Category Archives: Collaborative Working

Compelling Vision for Curriculum for every Child

On April 2nd 2019 colleagues from across the Trust came together for an Away Day to shape a compelling vision for a curriculum suited to the needs of every child in our Trust.  Headteachers, Senior Leaders and Central Improvement Teams worked on the three objectives  Establish a set of curriculum principles appropriate to all Beckfoot Trust schools Identify strategic themes that we can develop further to turn those principles into…
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Hazelbeck School work with Bradford Birth to 19 SCITT

As part of Beckfoot Teaching Schools collaborative working, Hazelbeck School hosted ITTs from Bradford Birth to 19 SCITT. Trainees were given a brief induction to Hazelbeck School and then assigned to a base, where they spent the day. They worked with our Supported and Independent Learners. They were included in the lunchtime clubs, which enabled…
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Beckfoot Trust Conference 2019

Thank you to our Trust Colleagues for coming along in great numbers to the second annual Beckfoot Trust Conference, with the theme Learning with Generation Z. We listened to the CEO of the Trust David Horn talk about the progress we are making in our Bradford Communities and the obstacles that we need to tackle…
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Beckfoot and BDAT Trusts Collaborate to share best practice in Business.

Beckfoot Trust are very excited to be joining forces with Bradford Diocesan Academies Trust (BDAT) to carry out an inter trust audit. This involves the exchange of business staff between our schools, examining each others business controls and procedures and driving forward best practice in the area. We are very proud of the initiative, a…
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Oxford University and Oxplore

We were delighted last week to welcome Charli Hopkins from Worcester College to work with 40 Year 12 students from across our Trust who may be considering an application to Oxford University next year. In the first part of the session Charli outlined the application process and then encouraged students to challenge her about reasons…
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Beckfoot Oakbank School lead first Beckfoot Trust Student Conference

We are delighted that the first Beckfoot Trust Student Conference is being led and hosted by Beckfoot Oakbank School on February 27th 2019. Student representatives from our schools will work collaboratively to share their views on learning with Generation Z so that our community can better understand how all our students can enjoy learn and…
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Beckfoot Oakbank Sixth Form Open Evening.

Beckfoot Oakbank Sixth Form Open Evening. Thank you to all Beckfoot Oakbank Yr 11 students and and their families for the great turn out to Parents Evening and Sixth Form Open Evening. It was a buzzing night full of information to support Year 11 to make the right decisions on their next steps. Teachers were…
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Trust Conference 2019

We are very excited about our second annual Trust Conference that aims to engage our community in shaping a 21st Century vision for our Trust through the eyes of a Generation Z learner. We will use the ideas generated from 700 plus delegates to rewrite our Trust Strategic Vision and in addition create 101 best…
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