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Respect
Honesty
Effort

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Head Teacher's Welcome

Welcome to Braidwood school. Our aim is to encourage our pupils to develop their knowledge, understanding, skills and confidence.We want pupils to learn new things every day and have a range of experiences that expands their understanding of the world around them.Pupils at Braidwood are part of a strong community, full of learning, fun and curiosity. A place where pupils develop long lasting friendships, are encouraged to look after each other, and to develop strategies to cope in a world that is ever changing.Our curriculum offers a range of qualifications from entry level to GCSEs so all pupils can achieve.We want our pupils to enjoy learning, to be curious about life and be prepared, making plans for the future.Please have a look at the rest of our website and do get in touch if you want to know more about our fantastic school. Charlotte Nock, Headteacher.

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Curriculum Intent

Our curriculum intent is based upon our core values of Honesty, Respect and Effort and encompasses the concepts of Deaf Identity, the delivery of a rich curriculum, the belief in the potential of all our learners and with ambition for their future lives.

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Identity

Curriculum

Potential

Ambition

Implementation

Identity

A strong Deaf identity and positive mental health underpins all we do.

Curriculum

We are committed to delivering a rich, diverse curriculum that provides the knowledge and skills that individual learners need in order to take full advantage of opportunities, responsibilities and experiences of later life.

Potential

To ensure that every learner achieves their full potential, our curriculum is carefully planned, sequenced and tailored to meet the needs of individual learners.

Ambition

We have high academic and vocational ambitions for all our learners, equipping them with the qualifications, personal and social skills and life experiences to become educated and responsible citizens.

Implementation

At Braidwood School, we provide an enriched curriculum that motivates, stimulates and gives all learners the opportunity to excel.

  • 27/02/24

    Community events

    BSL and Deaf community events are now on our Community links section of our website. Please click on the link at the top of this page.
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  • 19/02/24

    BBC filming - Signing Shakespeare Project

    On Monday 19th February, the BBC came to video our students taking part in a Shakespeare drama workshop exploring the play ‘The Tempest’.    Our school has been working in partnership with Dr Abigail-Woodall from the University of Birmingham and Tracy Irish from the RSC...
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  • 06/02/24

    Queen Alexandra College visit

    Year 10 and 12 students  visited  Queen Alexandra College, Birmingham on 6th February 2024
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