Latest News From BDAT

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

IMMANUEL COLLEGE RETAINS GOOD STATUS IN 2019 OFSTED INSPECTION

Seven years after their last inspection, staff and students at Immanuel College are proud to confirm that the school remains a good education... read more

Christ Church Academy staff walk 200 miles for 200 breakfasts a day

Staff from Christ Church Academy Primary School in Shipley completed a sponsored walk to raise money to help them continue their Fuel for School... read more

Ruby Bhatti, OBE

Ruby Bhatti, Trustee of BDAT and a Board member of Dixons Academies Trust, is being honoured with an OBE for services to Young People and Housing.... read more

CENTENARY OF THE ARMISTICE

On Friday, 9th November, students from Belle Vue Girls' Academy, in conjunction with Historic England, devised an interactive experience to... read more

Westminster C of E Primary Academy is awarded £149,000 after their innovative services impress major UK funder

The Garfield Weston Foundation more than doubles its £5m anniversary fund to over £11m to support over 150 charities across UK after overwhelming... read more


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GREAT NEWS @church_prim @WeAreBDAT! "Staff have increased pupils’ interest in learning and eagerness to be at school every day. Subjects are brought to life by practical and purposeful experiences. This is sparking pupils’ intrigue in the world around them."
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It’s Official - well done everyone at Academy at St James @church_prim @WeAreBDAT
“OFSTED CONFIRM SCHOOL HAS IMPROVED AT A RAPID RATE SINCE BECOMING AN ACADEMY” (Ofsted Dec 2019)
https://www.bdat-academies.org/news/
Very well deserved 👍