Category Archives: News

Samsung Space Descent Tour Bus

On Tuesday 5th of December we had the third and final activity take place with the Science and Media Museum Group based around Tim Peakes journey to the International Space Station (ISS). The Samsung Space Descent Tour Bus visited us for the full day in which all students in Years 9 and 10 could sample…
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Science Show & Museum Visit

On Monday 6th November, Beckfoot Upper Heaton were lucky to have the Science Museum Group pay the school a visit to celebrate Tim Peakes journey into space and time spent on the International Space Station (ISS). His Soyuz capsule, in which he returned to Earth, is on display in the Science and Media Museum in…
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Visit To Hepworth Gallery

A group of GCSE Art & Design students visited the award winning Hepworth Gallery in Wakefield and participated in a textile workshop to enhance their portfolio. The students had an opportunity to explore the stunning exhibits within the gallery including many sculptures by Barbara Hepworth. The exhibits became the inspiration for developing their ideas in different…
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Exam Certificate Collection

Students who achieved certified subjects this Summer 2017 You may now collect your exam certificates from the main school office between the hours of 9am-4pm from Tuesday 7th November to the end of school year 20th July 2018. Certificates need to be signed for on collection so if you are unable to collect your certificates…
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Bradford for Teaching Campaign

The Bradford for Teaching campaign was officially launched last week with a media and stakeholder briefing, hosted by Beckfoot School. The aim of the campaign is to promote Train to Teach and encourage aspiring teachers to choose Bradford as their career destination, either as a first job or next career move. Representatives from across Bradford…
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School Bus Services

A decision has been made to withdraw the A4 bus service as of 1st Sept 2017. This decision was made by West Yorkshire Combined Authority as a result of the lack of requirement and use of the service. The A2 service will be operated by a Mybus from September 2017 and the timetable is available…
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Manchester Museum of Science and Industry

On Friday 14th July, 29 Year 8 students accompanied Mr Ahmed, Miss Shabir and Mr Shah on a trip to the Manchester Museum of Science and Industry. There, we were wowed by exhibits such as 'Baby', the worlds first working computer, and a vertical Mini Cooper! The trip started with a live demonstration of the…
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Remembering Srebrenica Memorial Event

Yesterday was a truly moving event. Our students led the remembrance of the victims of Srebrenica by leading the lighting of candles during the multi faith event at Bradford Cathedral. It was a humbling experience to see our students interact and lead reflection amongst the community leaders in attendance. The Dean said that our students were…
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Exam Results Day 2017

GCE Results Day 2017 GCE Results Day is Thursday 17th August 2017. School will be open from 9am to 11am for students to collect their results from the Main Hall. If a student wants a third party to collect their results on their behalf they must provide this person with a letter, signed by themselves,…
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