Category Archives: News

Arts Week 2019

Once again our fantastic students here at Hazelbeck have risen to the challenge of being part of our Arts Week; this year's theme was ‘Famous World Artists’. The range of art produced was extensive and the activities were pitched at the right level to enable everyone to join in, creating a truly inclusive and immersive…
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Virtual Solar System

Hazelbeck students have been exploring our solar system with an amazing virtual reality workshop. Students got to take off from Earth in a rocket and visit the whole of our solar system, they learnt about the eight planets, as well as some of the dwarf planets and large moons. Click here  to visit NASA's interactive Space…
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Textiles and Woodwork

Our Sixth Form students at Hazelbeck have been preparing for life after school by attending short courses at Keighley College as part of their studies.  Two groups have successfully completed courses in Textiles and Woodwork and were very proud of their individual designs for bags, cushion covers, phone cases and bird boxes.  This has been…
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Christmas Production

This year's Christmas production was absolutely fantastic - our students were brilliant and made everyone very proud. Well done to the Performing Arts team and to anyone else who supported us!
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Festive Enterprise

Bronze Base students have been selling festive decorations they made as an enterprise. The decorations - wreaths woven from willow, snowmen using birch discs which had been drilled and strung, stars which they had constructed and lashed and cones which they had glittered - were all made from natural materials gathered during their forest schools…
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RE Week – Hinduism

To form part of this term's RE week, students from Key Stages 3 and 4 and Sixth Form joined together for our Hinduism celebration day. Students took part in a carousel of themed activities including making Hindu sweets, Hindu art, making glass cookies and candle holders, dancing and light prism art. Students really enjoyed taking…
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RE Week

Students from the Orange area recently had the opportunity to visit the Shree Prajapati Hindu Temple in Little Horton Lane, Bradford as part of their RE week. The students knew the focus was Hinduism as they had taken part in various activities during the week which centred on the Hindu religion and allowed them to…
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Anti-Bullying & Safeguarding

All of the students in Hazelbeck spent this year's Anti-bullying and Safeguarding week looking at how to be good friends, ways to work together and how to stay safe. Orange Area students had the chance to take part in a Virtual Reality workshop, Bronze Base performed a lovely Friendship Dance and Gold and Yellow bases…
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Artwork Showcase

Students from the previous Orange Base class recently showcased a selection of their artworks which were based on works they had seen earlier this year by David Hockney at Salts Mill and by Frank Walter at Harewood House (the 'Flamboyant Trees' exhibition), plus some fantastic pieces based on works in the Lowry Collection. Our students…
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Citizenship Week

This week a group of five students from our 6th Form visited Cottingley Cornerstones Community Centre and had a very successful morning selling enterprise products which their class had made, as part of Citizenship week. They took a £10 float and made £15.50 profit which they will use towards the cost of a residential visit…
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