Operation Christmas Child

  We are delighted to report that our Operation Christmas Child initiative was such a huge success once again. Pupils collected items in tutor groups but some pupils took the time to make up their own boxes with special and personal messages. These boxes will be transported across the world to pupils who won’t necessarily […]

Transition Information

Past Events Last half term we hosted The ‘Spy Academy’, our taster day for all Year 6 pupils from Forest Gate Academy, Partington Central Academy and Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Primary School. The day allowed pupils to experience a range of specifically designed sessions relating to English whilst solving puzzles and mysteries. This was […]

Mayor of Trafford visits Broadoak

  The Mayor of Trafford, Judith Lloyd, visited Broadoak this week to see the school in action and to share her delight at the school’s progress of late. Many pupils and staff were proud to share their learning as the she undertook a two hour tour of the school. The Mayor was keen to pass on her […]

Duke of Edinburgh Assessment Weekend

Last weekend four year 10 students carried out their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh assessment weekend. They were tested on navigation skills, camp craft skills and also had to endure some wicked weather conditions. The group have made huge amounts of progress in terms of confidence in their own ability to navigate themselves across the Peak […]

Character Awards

There have always been close relationships between staff, parents and pupils at Broadoak School but it was a child’s comment made to an OFTED inspector about the pupils feeling that there is “a real sense of family in the school” that firmly ignited the Character Awards project. We identified a range of personal traits that […]

Jump Nation Reward Trip

During the last week of the Spring Term Mr Mackintosh, Mrs Worswick, Miss Garner, Miss Breslin and Mrs Pett took 80 pupils to Jump Nation in Trafford Park as the Spring Term reward trip. To qualify for the event pupils had to have at least 95% attendance, excellent punctuality and no behaviour concerns for the term. The pupils absolutely loved the event and […]

The Message Trust

This week the Message Academy, a group of Christian Youth Workers, have been in school taking RE lessons dealing with issues surrounding Love and social media.  The group performed songs and discussed the idea of where we get our self-worth from. Students evaluated whether how many likes we get on social media determines how love-able we are as […]

British Values Week

During the week leading up to St George’s Day on Saturday 23rd April, Broadoak celebrated it’s British values of diversity, respect, democracy and liberty.  The whole school enjoyed British foods in the canteen, enjoyed British themed assemblies and spent their breaks and lunch times listening to classic British music on the corridors. Year 7 were especially […]

Ice Skating Reward Trip

On Tuesday this week Mr Mackintosh, Miss Garner, Mr Marland and Mr Petrykowski took 82 pupils to Silver Blades Ice Rink in Altrincham as part of the Autumn Term rewards trip. To qualify for the event pupils had to have at least 95% attendance, excellent punctuality and no behaviour concerns. The pupils absolutely loved the […]