All letters sent home during the current academic year that are still relevant are listed here in date order.  Note that we email parents once a week with a list of letters that have been issued during the course of that week.  Please email aharris@backwellschool.net if you would like to receive email updates.
 

 
Subject Addressed to: Date
Sixth Form Bulletin (17.11.17)
Parents/Carers of Sixth Form studentsNovember 2017
Enrichment Week 2018 : Year 9 Sorrento Trip Parents/Carers of Year 9 students taking part in the Sorrento tripNovember 2017
Extended Project Research Skills Visit : Monday, 18 December Parents/Carers of Extended Project students in 12B/Ep1, 12B/Ep2 and 12E/Ep2November 2017
Extended Project Research Skills Visit : Friday, 15 December Parents/Carers of Extended Project students in 12A/Ep1, 12A/Ep2, 12D/Ep2 and 12E/Ep1November 2017
Extended Project Research Skills Visit : Wednesday, 13 December Parents/Carers of Extended Project students in 12C/Ep1, 12C/Ep2 and 12D/Ep1November 2017
Year 11 Visit to Poetry Live! : Friday, 26 January 2018 Parents/Carers of Year 11 studentsNovember 2017
Year 11 Girls' Squash and Table Tennis Lessons
Parents/Carers of Year 11 girlsNovember 2017
Year 10 Girls' Squash and Table Tennis Lessons
Parents/Carers of Year 10 girlsNovember 2017
Year 11 GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition Parents/Carers of DT Food Preparation and Nutrition studentsNovember 2017
Christmas Concert : Tuesday, 28 November and Live Lounge Electric : Thursday, 14 December All Parents/CarersNovember 2017
Parent Governor Election Invitation for nominations
All Parents/CarersNovember 2017
Letter from Chair of Governors re Appointment of Headteacher
All Parents/CarersNovember 2017
Model United Nations Parents/Carers of MUN GroupNovember 2017
Year 12 Parents' Evening : Thursday, 30 November Parents/Carers of Year 12 studentsNovember 2017
Ski Trip 2018 Parents/Carers of students taking part in the 2018 Ski TripNovember 2017
Aviation Day : Thursday, 30 November Parents/Carers of Year 9 students with an interest in engineering, mathematics and science and Year 10 Product Design students October 2017
Head's Bulletin : October 2017 All parents/carers October 2017
La casa de Bernarda Alba : Tuesday, 5 December  Parents/Carers of Year 13 Spanish students October 2017
Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award : Information and Enrolment Forms Parents/Carers of Year 12 students who submitted expression of interest for Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award, but were unable to attend meeting on Wednesday, 18 October October 2017
Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award : Information and Enrolment Forms  Parents/Carers of Year 10 students who submitted expression of interest for Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award, but were unable to attend meeting on Wednesday, 18 October October 2017
Year 13 Economics tutor2u Grade Booster Workshop Parents/Carers of Year 13 Economics students October 2017
GCSE Child Development  Parents/Carers of Year 11 Child Development students October 2017
Bookbuzz 2017  Parents/Carers of Year 7 Pupil Premium students October 2017
German Exchange 2018  Parents/Carers of Year 10 German students October 2017
Duke of Edinburgh Gold Direct : Expression of Interest  Parents/Carers of Year 11 students October 2017
Backwell School Parents' Portal All parents/carers October 2017
Year 11 Art and Design and Photography Coursework Project  Parents/Carers of Year 11 Art and Photography students October 2017
Pupil Premium Entitlement Parents/Carers of students eligible for Pupil Premium Funding September 2017
GCSE Business Studies  Parents/Carers of Year 11 Business Studies students September 2017
School Attendance Parents/carers of students in Year 7 - 11 September 2017
Afrocelt Sound System Concert : Sunday, 19 November  Parents/Carers of Years 10 and 11 Music students September 2017
Year 13 Key Dates 2017-18  Parents/Carers of Year 13 students September 2017
Year 12 Key Dates 2017-18  Parents/Carers of Year 12 students September 2017
Backwell Spanish Exchange Pre-arrival Meeting and Payments  Parents/Carers of Spanish Exchange students September 2017
French Exchange 2018  Parents/Carers of Year 10 French students September 2017
A Level Geography - Supporting Textbooks  Parents/Carers of Year 12 Geography students September 2017
A Christmas Carol : Tuesday, 12 December  Parents/Carers of Year 11 students who are studying A Christmas Carol for GCSE English September 2017
Changes to Main School Gates All Parent/Carers September 2017
Year 8 and Year 9 Enrichment Week Parents/Carers of students in Years 8 and 9 September 2017
Enrichment Week Opportunities at Backwell School  Parents/Carers of Year 7 students September 2017
Year 11 GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition  Parents/Carers of Year 11 Food Preparation and Nutrition students September 2017
Year 11 GCSE Design and Technology : Product Design Parents/Carers of Year 11 DT Product Design students September 2017
Year 10 GCSE Design and Technology Parents/Carers of Year 10 Design and Technology students September 2017
Key Stage 3 : DT Product Design Parents/Carers of Year 9 students September 2017
Key Stage 3 : DT Product Design Parents/Carers of Year 8 students following DT Product Design in 2017-18 September 2017
Key Stage 3 : DT Product Design Parents/Carers of Year 7 students following DT Product Design in 2017-18 September 2017
Year 9 Geography : Home Learning Portfolio  Parents/Carers of Year 9 students September 2017
A Level Spanish Course Book Parents/Carers of Year 13 Spanish students September 2017
Local Authority Peripatetic Music Lesson Scheme from September 2017  Parents/Carers of all students September 2017
Year 9 Drama Club  Parents/Carers of Year 9 students September 2017
Year 9 Mathematics Setting  Parents/Carers of Year 9 students September 2017
Year 8 Mathematics Setting  Parents/Carers of Year 8 students September 2017 
Year 7 Mathematics Setting  Parents/Carers of Year 7 students September 2017
A Level Art, Craft and Design 2017/18 : Year 2  Parents/Carers of Year 13 Art, Craft and Design students September 2017
A Level Art, Craft and Design 2017/18 : Year 1   Parents/Carers of Year 12 Art, Craft and Design students September 2017
GCSE Art and Design : 2017-2019  Parents/Carers of Year 10 Art and Design students September 2017
A Level Photography 2017/18 : Year 2  Parents/Cares of Year 13 Photography students September 2017
A Level Photography 2017/18 : Year 1  Parents/Carers of Year 12 Photography students September 2017
GCSE Photography : 2017-2019 Parents/Carers of Year 10 Photography students September 2017
GCSE Art Textiles : 2017/18  Parents/Carers of Year 10 Art Textiles students September 2017
Key Stage 3 : DT Food and Textiles  Parents/Carers of students in Years 7, 8 and 9 September 2017
GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition  Parents/Carers of Year 10 Food Preparation and Nutrition students September 2017
Physical Education Equipment  Parents/Carers of female students September 2017
Years 7 and 8 Swimming Lessons  Parents/Carers of students in Years 7 and 8 September 2017
Year 10 and 11 Boys' Squash Lessons  Parents/Carers of male students in Years 10 and 11 September 2017 
Use of Swimming Pool at Backwell Leisure Centre  Parents/Carers of all students September 2017
Head's Bulletin : July 2017 Parents/Carers of all students July 2017
A Level French Course Book  Parents/Carers of Year 12 French students July 2017
Berlin Trip 2018  Parents/Carers of Year 12 History students July 2017
GCSE Triple Science in Year 10  Parents/Carers of Year 9 students who will be following the Triple Science route in September July 2017
GCSE German Parents/Carers of Year 9 students taking GCSE German from September 2017 July 2017
GCSE Dance  Parents/Carers of Year 9 students choosing to take GCSE Dance as an extra option from September 2017 July 2017
Proposed Year 13 Trip to Berlin - Monday, 22 to Friday, 26 January 2018  Parents/Carers of Year 12 History students July 2017
Science in Year 9 Parents/Carers of Year 8 students July 2017
Mathematics Setting in Year 10 Parents/Carers of Year 9 students July 2017
Group Music Theory Lessons Parents/Carers of students interested in taking group Music Theory lessons June 2017
Ski Trip 2018  Parents/Carers of students taking part in 2018 Ski Trip June 2017
Spanish Exchange 2017/18  Parents/Carers of students who will be following Spanish in Years 10, 11 and 12 from September 2017 May 2017
Consultation letter re developing a MAT relationship between schools in the area  Parents/Carers of all students May 2017
Ski Trip 2018  Parents/Carers of Years 10, 11 and 12 students April 2017
Backwell School Uniform  Parents/Carers of Years 7 to 10 students April 2017
Enrichment Week 2018  Parents/Carers of current Year 8 students March 2017
School Fund Donation Parents/Carers of all students March 2017

Backwell School and Multi-Academy Trusts: an update 
Parents/Carers of all Backwell students January 2017
A New Educational Landscape  Parents/Carers of all students October 2016
Backwell School New Uniform  Parents/Carers of Years 7 to 11 students May 2016
     

Useful documents

   
Computer Science Courses - Parent Information and Consent Form  Parents/Carers of GCSE and A Level Computer Science students September 2017
Backwell School ICT Behaviour Policy  Parents/Carers of all students September 2017
Procedure for students arriving late or leaving school early  Parents/Carers of all students November 2014
Request for Holiday Absence  Parents/Carers of all students November 2014
Home-to-School Transport: Replacing a bus pass Parents/Carers of students eligible for Home-to-School transport