Action

Join the Bradford Music Education Hub Singing Challenge

For the Autumn term, we have linked with Out of the Ark to form Bradford Music Education Hub’s Singing Challenge. This is an opportunity to get access to five songs and online resources from Out of the Ark and raise the profile of singing. more...

Published: 22/09/2017 | Audience: All Primary Music Co-ordinators and SEN Co-ordinators

Information

Revised EHCP / MSP paperwork must be used from 1st November 2017

Revised EHCP / MSP paperwork must be used from 1st November 2017 Any submissions made after this date, using the old form will be returned. Thank you for your cooperation with this. more...

Published: 22/09/2017 | Audience: Sencos

Action

EYFSP Moderator recruitment 2017 -2018

We are recruiting additional moderators to the EYFSP team. If you are interested in becoming a moderator, please reply by the 6 October to be considered. more...

Published: 22/09/2017 | Audience: For the attention of Primary Headteachers and Early Years Leaders

Consultation

Consultation on removal of sixth form at Carlton Bolling College

Consultation on the proposed closure of Sixth Form Provision at Carlton Bolling College and increase the Published Admission Number of the school to 300 more...

Published: 22/09/2017 | Audience: All

Opportunity

Introduction to Down syndrome

Our first training course this term for people working with children and young people who have Down syndrome is on 27th Sept 9am to 1pm. What is Down syndrome? needs, learning profile and strategies to help with inclusion, development and education more...

Published: 22/09/2017 | Audience: staff working with children who have Down syndrome

Action

Course-How to Manage Physical Interventions in Schools

This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Published: 22/09/2017 | Audience: TAs, HLTAs, Mentors, Teachers, SENCOs, SLT

Opportunity

Bradford BBC Ten Pieces Festival 24/25 March 2018 - Get Involved!

The Bradford Music & Arts Service is holding a BBC Ten Pieces Festival on 24/25 March and we want schools to get involved! more...

Published: 22/09/2017 | Audience: All schools and settings

Information

School Gate Parking

The Road Safety Team has a number of school gate parking boards and banners available for schools to borrow free of charge. more...

Published: 22/09/2017 | Audience: Head teachers, Pastoral Staff

Information

The Future is Bright (and Green) for Glenaire Primary School

Please could you take a couple of minutes to vote for Glenaire in the M&S energy fund bid? more...

Published: 22/09/2017 | Audience: Everybody!

Action

Early Years Leader’s Briefings Autumn 2017

Excellent opportunity to meet with like-minded professionals and debate Early Years learning and care. The forums are part of the Local Authority’s role to ensure our youngest children receive high quality services in the district. more...

Published: 22/09/2017 | Audience: For the attention of Primary Headteachers and Early Years Leaders

To Do List

Changes to the Data Sharing Agreement between Bradford Council and Schools

An updated Data Sharing Agreement between Bradford Council and Schools has been sent to all headteachers this week. We would be grateful if schools would agree to sign up to this agreement before Friday 22 September 2017 by following the instructions below. more...

Days overdue: 1 Completed by: 22/09/2017 | Audience: All Headteachers, SLT, Business Managers and Data Managers

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. There are a couple of places left please contact lynda.hitchen@bradford.gov.uk more...

Days overdue: 1 Completed by: 22/09/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputies, All SLT and Nurture Practioners

Course - Managing Low Level Behaviour - Thursday 12.10.17 - 4 - 5.30pm

The last chance to book onto this course is 28.09.17. This course is run by Bradford Behaviour Specialist Teaching Team. more...

Days left: 5 Completed by: 28/09/2017 | Audience: Secondary and primary classroom teachers and assistants, SENCos and SMT

Course - Managing Low Level Behaviour 28.09.17

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

Days left: 5 Completed by: 28/09/2017 | Audience: Secondary and primary classroom teachers and assistants, SENCos and SMT

Autumn Term: Primary Music Network Meetings

Following the success of previous Primary Network Meetings and feedback from schools, the Bradford Music Education Hub is pleased to announce TWO dates and TWO locations for the Autumn Term network meetings. You are welcome to attend either meeting to suit your availability and location. more...

Days left: 6 Completed by: 29/09/2017 | Audience: Primary School staff that teach and/or coordinate Music in their schools.

Help us improve Signs of Safety

Many schools and practitioners are now using Signs of Safety. We are now a year into our Signs of Safety implementation and have many examples of great practice. We’re keen to learn about your experience of using Signs of Safety. Please help us by filling in our short survey. more...

Days left: 6 Completed by: 29/09/2017 | Audience: Everyone

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

Please help promote Illuminate Bradford - 3 day mini festival in City Park

Schools should receive a consignment of leaflets next week promoting Illuminate Bradford. We would be grateful if these could be handed to students as soon as possible so families can plan their visits. more...

Days left: 6 Completed by: 29/09/2017 | Audience: Primary and special school head teachers

School Asbestos Concerns

It is crucial that schools inform the Council of any works which they are planning in the school building and that discussions are held with the Council’s Asbestos Unit before any works are undertaken on site. more...

Days left: 6 Completed by: 29/09/2017 | Audience: Head Teachers, Business Managers, School Governors

SEND Transformation 0-25

Consultation period extended... more...

Days left: 6 Completed by: 29/09/2017 | Audience: All users

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: 7 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: 7 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: 7 Completed by: 30/09/2017 | Audience: Head teachers, Governors, Business Managers

Autumn School Census - October 2017

School Census is on Thursday 5 October 2017 and all schools are required to produce an electronic census return. more...

Days left: 12 Completed by: 05/10/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leadership Team, Data Managers and School Administrators

EYFSP Moderator recruitment 2017 -2018

We are recruiting additional moderators to the EYFSP team. If you are interested in becoming a moderator, please reply by the 6 October to be considered. more...

Days left: 13 Completed by: 06/10/2017 | Audience: For the attention of Primary Headteachers and Early Years Leaders

Bookstart Treasure Pack Gifting Events at Bradford Libraries for Nursery

Bradford Libraries present a fun interactive session for children receiving the Bookstart Treasure Pack. Stories, singing and crafts along with a visit from Bookstart Bear are on offer at libraries throughout October 2017. more...

Days left: 17 Completed by: 10/10/2017 | Audience: Primary Head Teachers; Literacy Co-ordinators; Primary Nursery Teachers; Setting Managers

Music Curriculum Audit

Ofsted has tasked all Music Education Hubs to visit schools and audit the delivery of music in the curriculum in all schools on an annual basis. We hope you will work with us to achieve this. more...

Days left: 20 Completed by: 13/10/2017 | Audience: Headteacher / Music Co-ordinator / Head of Music

Music Curriculum Audit

Ofsted has tasked all Music Education Hubs to visit schools and audit the delivery of music in the curriculum on an annual basis. We hope you will work with us to achieve this. more...

Days left: 20 Completed by: 13/10/2017 | Audience: Headteacher / Music Co-ordinator / Head of Music

Secondary Music Teachers Network Meeting (Autumn Term) When and Where

Following the success of previous Network Meetings and feedback from schools, the Bradford Music Education Hub is pleased to announce the next date for the Secondary Music Teacher’s Network Meeting. more...

Days left: 20 Completed by: 13/10/2017 | Audience: Secondary School staff that teach and/or coordinate Music in their schools.

Consultation on expansion of Low Ash Primary

Consultation on the Expansion of Low Ash Primary School in order to increase the Published Admission Number (PAN) of the school more...

Days left: 27 Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: All

Consultation on removal of sixth form at Carlton Bolling College

Consultation on the proposed closure of Sixth Form Provision at Carlton Bolling College and increase the Published Admission Number of the school to 300 more...

Days left: 27 Completed by: 20/10/2017 | Audience: All

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

Course for newly qualified and recently qualified teachers run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 29 Completed by: 22/10/2017 | Audience: NQT’s and RQT’s

Early Years Leader’s Briefings Autumn 2017

Excellent opportunity to meet with like-minded professionals and debate Early Years learning and care. The forums are part of the Local Authority’s role to ensure our youngest children receive high quality services in the district. more...

Days left: 38 Completed by: 31/10/2017 | Audience: For the attention of Primary Headteachers and Early Years Leaders

Course -“Behaviour is Communication”.

strategies for practitioners in reception and year one. more...

Days left: 40 Completed by: 02/11/2017 | Audience: Teachers and support staff in Reception and Year one setting

Early Years' Developments in Bradford 2017 to 2018 (EYDiB)

A pilot group of providers in Bradford and Keighley have developed opportunities to work together that will enable all Early Years schools and settings to contribute to the picture of learning across the Bradford District. more...

Days left: 50 Completed by: 12/11/2017 | Audience: For the attention of all Primary Headteachers, Early Years Leaders and providers in maintained and p

Course-How to Manage Physical Interventions in Schools

This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 54 Completed by: 16/11/2017 | Audience: TAs, HLTAs, Mentors, Teachers, SENCOs, SLT

Course-Creating an enabling curriculum for children with issues around

Course title - Creating an enabling curriculum for children with issues around their social, emotional, mental health assessed as being at range four. This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 66 Completed by: 28/11/2017 | Audience: Behaviour Centre Staff / Teaching assistants specifically employed in mainstream schools to support

Course-A practical guide to implementing provision in the classroom 4 SEMH

This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 79 Completed by: 11/12/2017 | Audience: TAs, HLTAs, Mentors, Teachers, SENCOs, SLT

Course-The National Nurture Group Network Accredited Training

This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 79 Completed by: 11/12/2017 | Audience: Teaching Assistants, SENCOs, Behaviour Leaders, HLTAs, Class Teachers and NQTs

Join the Bradford Music Education Hub Singing Challenge

For the Autumn term, we have linked with Out of the Ark to form Bradford Music Education Hub’s Singing Challenge. This is an opportunity to get access to five songs and online resources from Out of the Ark and raise the profile of singing. more...

Days left: 83 Completed by: 15/12/2017 | Audience: All Primary Music Co-ordinators and SEN Co-ordinators

SEND Transformation 0-25

Extension to Consultation Period more...

Days left: 90 Completed by: 22/12/2017 | Audience: All staff of Education Settings, Governors

School Calendar 2018/19

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

Days left: 99 Completed by: 31/12/2017 | Audience: Headteachers, Administrators, Business Managers

Nurturing Talk Training – 07.02.18

This course is run by Specialist Teaching Team within Behaviour Support Service more...

Days left: 111 Completed by: 12/01/2018 | Audience: Teaching Assistants, SENCOs, Behaviour Leaders, HLTAs, Class Teachers and NQTs EYFS to KS2/3

Inspections

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

Please see below a list of schools that have notified us of an inspection on or after: 23/09/2017

Southmere Primary Academy

3802023 Locality: BS2 | First Day Of Inspection: 26/09/2017 | Last Day Of Inspection: 27/09/2017 | 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

No schools have been closed by unforeseen circumstances.

PTS Status

PTS services are currently fully operational today (23/09/2017)


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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