4:00am Friday 21st October 2016
A CHARITY based in Bradford set up to improve children’s reading standards has helped more than 6,800 young people in the past year.
10:30am Friday 21st October 2016
AN event held to encourage families to read together more often attracted over 1,000 people to the National Media Museum and City Library yesterday.
3:00am Thursday 20th October 2016
SEVENTY-SIX local schools have been sent invoices after a payroll mistake led to them being undercharged for wages for up to four years.
3:00am Thursday 20th October 2016
A BRADFORD secondary school has pulled itself out of special measures, with its leadership moving from “inadequate” to good in 18 months.
4:33pm Wednesday 19th October 2016
THE importance of having the flu vaccination was promoted by Manor Medical Practice today through an initiative organised by the Patient Participation Group.
4:01am Wednesday 19th October 2016
YOUNGSTERS from Bingley’s Lady Lane Park School have been treading the boards at Salts Mill as they staged a 20-minute production detailing children’s lives as they worked in Victorian mills.
6:17pm Tuesday 18th October 2016
BRADFORD has the third highest number in the country of parents being fined for taking their children out of school during term time - a rise of almost 1,500 in 12 months.
1:48pm Tuesday 18th October 2016
THE number of Bradford schools below Government standards has fallen by almost half in the last year.
6:46pm Monday 17th October 2016
STUDENTS at Bradford College were visited by a campaigner raising awareness of religious homophobia.
3:00am Friday 14th October 2016
A BRADFORD primary school received a visit from students at Bradford College to mark the school receiving a special award for its work.
4:00pm Friday 14th October 2016
POP trip Mr Meanor have performed a gig for students at Bradford Academy on the last day of a regional tour promoting peace.
1:00am Thursday 13th October 2016
BRADFORD’S fast-rising population means 17 new schools are needed in the district by 2020, according to new research.
3:39pm Sunday 9th October 2016
BRADFORD West MP Naz Shah has visited a secondary school in Manningham to talk to pupils about her career.
2:43am Tuesday 11th October 2016
CELEBRATIONS to mark the 50th anniversary of the University of Bradford receiving its Royal Charter are being held at City Hall tomorrow.
3:00am Saturday 8th October 2016
BRADFORD Council will work closer with police in future to try and spot the signs of illegal schools.
10:07am Friday 7th October 2016
THE Lord Mayor of Bradford has officially opened a primary school's new ball court, built after parents and pupils raised £10,000 in just one year.
3:48pm Thursday 6th October 2016
Miriam Lord Primary School in Manningham is celebrating gaining an online safety award.
3:00am Wednesday 5th October 2016
BRADFORD’s school results are improving in some areas but are remaining stubbornly low in others, council bosses will hear at a meeting next week.
3:00am Wednesday 5th October 2016
A NEW project helping pregnant women improve their English will involve about 90 mums-to-be in its first year.
11:08am Tuesday 4th October 2016
WHEN a major festival comes to Bradford for the first time next month, a number of local students will have had a big say on its line up.
10:08am Tuesday 4th October 2016
POTENTIAL students at the University of Bradford will be able to examine a skeleton, act as a judge and try their hand at TV presenting at an open day on Saturday.
3:00am Sunday 2nd October 2016
A FORMER student at a Baildon school has written to councillors about his concerns that many sixth form schools in the district have been judged “unviable.”
10:48am Friday 30th September 2016
STATE of the art technology at Bradford College has helped re-create the city’s iconic statues of former rulers in materials as varied as paper to plastic.
3:00am Thursday 29th September 2016
THE Battle of the Somme will be commemorated by pupils from two local schools as part of an ambitious multicultural project.
8:08pm Thursday 29th September 2016
MORE than 100 staff and students at Bradford College took the chance to ‘de-stress’ today by spending a relaxing time in the company of trainee guide dogs.
10:07am Tuesday 27th September 2016
A FORMER millionaire turned drugs importer has visited a Bradford school to speak with pupils about the consequences of a life of crime.
6:43pm Monday 26th September 2016
PRIMARY schools in Bradford have joined forces with police to start a crackdown on illegal and inconsiderate parking.
5:56pm Monday 26th September 2016
ONE of Pakistan’s most successful film starts visited a Manningham primary school today to help inspire pupils.
4:37pm Monday 26th September 2016
A NEW exhibition marking the 50th anniversary of the University of Bradford has been opened in its Gallery II.
9:54am Friday 23rd September 2016
A NEW girls’ secondary school will open in Bradford after an education trust was given the go-ahead by the Department for Education.
3:05am Friday 23rd September 2016
ONE of Bradford’s biggest secondary schools is today celebrating its 60th anniversary, and has invited pupils from all six decades to take part in the celebrations.
3:04am Thursday 22nd September 2016
PUPILS at a Bradford primary school have visited the tropics of Borneo, the Palace of Versailles and even explored the digestive system from the inside, all without leaving their classroom.
5:51pm Wednesday 21st September 2016
CHANGES to how early years providers are funded could be “devastating” to Bradford nurseries, representatives from local schools have been told.
3:00am Tuesday 20th September 2016
INSPIRED children at Saltaire Primary School have drifted back in time to create stunning murals which capture life on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal when it first opened.
6:12pm Thursday 15th September 2016
The growing divide in the performance of secondary schools between the north and south of England should make us "worry as a nation", the chief inspector of schools has said.
2:58pm Wednesday 14th September 2016
YOUNGSTERS and staff got into character at a school in Bradford as they took part in a Roald Dahl day.
7:59pm Thursday 8th September 2016
A NEW study published by Bradford based Hallmark Cards has revealed that teaching children how to read and write using more traditional methods, like writing shopping lists, could be a powerful vehicle for boosting literacy skills.
6:27pm Monday 5th September 2016
STAFF from three primary schools across Bradford gathered at a special event today as they became part of a new multi-academy trust.
3:00am Monday 5th September 2016
A NEW plan to help improve education in Bradford will need to reflect the “rapidly changing” landscape, according to a new report.
9:35am Tuesday 23rd August 2016
THE University of Bradford has awarded the first of its 50th anniversary scholarships,
3:05am Monday 22nd August 2016
A NEW play aimed at teaching Bradford primary school pupils the many guises of predatory paedophiles and written with the help of City Hall experts will soon be touring the district.
12:08pm Monday 22nd August 2016
CHILDREN enjoyed a taste of life as an author at a writing workshop.
2:05pm Monday 15th August 2016
A PRIMARY school has benefitted from the generosity of the local community following a fire which destroyed £4,500 of equipment.
12:52pm Thursday 11th August 2016
Fraudsters are targeting students’ first loan instalments just weeks before thousands of students start the new academic year.
11:34am Thursday 11th August 2016
INSPECTORS have praised the “utterly dedicated” leaders of a Bradford school that has shown huge improvement over the past two years.
4:00am Tuesday 9th August 2016
ORGANISERS of an annual contest that gives secondary school pupils a taste of the music industry has announced that it is ending due to a lack of funding.
5:00pm Thursday 28th July 2016
MANY families who choose to home-school their children are “afraid” of letting Bradford Council know about the arrangement, according to a senior councillor.
2:28pm Friday 22nd July 2016
A GROUP of about 100 Syrian refugees enjoyed a barbecue, music and games at Dixons City Academy in Bradford.
2:41am Thursday 21st July 2016
NEWS that a Bradford school may run into a deficit of almost £2.7 million by the end of the financial year has been branded a "disgrace" at a meeting of school leaders.
5:18pm Monday 18th July 2016
THE Lord Mayor of Bradford has been celebrating the talents of young writers and poets at book launches in two Bradford schools.