Category Archives: News

Airobounce & Laser Tag

To celebrate the end of the our first term, Sky Blue Base students chose to go to Airobounce in Bradford for trampolining and laser tag. Everyone had a great time bouncing on the trampolines, throwing themselves around on the inflatables and running around in the dark, hunting each other out with laser guns. We hope…
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Cycling Residential

Earlier this term students from across the school set out on an adventure to the Peak District for our annual cycling residential. Over the two days of cycling the students manged to cover a total of 40 miles on various terrains along the old railway trails and not forgetting the circular trail around Carsington Loop.…
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Enterprise in Eldwick

Bronze Base followed up the success of their stall in Keighley in November by taking their Enterprise sale to Eldwick Village Hall last week. The students each took on different enterprise jobs including sales, marketing and display and were welcomed by visitors to the café at Eldwick Church village community centre. Students sold muffins and…
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Singing and Signing!

On Tuesday morning we welcomed 66 choir members who came from near and far to launch the start of our Christmas events here at Hazelbeck. The All Together Now Community Choir have had resounding success in our region for a number of years and has grow in talent and members ever since it was set…
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School Mental Health Award

Last Friday we were very pleased to welcome Liz Dawson from the Carnegie Centre of Excellence for Mental Health in Schools to our assembly to present Hazelbeck with the School Mental Health Award (Bronze status). This international Award takes a whole school approach to mental health and evidence had to be submitted covering eight key…
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’All In Award’

After our successful show back in October this year, the ‘All In Award‘ students from both Hazelbeck and Beckfoot went to the Alhambra to watch Mamma Mia - The Musical. The students also met ‘Ellie’, a member of the Mamma Mia cast and were able to ask her questions about the show. All students (and…
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Bronze Base Artwork Sale

Bronze Base had a very successful trip to Keighley recently to sell their artwork for enterprise at an island stall in the Keighley Arndale Centre - they sold 40 items of art and made £65. Members of the public were very generous and the students used excellent communication and organisational skills and enjoyed being out…
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Lilac Local Grand Opening

The Lilac Local has it's Grand Opening! Last week marked a historic venture at Hazelbeck, with the official opening of the 'Lilac Local', Hazelbeck's very own local shop. Lilac Base students assisted by Jonathan Waterworth and his team of staff were joined by students and staff from around the school to celebrate the official opening,…
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Sky Blue & BCB Radio

This half term, Sky Blue have been working with Bradford Community Broadcasting (BCB Radio) to create their own news bulletins. A member of BCB staff, David Carpenter, has been coming in to help the students record their own news. Students have gathered news from across the school and practiced using mobile recorders to enable them…
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Artsmark Gold

Towards the end of the last academic year Hazelbeck was awarded the prestigious Artsmark Gold Award. The Award is reserved for schools and education settings that offer high quality art and cultural provision. To acheive the Award the school had to evidence how arts and culture are embedded across the whole curriculum and within school…
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