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Broadfield College Open Day 11th October 2017

Broadfield has experienced our very first College Open day and it was a massive success! Many year 11 parents came to visit our College and find out what it has to offer.   This helped to give the parents an informed choice when applying for a College place for their child. The Open day started with a talk about the College; next the parents were more »


Parent Governor

Broadfield Specialist School is looking for a new Parent Governor. If you are interested please contact Head Teacher Mrs. A. Wade at school before 27th October. Thank you.


Friends of Broadfield

‘Friends of Broadfield’ is a registered charity that works to raise funds to help Broadfield Specialist School provide those ‘extras’ that the school budget cannot provide for. Everyone is welcome to attend our meetings and become actively involved in our fund- raising activities. Our next meeting is in school on Tuesday 17th October 2017 at 3.45pm. If you wish to join us please contact more »


Ladies Christmas Shopping Evening

On 10th November Macy Jade Boutique will be holding a Ladies evening at Oswaldtwistle Conservative Club on Rhyddings Street. The money taken on the door and the raffle will be donated to our school to help fund our school minibuses. As well as clothes for sale there will be ‘The Body Shop’, ‘North to South’ gifts, and ‘Sweet Treats’ designs. Refreshments will also be more »


Free Maths and English Tuition For Adults

Lancashire Adult Learning are offering FREE Maths and English courses at Mount Carmel RC High School, Wordsworth Road, Accrington, BB5 OLU. The Maths course is on Mondays and the English course is on Tuesdays and they both run from 6.00pm to 8.30pm. For more information click on the links below: English Mt Carmel Maths Mt Carmel (1)    


European Day of Language 26th September 2017

Classes were able to take part in a variety of activities including quizzes, songs and games to celebrate European Day of Language. Some classes chose to incorporate it into other subjects. Class 4L built models of the Eiffel tower using duplo as part of their topic on buildings. Class 3HL researched capital cities of Europe during their Computing class. They found Rome, Paris and more »


School Elections

Wednesday 27th September was Election Day at Broadfield. The students had to vote in their class representatives, president and vice president of the Student Council. On the morning of the elections, one by one, the pupils entered the school library, now converted into a polling station, complete with a table for the election staff, a waiting area, a polling booth and a ballot box. more »


McMillan Coffee Morning

Broadfield held a coffee morning on Friday 29th September. Parents and students joined us for cake and a tea or coffee to support the McMillan Nurses. We managed to raise £451 for this fantastic cause. Thank you to all who supported us!


P.S.H.C. Day

As part of our Personal, Social, Health and Citizenship education curriculum, we had some special visitors join us on Friday 15th September! M & M Productions were invited to come into school and deliver an outstanding assembly based on anti-bullying. This was followed by a tutorial which led to some fantastic poems, stories and anti-bullying posters which were shared in our afternoon assembly. Period more »


Sports Day

On Tuesday 18th July we held our school’s sports day! All students participated in a carousel of different sporting events in the morning such as javelin, shot put, long jump and penalty shoot out which was then followed by various races in the afternoon which included sprint, hurdles, egg & spoon and staff races. The day was a great success which was thoroughly enjoyed by all! more »