Latest News From BDAT

Bradford Forster Academy off to a flying start!

Students in Year 11 at Bradford Forster Academy collected the Academy’s first full set of GCSE results today, with the Head Girl and Deputy Head... read more

SHIPLEY CHURCH OF ENGLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL SECURES GOOD INSPECTION JUDGEMENT

Staff and students at Shipley Church of England primary school were delighted to receive a good inspection judgement in their recent SIAMS (Statutory... read more

Christ Church Academy wins visit from Andy and the Odd Socks

Christ Church Academy received a very special visit from the nation’s most in-demand live music act for children as lucky winners of the 2019 Odd... read more

Bradford Diocesan Academies Trust Primary Schools – Recruitment Fair

Are you interested in working in a warm, welcoming and friendly Primary School? Do you want to work within a Trust that offers high quality and... read more

CAROL DEWHURST AWARDED OBE

Carol Dewhurst, CEO of Bradford Diocesan Academies Trust (BDAT), was awarded an OBE in the New Year’s Honours. Carol said “I feel hugely... read more

OFSTED CONFIRM SCHOOL HAS IMPROVED AT A RAPID RATE SINCE BECOMING AN ACADEMY

Approaching their third anniversary following academy conversion, staff and students at the Academy at St James have plenty of reasons to celebrate... read more

Young people change young people’s lives at Bradford Forster Academy

In another first, Bradford Forster Academy (BFA) http://www.bradfordforsteracademy.co.uk/ is pioneering a scheme to engage their pupils in changing... read more

Visit to Bradford Forster Academy from Chris Lubbe, Nelson Mandela’s bodyguard

In April, Bradford Forster Academy were delighted to host Nelson Mandela’s bodyguard, Chris Lubbe, who spent the day speaking to all the students... read more

Bradford youngsters get creative in writing competition

The Academy at St James in Bradford held a hugely successful 500 word writing competition last week and Head Teacher Chris Tolson was keen to... read more


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