Category Archives: Head’s Blog

Heads blog 11th October 2018

Aiming High I can’t believe that we have nearly come to the end of our first half term already. There has been so much happening this half term and it has set the bar now for the rest of the year. Some of our GCSE students had a day visit to Cambridge University on Tuesday…
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A Great Start to the Year

We have been back into the school routine now for 8 days and I have to say that I am hugely impressed by our fantastic students. I have noticed how kind and courteous you have been to one another on the corridors and at break and lunchtime, you all look so smart too. At the…
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A School Working in Partnership

(Featured photo: Transitions Workshops on Friday 22nd June) What has struck me this week has been the variety of examples that I have come across where we have been involved in others from outside Beckfoot Oakbank. These experiences make the school and the students in it, even better and long may these links continue. On…
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Proud to be a ‘Beckfoot Oakbanker’ – 15th June 2018

Over a 100 students attended Sports Award Evening last night at Keighley Rugby Union Club. We were lucky enough to have someone very special there with us. Natalie Haythornthwaite from Keighley was on the Gold medal winning netball team at the Commonwealth Games in Australia earlier this year. It was fantastic for our students to…
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