New Awards for 2020 – Academy of the Year and Most Caring Primary Education Institute.
iStudy Academy of the Year 2 years running!
Bamford Academy is well known locally, nationally and internationally for its outstanding achievements in International links and the global dimension of the curriculum.
We have held the prestigious International Award for Outstanding Curriculum Development since 2005 and we have received a wide range of awards over the years from Musical Awards to great sporting achievements. We are very proud of the awards we receive and have a gallery of certificates at the entrance to our school.
On many occasions our school choir have won the Rochdale Youth Music Festival and the John Pop Kenny Memorial Shield.
Every year we take part in non competitive cultural events such as the Shakespeare Schools Festival and MEN Young Voices.
We are very proud of our sporting achievements from winning many Football and Netball matches to our most recent triumph – winning a Basketball tournament which gave us the opportunity to represent Rochdale in the Mini Games.
We have also been awarded :-
The Healthy School’s Award
The Activemark for Sports,
The Artsmark for the Arts
We presently hold the Bronze Award for Eco Schools and are now aiming for the Silver.
We are very proud that our n Gardening Club won the ‘Best Rochdale School in Bloom Award 2010’.
We are presntly aiming for the ICT NAACE Award and the Equality Award and working towards these achievements at the present time.