Talented, Able & Gifted

At Broadfield, we offer wide and varied opportunities for our most talented, able and gifted students.  This is fluid and ever expanding as our pupil population grows and changes.  Below is a list of just some of the things we encourage our students to access:

English / Drama

  • Accelerated reading programmes in class
  • Shakespeare Schools’ Foundation
  • Involvement in school productions – Broadfield’s Got Talent / Christmas Production
  • GCSE English
  • WJEC Drama Pathway
  • Edexcel Functional Skills English to Level 2
  • Arts Award to Silver level


  • GCSE Maths
  • Edexcel Functional Skills Maths to Level 2
  • Maths competitions


  • GCSE Science
  • Accelerated Science booster classes
  • Science and Technology Days


  • School band – Rotary festival of music, summer music festival plus many other local performances
  • Guitar tuition
  • Drum tuition
  • Music club (after school)
  • Involvement in school productions – BGT, Christmas production,
  • School choir – Burnley / Penwortham music festival, many opportunities for wider community performances
  • Arts award to silver level
  • GCSE Music


  • Art club (Lunchtime)
  • In class art galleries
  • Art exhibitions in local galleries
  • Unique Arts Award
  • National Competitions
  • GCSE Art
  • Arts Award to bronze level

P.E. / Sport

  • After school clubs led by sports leaders
  • Lunchtime and break activities led by sports leaders
  • Competitions and football tournaments
  • Joe Wicks live school workout
  • E. Mainstream link
  • Dance club (lunchtime)