Category Archives: General News

Items that do not easily fall into other categories can be placed under General News.

Headteacher’s Blog 25/02/2019

Hello and welcome back. I hope that you enjoyed a restful break. Today, some of our finest sporting students have made their way to Hanson Academy to represent Beckfoot Thornton in the Bradford Winter Games. Students will be taking part in a range of competitions including under 16’s boys basketball, under 14’s girls basketball and…
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Headteacher’s Blog 15/02/2019

What a fantastic week we have had! Yesterday, a second group of students visited Cartwright Hall in as part of the Discover Arts Award they are completing. As you can see, the trip was thoroughly enjoyed.   Myself and the Year 8 and 9 students involved in The Brilliant Club were delighted to meet with…
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A visit from the CEO of The Brilliant Club!

We were honoured this week to be able to meet Chris Wilson, CEO of the Brilliant Club. The Brilliant Club is the education charity which currently delivers The Scholars Programme at Beckfoot Thornton. Our twelve Year 9 students have been on the programme since year 8 and are continuing until the end of year 10.…
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