Category Archives: News

Jeans for Genes

Friday 22nd of September is National Jeans for Genes day. It is a charity to support the funding into research of genetic disorders, helping families living with disorders and to improve treatment options.  To raise money for this charity Hazelbeck students can wear jeans to school on Friday for a contribution of £1. Click here…
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Special Schools’ Music Show

All the Bradford special schools will be taking part in two 'Musica Spectacular' shows to be held at the Midland Hotel, Bradford in November. Hazelbeck students will perform at the show taking place on Wednesday 15 November - save the date and watch the website for more details coming soon!
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Travel Training

Last week a Training Officer from Bradford Council's Travel Training Unit came into school to visit Silver Base. The students thought of some excellent questions to ask him such as "How long does the training take?" and "Will I be able to use my pass on the bus and on the train?". Students demonstrated their…
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Yorkshire Sculpture Park

On Monday 11 September Bronze Base visited the Yorkshire Sculpture Park at Bretton Park near Wakefield. They viewed 'sculptures with holes', including works by Tony Cragg, as part of their Maths through Art project and to contribute to accreditation for their Discover Art Award.  
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Attendance Matters

Our students make their best progress in their learning and personal growth when they regularly attend school. We work hard to ensure that each student wants to attend school, enjoys school and is enabled to flourish and grow in all areas of development. We work in partnership with parents/carers to support regular attendance at school…
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LS Lowry Exhibition

This half term, students in Orange Base have been studying the work of LS Lowry. We have learnt about the five Lowry colours, which he used to mix any colour he needed. We used our knowledge of colour mixing to create our own versions of famous Lowry paintings, such as The Old House and Yachts.…
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Cartwright Hall

As an end of year treat Red Base students took part in a fantastic day visiting Cartwright Hall Art Gallery and Museum. Our initial interest was to visit the Museum which has recently been restored and to look around in order to be inspired by the wonderful art pieces held in both the building and…
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National Science & Media Museum

Orange, Red, Yellow, Teal and Sky Blue Bases all visited the National Science & Media Museum in Bradford last Friday as a celebration event to finish their topic of Machines. We explored the new Wonderlab - among other things, this enabled the students to take part in experiments involving sound frequencies, to explore the hall…
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Great Yorkshire Show

Lilac Base visited the Great Yorkshire Show this week. We saw sheep, pigs, horses, cows and bulls having a wash. We got to touch some of the animals. We were really lucky with the weather as it was sunny but not too warm. Zeinab and Fatimata liked the horses. Asad liked stroking the sheep and…
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KWVR Steam Train

Every week, our Orange Base Enterprise Group make and sell produce to the staff in Hazelbeck and Beckfoot. They set the 'Rainbow Shop' stall up in the staff room, where they sell a range of food including pizza, quiche and fruit crumble. The food always sells well. For anyone who doesn't have cash on them, IOUs are given…
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