Category Archives: Trust News

Beckfoot Sixth Form Open Evening

It was busy and buzzing in Beckfoot School at the Beckfoot Sixth Form Evening. Thank you all our visitors including to students internal and external who came along to listen to what Beckfoot can offer you after GCSEs. Gill Halls Headteacher and Glenn Wright, Faculty Leader Sixth form talked to students with their families about…
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Beckfoot Trust Sixth Form Team visit Queensbury School

Thank you to Queensbury School for allowing the Beckfoot Trust to spend the evening talking with their students about entry to our Sixth Form Schools. Beckfoot, Beckfoot Oakbank and Beckfoot Thornton welcome applications to the Sixth Form from students at schools across the Bradford and Keighley district. Open Evenings are taking place on the dates…
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Beckfoot Trust Local Schools Committee Conference 2018

Over 60 colleagues from Local School Committees (LSC) across the Trust came together this week for our first LSC Conference. They were welcomed by the Trust Chair John Winkley and thanked for the work that they do in supporting our schools to become remarkable learning environments. A range of topics were covered: safeguarding, corporate strategy,…
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1940’s Vintage Summer Fair

Northern Power Grid funded a project where our Health and Social Care students were given responsibility to organise a community event. The community event was based around promoting the Priority Service Register. Our students attended two sets of workshops led by Northern Power Grid and Ahead Partnership and winning teams were chosen. The event focused…
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Beckfoot Trust Celebration of the Arts

Beckfoot Trust Celebration of the Arts At the end of summer term our Trust schools came together to create Celebration of the Arts, a showcase of talent from across our Primary, Special and Secondary Schools. It was a mesmerising event, an ambitious vision created by @Art School Ilkley with the support of staff and students…
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Trust Debating Competition

“Every candidate goes into every debate hoping that they can own a particular moment “ Our students definitely owned their moments last night at our first Trust Debating Competition! This saw our secondary schools Beckfoot, Beckfoot Upper Heaton, Beckfoot Oakbank and Beckfoot Thornton battle it out to be crowned the first Trust debate winners. It…
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Trust Sports Day 2018

Our first Beckfoot Trust Sports - A Milestone It was more Bahamas than Bingley at our first ever Trust Sports Day held this week at our Beckfoot and Hazelbeck Campus. Students from special, primary and secondary competed in athletics events in glorious sunshine. They were amazing,; supporting each other whilst focused on being the best they could…
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Beckfoot Trust Schools working with the National Literacy Trust:   The National Literacy Trust is an independent Charity working with schools and communities to give disadvantaged children the literacy skills to succeed in life. Beckfoot Allerton and Upper Heaton are working with them towards this goal.    Beckfoot Allerton Primary poetry week:  As part of a week’s focus…
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Celebration of the Arts

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 and…
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