Category Archives: Trust News

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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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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