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Year 11 English Half-Term Homework

Calling all Year 11 students, please make sure to complete the below as set by the English Department. Literature revision guides: 1. An Inspector Calls: p97, p109, p121 2. Poetry: Complete the GREEN ‘Practice’ pages and at least one exam question from p78 3. Unseen Poetry: p4-8 From the Languages SNAP guides, complete: 1. Reading:…
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Annual Report / Parent Survey

Below is our Annual Report to parents/carers. Please click here to complete the Beckfoot Trust Parent and Carer Survey, promise it won’t take more than 10 minutes of your time. The closing date for survey responses is 27th January 2020. Thank you, we really appreciate your help! [pdf-embedder url="http://www.beckfootupperheaton.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Beckfoot-Upper-Heaton-Annual-Report-19.20.pdf" title="Beckfoot Upper Heaton Annual Report 19.20"]
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Coffee Morning

The students of 9WMA organised and ran a coffee morning for staff on Friday 20th December. It was in aid of raising awareness of mental health issues in our local community and getting all the staff together to sit, talk, discuss and share, as well as indulge on some pastries, biscuits, cakes, donuts, flapjacks etc.…
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Musical Performances

Last night Miss. Dickson and Ms. Ragan took 12 of our students to perform at a professional external venue, Tapestry, in Bradford. The students were a real credit to the school. We had six acts in total, including some extremely brave solos! In particular, Sophie performed a vocal solo and, when her backing track cut…
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Voice 21: Oracy Development in School

This year, as part of a focus on oracy, Beckfoot Upper Heaton will be partnering with Voice 21. We believe that every young person should leave school able to express their ideas, communicate with confidence and speak eloquently. These vital skills are captured by the word ‘oracy’ which was coined in the 1960s to give…
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Operating Theatre Live

Mr. Khalid took eight Year 11 students to a medical event organised by Beckfoot School, giving them an insight into the work of a doctor. They learnt about dissection, structures within the brain and digestive tract, identifying structures within the heart, how to administer the general anaesthetic Propofol via the use of a catheter and…
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