017

We are in the process of compiling this year’s School’s Out 2017 newspaper and I would like to make sure you are happy to take delivery during the first two weeks in July. more...

Published: 24/05/2017 | Audience: All Headteachers

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Is your school's website up to date and compliant with DfE regulations?

The Department for Education regulations on what schools should publish on their websites were updated at the end of last year. Is your information correct? Does it comply with the regulations? more...

Published: 24/05/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Chairs of Governors, Business Managers

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Using film technology to support primary literacy - 13 & 14 June

This is a 2 day residential course designed for teachers and teaching assistants who wish to explore the use of film technology as a tool for enhancing literacy lessons. more...

Published: 24/05/2017 | Audience: Primary school teachers

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Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 Writing moderation information

This document should help to answer any questions schools have regarding the use of success criteria and exemplifying greater depth in handwriting. more...

Published: 24/05/2017 | Audience: Primary Headteachers; Assessment co-ordinators

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Using Reflective Language to Manage Behaviour and Strengthen Attachment

The Virtual School is pleased to be able to offer this free training to primary and secondary schools more...

Published: 24/05/2017 | Audience: Primary and Secondary Schools

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NEW - Bradford SBM Forum Facebook page

Check out the new Bradford SBM Forum Facebook page more...

Published: 24/05/2017 | Audience: Business Managers

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Children's Poetry Performance in Ilkley

The wonderful children's poet, Rachel Rooney, will be performing to schools at King's Hall, Ilkley on 3 October 2017. more...

Published: 24/05/2017 | Audience: Literacy Co-ordinators, Assistant Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers and Headteachers

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My Support Plan

We have already begun piloting a way forward whereby funding is available to schools earlier to manage children with SEND at School Support level through My Support Plan. more...

Published: 23/05/2017 | Audience: All schools

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Schools Out Newspaper 2017

We are in the process of compiling this year’s School’s Out 2017 newspaper and I would like to make sure you are happy to take delivery during the first two weeks in July. more...

Published: 23/05/2017 | Audience: All Headteachers

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Rapunzel at Bradford Libraries for Nursery/Reception

Simon & Sian present Rapunzel, a magical re-imagining of the classic Grimms fairy tale. Join Simon and Sian as they bring the tale of ‘Rapunzel' to life through live music, puppetry, art and the unexpected! We have performances at Manningham Library on 6 July 2017, and at other . more...

Published: 23/05/2017 | Audience: Primary Head Teachers; Literacy Co-ordinators; Primary Reception & Nursery Teachers

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BBC Music Day 2017 - The Power of Music *Change of Date*

Please note the change of date to the BBC Music Day 2017. The Power of Music will now take place on Thursday, 15 June. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 19/05/2017 | Audience: All Headteachers, Schools and Heads of Music

FFT Aspire training for Schools 14th and 15th June 2017

We have arranged for FFT to deliver hands-on training on FFT Aspire at Margaret McMillan Tower to schools that subscribe to FFT through the Local Authority. Places are limited so will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 19/05/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Data and Assessment

FFT Aspire training for Schools 14th and 15th June 2017

We have arranged for FFT to deliver hands-on training on FFT Aspire at Margaret McMillan Tower to schools that subscribe to FFT through the Local Authority. Places are limited to one place per school so will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 19/05/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Data and Assessment

Important information regarding changes to the provision of analysis on BSO

Due to a change in funding arrangements the Information Management Team (IMT) is moving to a Service Level Agreement (SLA) model. more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 19/05/2017 | Audience: All Headteachers, Senior Leadership Team and Data Managers

Kick start your day with the Power of Music!

Whether or not you’re attending City Park for the BBC Music Day celebrations on 15 June, why not start the day with a BBC 10 Pieces Assembly? more...

Days overdue: 7 Completed by: 19/05/2017 | Audience: All schools

FFT Aspire training for Schools 14th and 15th June 2017

We have arranged for FFT to deliver hands-on training on FFT Aspire at Margaret McMillan Tower to schools that subscribe to FFT through the Local Authority. Places are limited to one place per school so will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. more...

Days overdue: 6 Completed by: 20/05/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Data and Assessment

BBC Music Day 2017 ** Last chance to sign up – deadline 25.5.17**

Please note the change of date to the BBC Music Day 2017. The Power of Music will now take place on Thursday, 15 June. Lots of workshops to attend and performances to watch – not to be missed! more...

Days overdue: 1 Completed by: 25/05/2017 | Audience: All Headteachers, Schools and Heads of Music

Warp & Weft: A Material Journey

Follow the material journey from sheep to suit! more...

Due today Completed by: 26/05/2017 | Audience: Headteachers. Teachers, SLT

Fairytale Explorer - Cartwright Hall

Through a series of practical activities pupils will use artwork to explore and reinforce different elements of classic fairytales. more...

Days left: 5 Completed by: 31/05/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, SLTs

Bradford City launch free PE support through Premier League's Primary Stars

Bradford City Community Foundation are working in partnership with the new Premier League Primary Stars intiative and would like to invite all Bradford Primary Schools to 6 FREE PE Lessons. more...

Days left: 7 Completed by: 02/06/2017 | Audience: All Primary Schools

Enhanced Early Years Specialist Provision (EYESP)

Expressions of Interest more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 06/06/2017 | Audience: For the attention of ALL schools and Early Years Settings/Providers

SEND Transformation 0-25, Children’s Services, CBMDC

Proposals for the SEND Transformation 0-25 for Children’s Services, CBMDC more...

Days left: 11 Completed by: 06/06/2017 | Audience: All Headteachers , SENCOs, Early Years Leaders and SEND Governors

Course - Managing Low Level Behaviour 22.06.17 4.00pm to 5.30pm

Last chance to book onto this course is 07.06.17. This course is run by Bradford Behaviour Specialist Teaching Team. more...

Days left: 12 Completed by: 07/06/2017 | Audience: Secondary and primary classroom teachers and assistants, SENCos and SMT

Course -SEMH in the classroom - Guidance for NQTs/RQT’s on 16.06.17

This course aims to support newly qualified and recently qualified teachers to: • gain an understanding of SEMH needs in pupils • develop strategies for managing behaviour through quality first teaching. • be aware of a socially and emotionally inclusive classroom environment. more...

Days left: 13 Completed by: 08/06/2017 | Audience: NQT’s and RQT’s

Save the Date for the Summer Term Headteacher Briefing

Two Headteacher Summer Term Briefings for all schools and Academies have been planned as follows more...

Days left: 20 Completed by: 15/06/2017 | Audience: All schools (nursery, primary, secondary, academies, specials, PRUs)

Selecting your School Meals Menu Options

A new menu that is fully compliant with both the Statutory Food Based Standards and the Soil Association, has been prepared by Bradford Council's in-house catering service, Facilities Management, providing a base which you can adjust, as required to achieve a bespoke menu for your school. more...

Days left: 28 Completed by: 23/06/2017 | Audience: Primary School Head Teachers and Business Managers

Summer Term Headteacher Briefings

Two dates have been set for the Summer Term Headteacher briefings for all Education Settings more...

Days left: 28 Completed by: 23/06/2017 | Audience: All Education Settings

Course - SEMH Children and the Early Years Environment on 04.07.17 AM

How to create an inclusive environment in an early years setting • Understanding of environments such as o Home o Learning o Emotional more...

Days left: 31 Completed by: 26/06/2017 | Audience: Teachers and support staff in the Early Years and Year one setting

Course -Positive Lunchtimes and Playtimes 04.07.17 & 03.10.17 PM

This training course is 2 sessions long and is aimed at senior leaders and middle managers who have a responsibility for lunchtimes and who have an interest in developing more positive break times in school. more...

Days left: 31 Completed by: 26/06/2017 | Audience: Inclusion staff, pastoral staff, SENCo’s, senior leaders, middle managers

2017 EYFS, KS1 and Phonics Check Assessment Data Collections

Information and guidance regarding the 2017 EYFS, Key Stage 1 and Phonics Check Assessment data collections is now available. more...

Days left: 42 Completed by: 07/07/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, Administrators, Business Managers, Data Managers, Assessment Staff

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: 111 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: 111 Completed by: 14/09/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputies, All SLT and Nurture Practioners

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: 26/05/2017

Closed Schools

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

Emergency Closures

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (26/05/2017)


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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