Latest News From BDAT

A call to recognise and resolve the unequal impact of covid on pupils’ learning for examinations in 2021.

Letter published in The Daily Telegraph - 21st November 2020 A call to recognise and resolve the unequal impact of covid on pupils’ learning for... read more

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


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So much positivity about our new #DigitalStrategy guide for schools. @ICTEvangelist and I have spent months on this and so pleased it is proving helpful and starting discussions.

https://www.headteacher-update.com/resources-article/digital-strategy-in-an-age-of-remote-learning-technology-netsupport-1/228443/

A free 45-minute briefing event for school and trust leaders in Bradford and partner schools and trusts from the surrounding regions. Join the Teacher Development Network (TDN) here: https://buff.ly/3kuBuGg #WeExceed

Take a look at our February BDAT briefing. It's a jam packed edition with news around Pure Accountability, Inclusion and the BDAT book group .. Enjoy! https://www.bdat-academies.org/news/bdat-newsletters/