Pupils bowled over to meet cricket legends

Pupils bowled over to meet cricket legends

Pupils enjoyed a once in a lifetime opportunity to meet England cricket heroes. At a Yorkshire Cricket Foundation event, as part of National Cricket Week, the primary school pupils were given the opportunity to play alongside former England and Yorkshire cricketers...
Pupils Drum Up Support for BBC Music Day in Bradford

Pupils Drum Up Support for BBC Music Day in Bradford

Pupils took part in Bradford Music Education Hub’s ‘This is Bradford – This is Us’ celebration as part of BBC Music Day. Musicians from the school joined pupils from across Bradford for the musical celebration day in City Park. A range of activities and performances...
Spring Fair raises dough for breakfast club

Spring Fair raises dough for breakfast club

We held our annual fundraising Spring Fair on Saturday 6 April. More than 400 staff, parents, pupils and members of the nearby community attended the event. Pupils from Years 5 and 6 were on hand to help out on the stalls. The chocolate tombola was the fair’s star...
Barkerend Pupils Love to Share a Book

Barkerend Pupils Love to Share a Book

Earlier in the term the whole school celebrated World Book Day on 7th March. The whole school theme this year was Heroes and Villains, staff and pupils dressed up as their favourite Hero or Villain sharing their love of reading. Teachers visited different classes to...

Free information sessions for aspiring teachers

If you’ve been considering your future career options and think teaching could be the right profession for you, a series of free information sessions in Bradford will help you to find out how to take the first step into teaching. Star Institute, a leading, accredited...
Barkerend makes the grade in national league tables

Barkerend makes the grade in national league tables

Bakrekend Primary Leadership Academy is after making the grade in the national Primary School Performance Tables for 2018. The tables are based upon Key Stage 2 national curriculum assessment results (often referred to as SATs) and progress scores for pupils in...