Our School News

Officially Outstanding Again!

We are absolutely delighted with the outstanding outcome of our recent short inspection and there will soon be an article celebrating our achievement in the local press. Please look out for it? You can also read the full report via the link on this website....

Bag Broadfield Some Help

Friends of Broadfield have been successful in our application for the Tesco Bags of Help Grant Scheme.  Our current fundraising project is to raise money for our Outdoor Accessible Earth Education area, and we will be nominated in the in-store customer vote,...

Buon Natale

Our college department went to Franco’s in Oswaldtwistle to celebrate Christmas and all their hard work this term. Students enjoyed socialising with each other and eating. They had a choice of pizza or pasta followed by chocolate fudge cake or ice cream. They...

Sensory Christmas Fun!

As part of the Sensory Curriculum, our classes came together and celebrated Christmas and an amazing term of hard work and achievements within our Frozen Planet topic! We made snowmen, decorated Xmas biscuits and of course had a sing and dance to some favourite...

Wild About Wildlife

On Wednesday 5th December we welcomed into school Charlie and Barbara from Prospects Foundation. We were fortunate to have the locally based environmental organisation come in to discuss the importance of maintaining the insect eco-life of our area. They shared their...

Cracker of a Christmas Fayre

This year our Christmas Fayre was a huge success.  Stalls included bottle , mystery bag and chocolate tombolas, guess the weight of the cake, name the teddy and lots of other wonderful crafts handmade by our students!  We raised a massive £1487 and would like to thank...

Bag Broadfield Some Help

Friends of Broadfield have been successful in our application for the Tesco Bags of Help Grant Scheme.  Our current fundraising project is to raise money for our Outdoor Accessible Earth Education area, and we will be nominated in the in-store customer vote,...

Kids Cooking

On Tuesday 13th November professional chef, Dave Laithwaite, came into school to teach the students in Key Stage 3 some of his culinary skills.  Dave started the session talking about his previous experience and what you need to do to become a chef.  He then taught...

Unavoidable School Closures

CHURCH AND OSWALDTWISTLE HEADTEACHER CLUSTER 5th December 2018 Dear Parents and Carers We are reaching that time of year again when adverse weather can be expected, and unavoidably, schools may have to close. As a group of Headteachers, we thought it would be helpful...

One, Two, Tree!

Broadfield Specialist School has been lucky enough to receive a donation of 105 trees from the Woodland Trust with thanks to the Green Tree Schools Award.   Our students have been busying planting the trees around the perimeter of our school field.  They are excited...

Christmas Fayre

Please come along to our Christmas Fayre, this Friday 7th December 9:30am - 11:30am. There will be lots of stalls, including chocolate and bottle tombolas, a raffle, Christmas crafts and refreshments. Please come along and support this event. All proceeds will go to...

Grand Christmas Draw

We are currently raising funds for Friends of Broadfield through our annual Christmas raffle, which will be drawn on Wednesday 19th December. There are lots of great prizes to be won, including £100 Asda voucher, wine, chocolates and a food hamper. If you would like...

Black Friday Bargain Hunters

Last Friday, 23rd November, some of our parents, accompanied by Joyce, our Parental Liaison Officer, and Bev, Parent Liaison Support, went Christmas shopping in Manchester city centre. They thoroughly enjoyed looking around the Christmas markets and spending time...

Ofsted Inspection

Tomorrow, Tuesday 27th November 2018, our school is being inspected by Ofsted. Please click the link below to access Ofsted's letter to parents or carers and the document School inspections - A guide for parents. If your son or daughter has been in school today, this...

Ambassadors for HET

Two students from our college department were privileged to be invited to join the Lessons from Auschwitz programme run by the Holocaust Educational Trust. Libbie and Nicole attended seminars in Manchester to help them prepare for and reflect on the trip to Poland....