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  • Welcome from Jeremy Richardson – Headteacher
    Beckfoot Thornton is a non-denominational, non-selective school, welcoming girls and boys from all backgrounds from the local community. We have 1450 students in our school with over 150 in our sixth form. The school joined the Beckfoot Trust in October 2016. Beckfoot Trust is a cross phase Multi Academy Trust established in 2013. The aim of Beckfoot Thornton and the Beckfoot Trust is to deliver outcomes for learners that will place the school within the top 20% of similar schools nationally for progress made. We are all about aspiration and never accepting second best. Our ethos is centred on every Continue…
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Reporting COVID symptoms/Positive COVID tests during the school holidays

Although it is now the school holidays, we still require you to inform us if your child receives a positive COVID test.

Please email our attendance team to let us know: attendance@beckfootthornton.org 

If you are unsure or think that your child may have isolated for long enough already, please email us, to allow us to check.

Please do not send students to school after half-term if:

  • They are unwell or display symptoms of COVID (see symptoms below)
  • They have had close contact with someone who has symptoms of COVID (see symptoms below)
  • They have had close contact with someone who has had a positive COVID test.
  • Someone in their household has asked for a COVID test.

What is classed as close contact: