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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

  • Celebration of the Arts Event
    An Invitation to all Members of our School Communities You are very welcome to join us for Celebration of the Arts, our first Beckfoot Trust…
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  • Headteachers Blog 20/06/2018
    On Friday, we held the most amazing celebration event for our year 11 students that were leaving the school after completing their GCSE exams. We…
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  • Year 9 Dance Solos
    Amelia and Sinead from Year 9 have demonstrated excellent skills in dance. Their work is inspired by Christopher Bruce's Shadows. In the photo's below, they…
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  • 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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Upcoming events:

  • Wed
    04
    Jul
    2018

    Year 7 Induction Day

    TBC
  • Thu
    12
    Jul
    2018

    Celebration of the Arts Event

    5-8pm
  • Sat
    21
    Jul
    2018

    Thornton Gala

    11am - 7pm