Category Archives: News

Medical Students from The University of Leeds

The last couple of days, we have had medical students from the University of Leeds explaining medical careers available to our students after their school life. On the first day, the students learnt about the careers paths and skills they need to have to get into those kinds of careers. They worked in teams to…
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Dr. Zoe Laughlin Interview

Introduction to Dr. Zoe Laughlin Dr. Zoe Laughlin is an artist, maker and materials expert. She works on many projects and goes to many interviews and talks. She is the co-founder and director of The Institute of Making, at the University of London, one of the best universities in the world. At this interview, we…
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Urdu GCSE Revision Plan

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WW1 Trip

Two Year 9 History students, Abdul and Zehsan have been selected to represent the school on the First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme. This is a national programme funded by the government to commemorate the First World War. Yesterday students spent the first day travelling down to meet other schools at Kingswood Grosvenor Hall…
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BAE Systems, RAF and Royal Navy STEM Roadshow

Year 7 and 8 were treated to a wonderful STEM show titled ‘Are we connected' delivered by the BAE Systems, RAF and Royal Navy education team on Friday 25th January. We learnt how mobile phones connect people around the world, how computers talk to each other and how we communicate with our devices e.g. Bluetooth.…
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Speak Out Challenge Regional Finals

Last night, Musaleen and Tauheed were at the Media Museum taking part in the Speak Out Challenge regional finals. Musaleen was runner up but he did absolutely brilliantly against some pretty tough competition from around Bradford. He delivered a powerful speech on disability with confidence in front of a daunting audience in the Pictureville Cinema.…
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NCS: National Citizen Service

On Friday 7th December, NCS will be coming into school to launch their programme with Year 11s for the Summer. They will be talking to students about an amazing opportunity to build new skills, meet new people and fast track their future. The students will also be given this chance for the discount price of…
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The National School Breakfast Programme

Our school has joined the government’s National School Breakfast Programme (NSBP), which is being delivered by the charities Family Action and Magic Breakfast. As a NSBP School we are pleased to offer a free healthy school breakfast, available to all, and enjoy the benefits that brings, with children settled and ready to learn at the…
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Keighley Bus Company Strike – Tuesday 4th December

On 29th November, the Combined Authority was advised by the Keighley Bus Company that its drivers intend to take strike action on Tuesday 4 December 2018. Unfortunately, the strike could cause disruption for our students. The company plans to run as many school services as possible and will do its best to keep us updated.…
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Basketball Winners

Our Basketball team attended a tournament over the past 2 weeks hosted by Beckfoot School in Bingley. Our boys have been training with the Bradford Dragons Coach Pawel Bohdziewicz every Monday after school since the beginning of term. It just goes to show what can be achieved through commitment, hard work, a positive attitude, skill,…
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