Category Archives: News

Craft Council

Our Year 8 students were given the opportunity to work with the Crafts Council of England, Leeds University and Leeds Art University of a collaborative textile project. Over four days students hand knitted a large scale canopy, created textile samples using domestic knitting machines and large scale banners using computer aided design. This resulted in…
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RAF Linton

On Wednesday 11th July, PC Hooson and Mrs Rushworth took a number of students to RAF Linton. This is a Royal Air Force station at Linton-on-Ouse in North Yorkshire, England. It is currently a flying training centre. [BWGE_Gallery_Ecommerce id="74" gal_title="RAF Linton 11.7.18"]
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Year 7 Humanities Super Learning Day to Bolton Abbey

Students who had shown a positive attitude towards learning during the spring term were invited on the Humanities Super Learning Day to Bolton Abbey. Students got to view the spectacular scenery of the Yorkshire Dales and really throw themselves into doing something a little bit of out of their comfort zone during the 3 mile…
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Celebration of the Arts Event

An Invitation to all Members of our School Communities You are very welcome to join us for Celebration of the Arts, our first Beckfoot Trust wide arts event on: Thursday July 12th from 5-8pm at Beckfoot and Hazelbeck Campus, Wagon Lane, Bingley BD16 1EE We will be showcasing talent from across our schools with visual…
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Regional Creative Writing Event

On Thursday 21st June, our Literacy Champions and First Story pupils attended a Regional Creative Writing Event at Leeds Beckett University. They worked with writers and playwrights, developing approaching to writing. The pupils enjoyed the tour of the campus, and were able to question their student ambassador tour guide about life at university.
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Working with Craig Dyson

Year 10 GCSE Art & Design students had a wonderful day working with the sculptor Craig Dyson at his studio in Haworth. As part of their GCSE coursework students were able to participate on a live project brief to create the Beckfoot Upper Heaton Learner as a permanent sculpture in the school. This involved working…
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UKMT Primary Maths Challenge

Thirty-two students from Beckfoot Heaton Primary came and took part in the UKMT Primary Maths Challenge. They took part in 5 rounds over the course of the day. The primary students were split into teams. Each team was then assigned a student from Year 9. Those students were: Muhammad Ahmad Firoz Deen Umar Hussain Mohsin…
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Jon Hammond: Guest Speaker

On Friday 22nd April we were fortunate to welcome Jon Hammond - Motivational speaker and famous BBC TV and Radio presenter in school. It is through working with the charity 'Speakers for schools' that the opportunity arose. Jon started the school day by meeting the Head and found out about our school and the journey…
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