Category Archives: General News

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

Year 8 Rugby sessions reward

Before starting my role as behaviour support worker at Beckfoot Thornton, I came in to the school to carry out rugby sessions with some of the year 8 students. We went through an 8-10 week course which helped students to engage in learning and boost their confidence, whilst having fun playing rugby with myself. The…
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Headteachers Blog 20/06/2018

On Friday, we held the most amazing celebration event for our year 11 students that were leaving the school after completing their GCSE exams. We had a barbeque, ice-cream stall and live music. Everybody had a great time and the students felt it was a great way to congratulate them on finishing their exams and…
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Year 9 Dance Solos

Amelia and Sinead from Year 9 have demonstrated excellent skills in dance. Their work is inspired by Christopher Bruce's Shadows. In the photo's below, they are showing frustration that they may have to leave their home. They have a focal point of down stage left where the door is. The pieces clearly depict the intention…
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Year 7 Football 12/06/2018

On Tuesday 12th June, the year 7 Football played St Bedes in the Bradford Schools play-off, the winner of which would go through to the Bradford Schools final. Having comfortably won the Bradford West division without conceding a goal, the Year 7 squad were full of confidence and took this into the semi-final, with Xantino…
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