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 »
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 »
Our leavers had their Prom Night on Thursday 6th July in school. Everybody arrived looking fantastic and had their photographs taken in our sensory garden as a reminder of the evening. After a buffet meal our school band performed and the students enjoyed a disco. What a fantastic night that we will all remember for a long time!
On Wednesday 28th June seven of our students participated in a Danny Ings Disability Sport Project SEND School Football Tournament. It was a fantastic morning that was played in great spirit by all the students and enjoyed by all involved! All of the students were fantastic representatives of the school and played against Torview, Ridgewood Community High School and Pendle Community High School. They showed fantastic more »
Hargreaves Class were invited by Prospects to visit the wind farm on Oswaldtwistle Moor. On their return the students wrote this report themselves: ‘On Wednesday morning, 7th June 2017, we came into school wearing waterproof clothes. We were prepared for the weather. We got on the bus and drove to the wind farm. We met Alison, from Prospects, on the car park. Then, we more »
KS5 Peel students invited parents in to school to watch individual presentations they had prepared entitled: My Journey So Far………… ( A brief outline of their time at Broadfield School ) The presentations were excellent and it was clear that they had put a great deal of thought and effort into them. The presentations were recorded and will be evidenced towards their speaking and more »
Tuesday, 23rd May, was the opening of McKellen’s exhibition at Haworth Art Gallery, Accrington. The students have produced some amazing work in the style of Vincent van Gogh, the artist they have been studying for their Arts Award Discovery accreditation. They have created self portraits and their own versions of The Yellow House, The Potato Eaters, Sunflowers and Starry Night. The exhibition is well worth a more »
Good luck and best wishes to our students who are currently sitting their GCSE examinations.
Burnley FC have been coming into Broadfield Specialist School as part of their Danny Ings Disability Project since September 2016. The coaches have been working with two groups of Key Stage 4 students during their WJEC Healthy Living and Fitness lessons. Throughout these lessons, the coaches have planned high quality PE and Sport sessions that allow the students to gain new skills, have fun more »
On Wednesday 26th April KS4 Food Studies and college students, had a wonderful opportunity to visit Franco’s restaurant in Oswaldtwistle. On arrival we were met by Chef Lee who asked the group lots of questions about food safety and hygiene. Chef Kiel then demonstrated how to make pizzas and the ingredients used in the dough. Each student had a turn to roll out and more »