Please find official Government guidance on education and childcare through COVID-19 here.

The 12 Opportunity Areas (OAs) have been identified as social mobility cold spots where the Department for Education (DfE) has been prioritising resources, and bringing together local and national partners to help unlock the potential of England’s young people.

The Bradford Opportunity Area (BOA) was launched by the government in 2017 with an aim to understand and tackle the various challenges and barriers children and young people faced in the district. The Bradford Opportunity Area has been implementing a wide range of interventions, based on evidence and best practice, to help change the life course of these children and young people for the better.

The programme is focusing on the following 4 priority areas: