Pupils gift ‘kindness’ to vulnerable people in Bradford

Pupils gift ‘kindness’ to vulnerable people in Bradford

Pupils at Barkerend Primary Leadership Academy are giving the gift of kindness to hundreds of people who are facing hardship and loneliness this year. Young pupils have been taking part in activities and challenges to raise funds and spread kindness as part of their...
Virtual Open Event Thursday 10th December 2020

Virtual Open Event Thursday 10th December 2020

Are you wanting to apply to Barkerend Primary for September 2021 entry into the Reception Class?  Next year there are a limited number of places. On the 10th December 2020 we are hosting a virtual Open Day Event including LIVE information Sessions with the Principal...
Foodbank opens to support the vulnerable

Foodbank opens to support the vulnerable

Our school has launched a foodbank to support vulnerable people as part of the Star Academies Coronavirus Appeal. Staff have been working hard to collect donations for the foodbank, which is operating out of the Star Family Hub at the school. The hub has been set up...
National helpline to support parents with home learning

National helpline to support parents with home learning

A new national helpline for parents and carers will provide personalised support and advice on home learning to support pupils until schools re-open. StarLine is a free telephone helpline which offers parents and carers personalised advice and support from a team of...
Star Community Hub

Star Community Hub

The school is currently closed until further notice, in line with Government guidance. We are working with Bradford City Council to support a number of Community Hubs across the city to provide ongoing care for the children of critical workers and vulnerable pupils...
Today’s readers, tomorrow’s leaders

Today’s readers, tomorrow’s leaders

Star Academies has recently launched a series of exciting new reading initiatives to promote the joys and benefits of reading. Pupils will take part in a series of creative and engaging activities designed to foster and celebrate their love of reading, whilst...
Pupils spread festive cheer among the elderly

Pupils spread festive cheer among the elderly

Pupils from school are spreading festive cheer by befriending vulnerable and elderly residents at Shakespeare Court care home. The pupils have been visiting the care home to provide companionship by playing games, reading and singing with the residents. Pupils at the...