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 hsparling@backwellschool.net if you would like to receive email updates.
 

Subject Addressed to: Date
Sixth Form Bulletin (week commencing Monday 17 December 2018) Parents/Carers of Sixth Form studentsDecember 2018
Spanish Exchange Information Evening
Parents/Carers of Spanish exchange studentsDecember 2018
GCSE Geography Year 11 Trial Exam
Parents/Carers of all Year 11 GCSE Geography studentsDecember 2018
French Exchange 2019
Parents/Carers Years 9 and 10 students who expressed interest in the French Exchange 2019December 2018
Year 13 History Trip to Berlin : Monday 21 to Friday 25 January 2019 Parents/Carers of Year 13 students taking part in the History trip to BerlinDecember 2018
GCSE Drama Showcase Parents/Carers of Year 11 Drama studentsDecember 2018
Kenya 2019 Parents/Carers of Sixth Form students taking part in the trip to Kenya in the summer of 2019December 2018
Year 9 English Trip to see 'Noughts and Crosses'
Parents/Carers of Year 9 studentsDecember 2018
Grand Piano Parents/Carers of all studentsDecember 2018
Six Nations Championship Trip
Parents/Carers of students in the Year 10 Rugby teamNovember 2018
Year 10 Girls Group A Squash Lessons
Parents/Carers of Year 10 girlsNovember 2018
Year 10 Girls Group B Squash Lessons
Parents/Carers of Year 10 girlsNovember 2018
Year 11 Girls Squash Lessons
Parents/Carers of Year 11 girlsNovember 2018
GCSE Art Textiles Final Materials List
Parents/Carers of Year 11 GCSE Art Textiles studentsNovember 2018
Extended Project Research Skills Visit: Tuesday 11 December, Thursday 13 December or Wednesday 19 December Parents/Carers of Year 12 Students taking the Extended Project QualificationNovember 2018
A Level Geography - Geography Review Parents/Carers of Year 12 Geography studentsNovember 2018
Year 11 GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition NEA 2 Parents/Carers of Year 11 Food Preparation and Nutrition studentsNovember 2018
Year 13 Economics tutor2u Grade Booster Workshop
Parents/Carers of Year 13 Economics studentsNovember 2018
Year 11 Art Craft and Design Textiles and Photography Main Coursework Project

Parents/Carers of Year 11 Art, Craft and Design, Textiles and Photography Students 

October 2019
Headteacher's Bulletin - October 2018
All parents/carersOctober 2018
Year 9 Ardeche and Mediterranean 2019 Passport Information
Parents/Carers of all Year 9 students participating in Ardeche 2019October 2018
Year 9 Sorrento 2019 Passport Information
Parents/Carers of all Year 9 students participating in Sorrento 2019October 2018
Bronze Level Duke of Edinburgh Award 2018
Parents/Carers of all Bronze Duke of Edinburgh studentsOctober 2018
German Exchange 2019
Parents/Carers of Year 10 German studentsOctober 2018
Summer 2019 Exams Contingency Day
Parents/Carers of students in Years 11, 12 and 13October 2018
Girls Get Set Scheme
Parents/Carers of all Year 9 Girls October 2018
Duke of Edinburgh Key Dates 2018-19 for Silver and Gold Awards
Parents/Carers of Year 12 students taking part in the Silver and Gold Levels of the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme
October 2018
Duke of Edinburgh Key Dates 2018 for Bronze Award Parents/Carers of students taking part in the Bronze Level of the Duke of Edinburgh Award SchemeOctober 2018
Year 12 Key Dates and Information 2018-19 Parents/Carers of Year 12 students

October 2018

Year 13 Key Dates and Information 2018-19 Parents/Carers of Year 13 students October 2018
Clubs and Courses Parents/Carers of All Pupil Premium students October 2018
Base Backwell Enrichment Week 2019 Parents/Carers of Year 7 students participating in Base Backwell for Enrichment Week 2019 October 2018
Bush Camp Enrichment Week 2019 Parents/Carers of Year 7 students participating in Bush Camp for Enrichment Week 2019 October 2018
Cadarn Enrichment Week 2019 Parents/Carers of Year 7 students participating in Cadarn Riding Trail for Enrichment Week 2019 October 2018
Fishing Enrichment Week 2019 Parents/Carers of Year 7 students participating in the Fishing Trip for  Enrichment Week 2019 October 2018
Little Canada Enrichment Week 2019 Parents/Carers of Year 7 students participating in Little Canada trip for Enrichment Week 2019 October 2018
London Enrichment Week 2019 Parents/Carers of Year 7 students participating in the London Trip for Enrichment Week 2019  October 2018
Osmington Bay Enrichment Week 2019 Parents/Carers of Year 7 students participating in Osmington Bay trip for  Enrichment Week 2019  October 2018
Spelling Home Learning Scheme Parents/Carers of Year 7, 8 and 9 students September 2018
Local Authority Peripatetic Music Lesson Scheme Parents/Carers of all students  September 2018
French Exchange 2019 Parents/Carers of students participating in French Exchange 2019 September 2018
Letter from the Head re the Backwell School Association (BSA) All parents/carers September 2018
Home Learning My FROG App Parents/Carers of all students  September 2018
KS3 DT Product Design Parents/Carers of Years 7, 8 and 9 students September 2018
Year 10 GCSE Design and Technology Parents/Carers of Year 10 GCSE DT students September 2018
GCSE Art and Design 2018/20 Parents/Carers of Year 10 GCSE Art and Design students September 2018
GCSE Photography 2018/20 Parents/Carers of Year 10 GCSE Photography students September 2018
A Level Art Craft and Design : Year 2 Parents/Carers of Year 13 Art, Craft and Design students September 2018
A Level Art Craft and Design : Year 1 Parents/Carers of Year 12 Art, Craft and Design students September 2018
Year 9 Enrichment Week London Trip Parents/Carers of students taking part in the 2019 Enrichment Week trip to London  September 2018
Year 9 Enrichment Week 2019 Parents/Carers of Year 7 students September 2018
Pupil Premium Funding for Instrumental Lessons Parents/Carers of Pupil Premium students September 2018
A Level Geography: Supporting Textbooks Parents/Carers of Year 12 Geography students September 2018
A Level French Course Book Parents/Carers of Year 12 French students September 2018
A Level Photography ; Year 2 Parents/Carers of Year 13 Photography students September 2018
A Level Photography ; Year 1 Parents/Carers of Year 12 Photography students September 2018
KS3 DT Food and Textiles Parents/Carers of Year 7, 8 and 9 students September 2018
GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition Parents/Carers of Year 10 GCSE Food students September 2018
GCSE Art Textiles 2018 19 Parents/Carers of Year 10 and 11 GCSE Textiles students September 2018
Year 7 and 8 Swimming Lessons Parents/Carers of Year's 7 and 8 students September 2018
Enrichment Opportunities at Backwell School Parents/Carers of Year 7 students September 2018
Year 9 Drama Club Parents/Carers of Year 9 Drama Club students September 2018
Year 10 and 11 Boys Squash Lessons Parents/Carers of Year 10 and 11 Boys  September 2018
Student Receptionists in Year 8 Parents/Carers of Year 8 students September 2018
Headteacher's Bulletin : July 2018 All parents/carers July 2018
Year 13 Berlin Trip 2019 Payment Schedule Parents/Carers of Year 13 students taking part in the Berlin Trip 2019 July 2018
Mathematics setting in Year 10 Parents/Carers of Year 10 students July 2018
A Level Spanish coursebook Parent/Carers of Year 13 Spanish students July 2018
Ski Trip 2019  Parents/Carers of Years 10, 11 and 12 students July 2018
Use of Swimming Pool at Backwell Leisure Centre All Parents/Carers  July 2018
Proposed Year 13 Trip to Berlin - January 2019  Parents/Carers of Year 12 History students  June 2018
Group Music Theory Lessons  Parents/Carers of GCSE Music students from September 2018 June 2018
GCSE English Literature Parents/Carers of Year 10 students June 2018
'Book in a bag' Reading Initiative  Parents/Carers of Year 8 students May 2018
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) All parents/carers May 2018
Enrichment Week 2019 - Base Backwell  Parents/Carers of students taking part in Base Backwell during Enrichment Week 2019  May 2018
Enrichment Week 2019 - Fishing Trips  Parents/Carers of students taking part in Fishing trips during Enrichment Week 2019  May 2018
Enrichment Week 2019 - London  Parents/Carers of students taking part in London visit during Enrichment Week 2019  May 2018
Enrichment Week 2019 - Cadarn Riding Trails  Parents/Carers of students taking part in Cadarn Riding Trails during Enrichment Week 2019 May 2018
Enrichment Week 2019 - Sorrento Parents/Carers of students taking part in Sorrento visit during Enrichment Week 2019 May 2018
Enrichment Week 2019 - Ardeche/Mediterranean  Parents/Carers of students taking part in Ardeche/Mediterranean visit during Enrichment Week 2019 May 2018
School Fund Donation 2018 All parents/carers May 2018
Spanish Exchange 2018/19 Parents/Carers of students taking Spanish in Years 10, 11 and 12 from September 2018 May 2018
School Attendance Parents/carers of students in Year 7 - 11 September 2017
Main School Gates All Parent/Carers September 2017
     

Useful documents

   
Backwell School ICT Behaviour Policy  Parents/Carers of all students September 2018
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