Consultation for Admissions Arrangements for 2023

Immanuel College, as a member of BDAT (Bradford Diocesan Academies Trust) is currently in consultation around some changes to our admissions arrangements for 2023. The reason for the changes are to ensure transparency and openness on the contents of the … Read More

Student achievement celebrated at annual Prize-Giving Ceremony

Students from Immanuel College have been awarded prizes for Perseverance, Character and Hope during the school’s annual Prize-Giving Ceremony, held at Bradford Cathedral with their families and friends invited to celebrate their achievements. Over 200 students from Years 7-11 and … Read More

Immanuel College celebrates Black History Month

Students and staff at Immanuel College are celebrating Black History Month, with the theme for 2021; ‘Proud to be’ resonating with everyone across the school. Black History Month was first celebrated in the UK in October 1987 and has gone … Read More

Results 2021

Results 2021 We are thrilled to announce that our Post 16 students have been extremely successful in gaining their destinations for September 2021. Destinations range from Oxbridge and Russell Group Universities to higher level apprenticeships and to further training and … Read More


Whole School Covid Letter June 21

Transition 2021!

Our Transition 2021 page is now live!

Letter to parents – 5th January

5th January 2021 Dear Parents and Carers It is with regret that we are writing to you so early in the term to confirm that school is now closed for on-site education to the majority of pupils. Following the Prime … Read More

Holiday Hunger Programme this Winter

The following voluntary sector organisations have been funded by Bradford Council to support families with Holiday Hunger this winter. These organisations are actively working with their communities to provide access to food over the Christmas holiday period 19 December 2020 … Read More


Please find attached a letter for your attention. Whole school letter 30th Nov.docx

BDAT ITT Info Evening

BDAT ITT Info Evening BDAT ITT Info Evening is for anyone interested in a career in teaching. We will advise next steps and support you in writing your application Mon 16th Nov 16.30 – 17.30 (online) to register@BradfordTeach @getintoteaching … Read More

Black History Month – October 2020

October is Black History Month in the UK, an event that has been celebrated nationwide for more than 30 years. The month was originally founded to recognise the contributions that people of African and Caribbean backgrounds have made to the … Read More

Year 7 Sports Club (starting Thursday 8th October).

The year 7 sports club will take place every Thursday after school from 3-4pm. The PE department will be putting on a variety of activities such as netball, football, badminton, table tennis and many more for you to choose from. … Read More

Open Evening 2020

Thank you for considering Immanuel College for your child. Due to current restrictions, we are unable to fully open the school this year. However, we have created a range of virtual opportunities for you and your child to explore life … Read More

GCSE Results Day 2020

  We would like to congratulate our year 11 students on receiving their GCSE results today! After a very tough year they have all been absolutely fantastic and we wish them the very best of luck going forward.  

NHS Cadets – Yr9-11

Would you be interested in becoming an NHS Cadet? For further information please see the resources provided below: NHS Cadets Introduction FAQs NHS Cadets Registration Form If you would like to register please fill in the above form and send … Read More

Year 10 Students Next Week

All the Immanuel staff look forward to seeing our Y10 students back in school at their allocated time next week so they can receive further support with their remote learning. We enjoyed seeing everyone at the last face to face … Read More

House Competition No.2 – Results

Thank you to all who took part in our latest 5 Day Challenge. The students put in a lot of hard work into the tasks and as you can see produced some excellent results. Thank you to all who entered … Read More

House Competition No.1 – Results

Thank you to all who took part in the 5 Day Challenge. Students put a lot of hard work into the tasks and as you can see produced some excellent results. We now have a prayer for the new Nightingale … Read More

COVID-19 Information

We hope you are all keeping safe and well. Here is the risk assessment for our reopening in September 2021 and updated in January 2022 Risk Assessment Please see below for some key documentation regarding COVID-19 The 16 to 19 … Read More

Duke of Edinburgh

A huge thank you to all our Duke of Edinburgh students!

House Competition Year 7 and 8 only

We hope you are all continuing to stay safe. Please find attached below the instructions for the Year 7 and 8 5 Day Challenge, along with a video introduction from Mr Gomez:   The House Competition No 1 Writing a … Read More

Pentecost Assembly

We hope everyone is staying safe. During this time please enjoy our Pentecost Assembly:

Go Higher Challenge Winner

Congratulations to Dilveen in year 7 for the winning entry in this week’s @GoHigherWY challenge. Guess the university from the fancy dress… #GHWY

Information for parents and carers

We hope you are keeping safe and well. We wanted to make you aware that we are waiting for information from the government regarding the reopening of schools. Please be assured that we will keep you informed via the website … Read More

GHWY blog

To keep in touch with Immanuel College Go Higher students during the Covid19 lockdown I decided to set a weekly online challenge – some challenges are more fun than others, but all have a link to higher education and thinking … Read More


For many people things are difficult right now, and that’s why we’re supporting the @NSPCC who are still here for children who need their support now more than ever. If you’re worried about a child, please call their helpline on … Read More

Go Higher Challenge Winner

The winner of the @GoHigherWY challenge this week is Bianca Bagrin in year 9 with a fabulous recreation of Frieda Kahlo’s self portrait. Well done Bianca! Prize on its way to you. #GHWY  

Message for Year 11 – Prom

This years Y11 prom which was scheduled for 26th June 2020 has now been put on hold. The prom will be rescheduled for a later date this year. We will update you in due course with the new date. Thanks, Miss … Read More

PSHE for Yr7-9

We’ve got free access to Smashed Online, an e-learning programme for our Key Stage 3 students (Yr7-9). It is an educational theatre programme that has educated 900,000 young people in the UK and around the world on the dangers of … Read More

Year 10 GCSE Science

    As well as the resources found at, you will have assignments set via SENECA learning. Completing this will help you to revise the topics you completed during year 9 and 10 and ensure you are prepared to … Read More

Free School Meals

If you are entitled to free school meals please check your email/text and respond as soon as possible.

Year 10 Email addresses

Please note your Year 10 child may have previously had a school email address which will take the format If your child had such an email address the password will now have been reset, if your child did not … Read More

My Tutor Online School

MyTutor Online School are sharing daily lunchtime live group webinar tutorials, as well as short explainer videos and written resources, covering common tricky topics across a range of GCSE subjects. These are all completely free to use you just need to register  here MyTutor … Read More

Immanuel Study – our learning platform

Work is now available on the Immanuel web page immanuel-study The main priority is for you and your child to remain safe. The work that has been provided is for guidance only, if you wish to follow your child’s timetable, … Read More

Letter going home today

We are sending a letter home today regarding our actions in relation to Coronavirus. This has been handed out to each student during form time. If your child is not at home we have posted a letter to you. Please … Read More

School open as normal – 6th January 2020

Happy New Year to you all. Please note we are experiencing some power issues within school but school is open as normal and students are expected to attend.

RSE Consultation

The Department for Education is introducing compulsory  Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) for secondary pupils from September 2020. Also, from September 2020 it will be compulsory for all schools to teach Health Education. At Immanuel, we have always believed that … Read More

BTEC Sport Exam Information

Date Class Class Teacher Time Room Thursday 12th December 10TB/ss Miss Tyrell 9am 3I2 & 3I7 Thursday 12th December QB2/Ss Mrs Smith 11am 3I7 Friday 13th  December 11TB/Ss Miss Buckle & Mr Ingle 9am 3I7 Tuesday 17th December QB1/Ss Miss … Read More

Nell Bank Information – Year 7

Please find below to key information for the Nell Bank trips on 24th, 25th and 26th September Nell Bank Key Information (to be delivered in assemblies)Nell Bank Kit List

Congratulations Hollie May!

Hollie May, a year 7 student at Immanuel College, has received her 1st Dan black belt in kickboxing this weekend! This is a huge achievement – well done Hollie!

E-mail system not working at Immanuel College

Good afternoon, Please be aware that the school’s e-mail system is not working due to a global fault. If you have sent an e-mail to school, and require an urgent response, please can you contact the school switchboard on 01274 … Read More

Incident at Immanuel College – Information for parents

The College was alerted to a person on our grounds. The police were called immediately and they acted very effectively. We would like to reassure parents that at no time did anyone enter the school building.    

Year 10 work experience information!

Please click the below links for the year 10 work experience letters from Mrs Sutcliffe. year 10 parent letter 19 Health and Safety form

OFSTED Inspection Wednesday 9th January 2019

Good afternoon, OFSTED will be inspecting Immanuel College on Wednesday 9th January 2019. Please click the below links for a letter to parents and Inspection information. School inspections – a guide for parents_200618 Letter to parents (002) OFSTED

Telephone Issues

Please note we are having issues with our phone lines at the moment, please bear with us and sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Wilberforce Crowned House Competition Winners!

On the Wednesday 5th December, years 7, 8 and 9 were put through their paces for a House Competition. The aim of the House Competition was for students to learn more about their figureheads, Bonhoeffer, McMillan and Wilberforce. In addition … Read More

Key Christmas Dates!

  Please see below for a reminder of the upcoming events at Immanuel College: Christmas Fair – TOMORROW! – Saturday 17th November 12pm-3pm School Closed – Friday 30th November 2018 Salvation Army Carol Concert  – Tuesday 4th December at 7pm  – … Read More

DICE Training starts this week!

Are you worried about your children’s wellbeing and what they are up to and who they are with?   DICE are holding a 6 week training programme at Immanuel College starting this Thursday 4th October 9.30am-11.30am Please click the link below for … Read More

Lockdown Practice

Please click the link below for the letter that has gone out to all parents/carers with regards to our lockdown practice. Lockdown Practice Letter Thank you

School Photographs (Tempest)

Your child should now have a copy of their school photograph which was taken last week. Please note these images are for expression only and if you wish to see a higher quality image, please look at the Tempest website … Read More

Flamingo Land Trip Information

Flamingo Land Reward Trip Trip information Date: Tuesday 17th July All students will meet in the Sports Hall at 8.30am to be registered We will be leaving Flamingo Land at 3.00pm and are expected to arrive back at school for … Read More

Contemporary Dance Reward Activity

Year 7-13 took part in a contemporary dance reward activity.  Instructed by Matthew-Jay Pratt, who is the Artistic Director of the Yorkshire Academy of Creative Arts & Dance and a dance tutor at The Northern School of Contemporary Dance. The … Read More

KYGN Fundraising

Well done to all our students in 7HC who have raised total of £23.40 for KYGN, through the guess the weight of the cake competition!

U14 Girls Football Final

U14 Girls Football Final It was the football finals at Buttershaw Business and Enterprise College last night in the Bradford schools girls football league.   We played against One In a Million Free School in the semi-finals which we won 3-1, … Read More

BDAT Basketball Tournament

Huge congratulations to all Y7/8’s who took part in the BDAT Basketball Tournamant at Forster Academy on Wednesday. We took 3 teams in total (more than any other school!).   Having not previously taken part in much basketball, all students … Read More

School Uniform – Polo Shirts during the Summer Term

A polite reminder that all students may wear a polo shirt during the summer term. Please ensure that your son/daughter wears the correct colour polo shirt for their year group or continues to wear their shirt, house tie and jumper … Read More

Year 8 Enabling Enterprise

Year 8 Enabling Enterprise – Trip to JLL in Leeds Year 8 recently visited Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (JLL) office in Leeds as part of the enabling enterprise scheme. JLL are a professional services and investment management company specialising in … Read More


The PTFA are delighted to announce that they recently raised £413.00 selling refreshments at the Creative and Performing Acts Faculty production of Sister Act. The PTFA raise valuable funds which are used to purchase items needed for school. They are … Read More

Fundraising for KYGN

We are pleased to announce that over the last term we have raised the following totals for the charity KYGN.   Tutor group 7RCA, with an Easter themed raffle – £19.23 Tutor group 7HS, with a sponsored silence – £215.80 … Read More

Key Stage 3 Literacy Event Thursday 15/3 Cancelled

Please note the Key Stage 3 Literacy Event on Thursday 15th March has been cancelled due to low numbers and bad weather. A new date will be announced shortly. We apologise to our parents/carers for any inconvenience.  

The Great Immanuel Sports Relief Bake Off

On Friday 23rd March we will be hosting a Great Immanuel Sports Relief Bake off. All students and staff are invited to enter, please collect an entry form from the admin office as soon as possible.

Easter Attendance Reward

Our Egg-citing attendance reward will be starting from Monday 12th March. Students will be required to have 100% attendance for the rest of the term to receive this reward.

Thursday 08/03/18 – Delayed Opening

Due to snow and road conditions, there will be a delayed opening today to allow staff and students to safely arrive at school. School will open at break time for lessons to start at 10.25. Attendance expected. Please take care … Read More

GCSE Drama Trip To See War Horse Rearranged

Please note that due to adverse weather conditions the GCSE drama trip to see War Horse has been rearranged, for Wednesday 7th March at 7.30pm, leaving school at 6pm. Thank you for your support.

Year 7 Road Safety Performance

On Wednesday 21st February year 7 experienced an innovative and exciting performance called “Deadly Distraction” from a theatre company called the Riot Act. As part of Safer Roads West Yorkshire commitment to keeping young people across the region safe, this … Read More

Jake Passmore – The Senet Cup In Eindhoven

Jake Passmore one of our students from year 8 recently entered The Senet Cup in Eindhoven, divers from 20 countries competed at the competition including some of the best Junior British divers and divers from national squads. In Jake’s first event … Read More

Jack Stanley Y9 – U14 Gymnastic Championships

One of our year 9 students Jack Stanley recently competed at the U14 Gymnastic Championships with some fantastic results: • English U/14 Pommel Champion – Gold medal • English U/14 Vault Champion – Gold medal • 2nd All Around – … Read More

Key Stage 3 Numeracy Evening- Wed 21st Feb

Our Key Stage 3 Numeracy evening is on Wednesday 21st February 5.30pm-6.30pm. We will be devoting an evening to the question of ‘how to support children’s numeracy at Key Stage 3?’ The purpose of the evening is to provide an opportunity … Read More

Post 16 RE Enrichment

Post 16 Enrichment Horizon Life Training were our guest speakers this half term in post 16 RE enrichment. Three former drug dependant graduates from the Horizon Life Training programme came into share their stories with year 12. Horizon Life Training … Read More

Sister Act

  Our annual production this year will be Sister Act on Wednesday 21st and Thursday 22nd March at 7pm, please contact Mrs Sey, Miss Greenhalgh or reception for tickets.

February Half Term

A polite reminder that school will break up for half term on Friday 9th February at 2.45pm and school will open on Monday 19th February.

Year 9 Careers Fair – Thursday 1st February 2018

Meeting careers and course providers Our year 9 careers fair in association with Go Higher West Yorkshire was a inspiration for all our students! This was an exciting event, where our students met with college, university and business leaders. Students … Read More

Fundraising 2017

Just a few of the charities that we have supported so far this academic year.      

Residential Home Visit December 2017

  On Wednesday 20th December Miss Greenhalgh and Miss Williams took students from Year 7-13 to visit Elm Tree court to perform a number of songs to the residents. After the performance students spent time socialised with the residents who … Read More

Shoebox Appeal 2017

Students at Immanuel College have been working in conjunction with the Salvation Army and local Cadets to give something back to their community this Christmas. For the last month they have been working within their form groups to donate and … Read More

Sports Personality Nominees

  Please see below for the list of students that our PE department have nominated to be this term’s Sports Personality. We are incredibly proud of our students and want to congratulate them for all their hard work and dedication in … Read More

Children in Need 2017

Update – Our total was a whopping £1037.921 Thank you so much to everyone who has supported and donated.   Join in! Do your thing! The staff and students at Immanuel College had lots of fun in school raising money … Read More

Remembrance Day 2017

Remembrance Day 2017 On Friday 10th November 2017 Mr Murphy and 6 students from years 7, 8 and 9 attended the annual Remembrance Day service at Undercliffe Cemetery. The students laid a wreath of remembrance at the war memorial and … Read More

House Competition – Shoebox Appeal

Please click on here to see information  that has been given out to all students in house assemblies over the last few weeks.   Plan of Action Week commencing 16th October- discuss and decide idea for theme during form time. … Read More

Sports News

  Y10 students recently completed a practical revision session of the skeletal and muscular systems. This was then followed up by the students analysing different sporting actions including the bones, joint movements and muscular movement and contraction types.

Post 16 Open Evening – Thurs 9th Nov 6pm to 8pm

Immanuel College invites you to our Post 16 Open Evening We offer courses to suit all abilities: AS/A level BTEC level 2 and 3 Come and talk to our experienced staff about your future All welcome  

Year 7 Numeracy Event 17th October 2017 5.50-6.30pm

We will be devoting an evening to numeracy and problem solving for Year 7 parents and children. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for you to work with your child(ren), meet other parents, discuss your concerns and strategies for … Read More

Year 9 Literacy Carnegie Medal Launch Evening

We were delighted with our well attended Year 9 Literacy Carnegie Medal Launch Evening on 17th May 2017. At the event we launched our Carnegie Medal Shadow group programme. Each year, children and young people ‘shadow’ the judging process for … Read More

Sports News – Year 9 Rounders

Our year 9 Rounders team have played 4 of 5 games of the Hanson League and currently stand UNDEFEATED! The tournament started with a win over Hanson Academy, followed by a close cut game with a 4 rounder streak from … Read More

Year 8 Boys Football

Congratulations! to the Year 8 football team for their league fixture against Dixons City Academy. The boys won 6-0 with Frankie Rhodes and George Pratt both scoring a double. Man of the match goes to Charlie Hargreaves who did a … Read More

Fame Production 2017

This year Immanuel College’s production of Fame was a huge success. With the direction of the performing arts staff, students from all year groups took on the role of students at the New York High School of Performing Arts and … Read More