Pupils feel the funny to raise money for Comic Relief

Pupils feel the funny to raise money for Comic Relief

It was a day of fun and games as pupils fundraised for Comic Relief. The school council organised a range of Red Nose Day events throughout the day to raise both money for, and awareness of, Comic Relief. Pupils marked the day with a ’wear red’ non-uniform day with...
Children celebrate the wonder of words for World Book Day

Children celebrate the wonder of words for World Book Day

Pupils and teachers dressed up as their favourite literary characters to highlight the joys of reading as they celebrated World Book Day on 7 March. World Book Day is a global celebration of storytelling and reading. Held annually on the first Thursday in March in the...
Pupils learn how to stay safe online

Pupils learn how to stay safe online

Pupils have been learning how to keep themselves safe online. For Safer Internet Day 2019, Tuesday 5 February, which promotes the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology, Police Community Safety Officer (PCSO) Cato visited the school to pass on tips...
Songs and stories for National Storytelling Week

Songs and stories for National Storytelling Week

Pupils have been enjoying a number of activities to help them learn to love the spoken, sung and written word. The school took part in National Storytelling Week, from 28 January to 1 February, with a number of reading activities and challenges. Students listened...

Free information sessions for aspiring teachers

If you’ve been considering your future career options and think teaching could be the right profession for you, a series of free information sessions in Bradford will help you to find out how to take the first step into teaching. Star Institute, a leading, accredited...
Athlete Rich Willis lifts High Crags to new heights

Athlete Rich Willis lifts High Crags to new heights

Famous powerlifter Rich Willis took time out of his training schedule to inspire pupils at High Crags Primary Leadership Academy with interactive exercise sessions. With his sights firmly set on competing at the Paralympics in Tokyo 2020, Rich Willis is a remarkable...
High Crags face the music at Bradford Festival

High Crags face the music at Bradford Festival

Pupils at High Crags Primary Leadership Academy finished the school year on a high note, as an exciting music project concluded at Bradford Festival. A few months ago many pupils had never played a musical instrument before, but thanks to the new innovative ‘Band on...
Times Tables Rock Stars enjoy ride in limousine

Times Tables Rock Stars enjoy ride in limousine

Our Times Tables Rock Stars were treated like celebrities this week after they topped the Spring Term league tables. With their lightning-fast multiplication and recall skills, our top-performing pupils from each key stage donned wigs, sunglasses, bandanas and...
High Crags pupils win regional finals of J-Rock Challenge

High Crags pupils win regional finals of J-Rock Challenge

Pupils from High Crags are celebrating after their triumph at the regional finals of the J-Rock Challenge, held in Rotherham on 12 March. Our talented pupils took part in the dance and drama extravaganza, delivering a show-stopping performance that saw them beat off...