Summer Fair

The first summer fair in decades took place on Saturday the 14th July and it felt like the whole of Partington came out to celebrate in the sunshine. It was a fantastic afternoon and enjoyed by people of all ages. Mums, dads, grandmas, grandads, current pupils, ex-pupils, current pupils and community supporters turned up in droves […]

Poet in residence Tony Walsh returns

Year 8 were treated to a truly heroic display of poetic skills on Wednesday morning. Tony Walsh returned to Broadoak to lead three poetry workshops with groups of Year 8 pupils. They were inspired to design the perfect superhero with powers which could only be limited by the human imagination. And it turns out that […]

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 […]