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Welcome Message

  • Welcome from Jeremy Richardson – Headteacher
    Beckfoot Thornton is a non-denominational, non-selective school, welcoming girls and boys from all backgrounds from the local community. We have 1450 students in our school with over 150 in our sixth form. The school joined the Beckfoot Trust in October 2016. Beckfoot Trust is a cross phase Multi Academy Trust established in 2013. The aim of Beckfoot Thornton and the Beckfoot Trust is to deliver outcomes for learners that will place the school within the top 20% of similar schools nationally for progress made. We are all about aspiration and never accepting second best. Our ethos is centred on every Continue…
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Recent News

  • Transition 2018-19
    We understand that the transition from primary school to secondary school is a very important stage in a child’s education. For that reason, Beckfoot Thornton offers…
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  • Year 7 Football 12/06/2018
    On Tuesday 12th June, the year 7 Football played St Bedes in the Bradford Schools play-off, the winner of which would go through to the…
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  • Duke of Edinburgh Expedition
    On Saturday 9th June, 30 adventurous Year 9’s embarked on their assessed Bronze expedition. Departing from the moors above Keighley, they navigated their way through…
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  • Headteachers Blog 11/06/2018
    What a fantastic first week back we have had. Students from years 8, 9 and 10 were given the opportunity to take part in a…
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  • UK Mathematical Trust (UKMT) Junior Challenge 2018
    In the Spring Term, a group of our Y7 and Y8 students entered this year’s UKMT Junior Maths’ Challenge. In this very competitive national arena,…
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  • Ypres Trip
    Students from years 8, 9 and 10 were given the opportunity to take part in a Battlefields trip to Ypres in Belgium. We visited the…
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  • Headteacher’s Blog 05/06/2018
    Welcome to my blog page. Here you can find out a bit more information about what is happening at Beckfoot Thornton.     Welcome back.…
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  • End of Year Arrangements
    Please see the attached letter from Mr Richardson, Headteacher about the end of term arrangements. Timetable rollover_End of year 2018
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  • Ski Holiday
    After a 3 year break the annual ski holiday to Austria went ahead during the first week of the    Easter holiday. 32 students and…
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  • Year 10 Mock Exams Information
    Please see the updated links below for further information relating to the Year 10 mock exams: Year 10 Mock Timetable.docx Week 1 Year 10 Mock…
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Upcoming events:

  • Wed
    04
    Jul
    2018

    Year 7 Induction Day

    TBC
  • Sat
    21
    Jul
    2018

    Thornton Gala

    11am - 7pm