Archived News

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Archived News

Read through all the news articles posted by The Northern Education Trust.

Message to Parents and Carers

March 18, 2020, 7:50 pm

You will be aware of the government announcement that all schools will close from Friday evening until further notice. Some schools will remain open to provide a service to care for the most vulnerable children and the children of key workers. Further information will follow about this once the government has produced further guidance. Until […]

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Frequently Asked Questions re Coronavirus

March 13, 2020, 11:17 am

Keeping Students Safe: Preventing the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) at Northern Education Trust Academies The questions below will be updated regularly, to include all the queries we receive from parents and carers about the coronavirus.

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Student Council visit City Hall

February 10, 2020, 11:51 am

The School Council had a fantastic trip to City Hall to learn about the life of a Councillor and the Lord Mayor. Many of our School Council have now been inspired to become the Lord Mayor of Bradford one day.

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Literacy Festival

February 10, 2020, 11:44 am

Along with two other schools, Northern Education Trust’s Mount Pellon, Merlin top and The Ferns primary academies took part in the MyBD5 Literacy Festival recently.  Children from Years 5 and 6 spent 12 weeks rehearsing with Actor and Director Luke Broughton, culminating in performances of Shakespeare’s The Tempest and Pig Heart Boy, in front of a […]

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Merlin Top judged an OUTSTANDING school

May 10, 2019, 8:49 am

Northern Education Trust academy leaps from Requires Improvement to OUTSTANDING in a recent Ofsted inspection. Pupils and staff of Merlin Top Primary Academy, sponsored by Northern Education Trust, are celebrating the outcome of a recent Ofsted inspection as the academy has now been judged as ‘outstanding’ in all areas – a seismic jump from the […]

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Bradford Opportunity Area

October 23, 2018, 8:55 am

Bradford is one of twelve Opportunity Areas that are receiving a share of £72 million to boost opportunities for young people in these communities. The Opportunity Area programme is a key part of the Government’s priority of boosting social mobility. Bradford’s share of this investment is £6m. Here at Merlin Top we have been awarded […]

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NET Primary And Secondary Phases Show Outstanding Year On Year Success

October 22, 2018, 8:58 am

NET Primary And Secondary Phases Show Outstanding Year On Year Success.Despite results nationally in both the primary and secondary phase remaining relatively stable fromlast year, students and staff are celebrating the seismic improvements in results for 2018 across the 10 primary and 10 secondary academies sponsored by NET. Full article can be viewed by clicking […]

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