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An exercise in endurance: the Triple Peak Challenge!

  We all love a challenge and many of us complete the Yorkshire Three Peaks at some point in their lives, but doing it three times in three days could be a step too many for most. Spare a

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Former school Rugby Captain named England Knight

  We are thrilled to report that former Brooksbank student and rugby captain has been named in a 27-man England Knights rugby squad. Morgan Smithies began his professional rugby career by joining Wigan Warriors

30 Apr 2021

Sixth formers to progress to top theatre schools

  The school is thrilled to announce that two of its sixth form students have gained places at the UK’s most prestigious acting schools.  Emma Kershaw, has been awarded a place at The Arden School of Theatre and

21 Apr 2021

Year 9 Shelf Life are very excited about Calderdale’s Children’s Book of the Year shortlist!

Year 9 Shelf Life are very excited about Calderdale’s Children’s Book of the Year shortlist! Brooksbank’s Year 9 Shelf Life reading group are taking part in Calderdale Children’s Book of the Year Award.  Four

01 Apr 2021

Year 7 students rise to Character Passport Challenge

31 Mar 2021

Letters in Lockdown

  During the third lockdown, students in Year 8 have been writing letters to hospices and care homes across Calderdale and Kirklees.  Students penned the letters whilst they were bubbling at Brooksbank. We have

22 Mar 2021

Edith Pretty’s Elland Connection and a Sutton Hoo History Lesson

  Hands up those who have watched The Dig on Netflix recently? You will know that it tells the true story of how Edith Pretty and Basil Brown uncovered the greatest Saxon treasure trove ever found in Britain. The Dig

15 Feb 2021

Learn stop the rot with blistering attack on study!

08 Dec 2020

Girls see football action in a goal hungry game!

04 Dec 2020

STUDY trailblazers triumph in Inter-year Football Challenge

02 Dec 2020

27 Nov 2020