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Child Safety Week 2014

Child Safety Week 2014 - We have an organised a "Fun Day" at East Riddlesden Hall and "Information Stalls" at Kirkgate Centre, Bradford. Please see poster attached for further details. more...

Published: 23/04/2014 | Audience: Headteacher and Nursery School staff


Futsal and Education Scholarship for 16-17 year olds

We're delighted to be able to offer 16-17 year olds the opportunity to apply for our successful Futsal BTEC Scholarship here at Valley Parade. more...

Published: 17/04/2014 | Audience: Head teachers, PE Coordinators


Bradford City FC Community Foundation Spring Bank half term Football Course

BCFC Community Foundation's ever-popular holiday football courses will be returning during the Spring Bank School holidays more...

Published: 17/04/2014 | Audience: Heads, heads of PE


Spring 2014 Disabled Children's Information Service Newsletter is out now

Read about family life and networks, news, cycling and the Tour De France, an update on the Children and Families Act and much more. more...

Published: 17/04/2014 | Audience: Parents and carers of children with SEN and/or disabilities


Education Update - Wednesday 16 April 2014

Periodically the Education Communications Team receives information which may be of interest to colleagues. Please see below several Government announcements which may be helpful in your areas of work. more...

Published: 16/04/2014 | Audience: ALL



Schools across West Yorkshire are being invited to take part in an exciting new web based initiative designed to encourage more congestion busting, healthy and environmentally friendly ways of travelling to school. more...

Published: 15/04/2014 | Audience: Head Teachers


Investing School Budget Funds

Restrictions on Investing School Budget Funds more...

Published: 15/04/2014 | Audience: Headteachers and Finance Managers

To Do List

Technical Services Annual Package

Deadline is fast approaching for sign up to the Technical Services Annual Package. more...

Days left: 7 Completed by: 30/04/2014 | Audience: Headteachers and Business Managers

KS1 and KS2 data submission dates 2014

Important dates for your diary. more...

Days left: 54 Completed by: 16/06/2014 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers, Y2 teachers, Y6 teachers

Your school's Local Offer

Details of your school's Local Offer can be found below more...

Days left: 68 Completed by: 30/06/2014 | Audience: Attention - SENCo's/Headteachers/Chair of Governors

Important - change to Key Stage 1 data submission date

Important - please note the new Key Stage 1 data submission window. more...

Days left: 69 Completed by: 01/07/2014 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers, Year 2 teachers


No schools have notified Education Services of an inspection.

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

Closed Schools

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

Scheduled Closures

189 schools are scheduled to close.

Other (i.e. Statutory)

Emergency Closures

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

PTS Status

PTS Status PTS services are currently fully operational

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:

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


No schools have notified Education Services of any virus issues.

To notify the Education Services of an virus issues please inform either Janine Munday or Chris Hardaker

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