Archived News

Read through all the news articles posted by The Northern Education Trust

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Northern Education Trust

Archived News

Read through all the news articles posted by The Northern Education Trust.

Ryecroft is a Nature Friendly School

January 22, 2020, 1:53 pm

Ryecroft Primary Academy is excited to announce that it has signed up to take part in the Nature Friendly Schools research project, a ground-breaking £6.4million initiative supported by the Department for Education, with support from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, and Natural England. The 4 year project will give thousands of children […]

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Viral Illnesses – Flu / Norovirus

November 27, 2019, 4:02 pm

As you may be aware, we have had a number of children absent from school this week, with various symptoms related to flu and the norovirus. To minimise sickness and endeavour to keep the school open for our pupils, we have taken the following measures: Regularly consulted Public Health England Yorkshire and Humber, and implemented […]

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Breakfast Club

July 25, 2019, 10:09 am

Please note that Breakfast Club starts at 8.00 am and the doors close at 8.20am. The main school gates will not open until just before 8.00 am so please do not allow your children to come to school any earlier.

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Ryecroft Primary Academy Wins Gold

June 21, 2019, 10:06 am

Ryecroft Academy in Bradford, sponsored by Northern Education Trust, has been awarded a gold award by the Woodland Trust, for getting involved in green activities including tree planting, visiting a local woodland, reducing carbon emissions and recycling. The Green Tree Schools initiative, which has seen more than 12,000 schools sign up since it was launched […]

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Ballroom Success

April 26, 2019, 1:50 pm

Well done to all the Year 5 and 6 pupils who danced in the ballroom dancing heats. The children were very well behaved and staff at Bradford Academy commented on their excellent behaviour. Ryecroft were overall winners and Sam and Gracie won best couple.

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Teacher Award Runner Up

March 28, 2019, 1:47 pm

Well done to Mrs. Sophie Brennan, our Year 1 teacher who was Runner Up in the Telegraph and Argus Teaching Awards. Sophie was nominated for her community work and linking school with St Christopher’s Church. A very well deserved award.

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Ofsted Report – GOOD!

February 27, 2019, 1:44 pm

Dear Parent/Carer, Good news! As you are aware, we were inspected on Wednesday 30 January and Thursday 31 January and I am delighted to announce that we have been awarded ‘GOOD’ from the Ofsted team. This is a massive achievement for all the staff, pupils and parents at Ryecroft. The Ofsted team recognised the changes […]

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Working together with Wedgewood House

December 31, 2018, 1:46 pm

As part of our ongoing relationship with Wedgewood house we have taken part in an ‘Art Exchange’ project. Last month we gave them some Halloween decorations that had been made in our Forest Schools and this week they sent us a beautiful Autumnal scene for us to display in school.

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