Latest News


Live Recording of a “BBC Live Lesson”

As a rare learning opportunity, the BBC invited 40 of our pupils on Tuesday this week to a Live Recording of a “BBC Live Lesson” which was based on computational thinking using a Micro:Bit. The small microcomputers, Micro:Bit, which were distributed for free to every year 7 pupil last year in the BBC’s biggest initiative […]


Spanish Trip

Highlights of day 2 were sitting in the comfy seats of the player’s dug out in the sunshine, at Barcelona’s Camp Nou Stadium and imagining reporting from the commentary boxes. Students really enjoyed day 3’s visit to a Spanish school: ‘Colegi Inmaculda Concepcio de Gava’, where despite initial nerves students fluently conversed with Spanish students […]


Councillor Sean Anstee Visits Broadoak

We were delighted to welcome Councillor Sean Anstee back to his school on Thursday. Councillor Anstee is the leader of Trafford Council and is a aiming to be the next Greater Manchester Mayor. He is, of course, an ex-Broadoak pupil who always talks highly of the school whilst constantly giving back to the communities he […]


Operation Christmas Child

Miss Garner would like to say a massive thank you to all pupils and parents/carers for their kind donations to Operation Christmas Child. On Tuesday and Wednesday after school, pupils and staff gave up their time to wrap the boxes and fill them with gifts.  We have also included a Christmas card from the school.   […]


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 […]


Record breaking GCSE results

    Broadoak school is proud to report on a record breaking year for examination results in 2016. 66% of pupils achieved the headline measure of a C grade or above in both English and mathematics. This is unprecedented success for the school, with the previous record for this measure standing at 53% in 2012. […]


Alton Towers Reward Trip 2016

The Alton Towers reward trip for outstanding levels of attendance, punctuality and behaviour took place this weekend. Almost 90 children attended the event and all had an absolutely excellent time. There were as many giant bananas, minions, teddies and aliens as there were children non the way home. Well done to all for a thoroughly […]


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 […]


Young Enterprise Event 2016

On Friday 24th June 2016 our Year 10 Young Enterprise Team who are completing the CoPE qualification with Miss Barrett, were invited to attend a trade fair at intu Trafford Centre following a successful business pitch to Trafford Centre Management recently. The product on sale from the company ‘You, We, You’ are framed personalised quotes.  […]