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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 […]


Fantastic GCSE results for the class of 2017

Broadoak school is proud to report on another year of excellent examination results in 2017. This year pupils have risen to the challenge of an entirely new syllabus and grading system in English and Mathematics. Despite the fact that national headlines suggest this year’s examinations are the most challenging since the O Levels, Broadoak pupils […]


Inspirational Poet Tony Walsh Visits Broadoak

Year 8 pupils were delighted to welcome One Love Manchester poet Tony Walsh to Broadoak on Wednesday. Tony Walsh – aka Longfella – has a strong relationship with Broadoak; this is his fourth visit. This time it was Year 8’s turn and the focus was on his iconic ‘This is the place’ poem which he […]


Year 11 GCSE Exam Revision – Half Term School

As I am sure you are aware this is an important time for Year 11 students as their final GCSE examinations are now upon us. Students should at this point in the year be revising at home as well as attending the revision sessions that are provided before and after school. To support students we […]


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 […]