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
French Exchange 2018 Parents/Carers of Year 10 French studentsSeptember 2017
A Level Geography - Supporting Textbooks Parents/Carers of Year 12 Geography studentsSeptember 2017
A Christmas Carol : Tuesday, 12 December Parents/Carers of Year 11 students who are studying A Christmas Carol for GCSE EnglishSeptember 2017
European Day of Languages : Tuesday, 26 September Parents/Carers of Year 7 studentsSeptember 2017
Changes to Main School Gates
All Parent/CarersSeptember 2017
Sixth Form Bulletin (15.9.17) Parents/Carers of Sixth Form studentsSeptember 2017
Year 8 and Year 9 Enrichment Week
Parents/Carers of students in Years 8 and 9September 2017
Enrichment Week Opportunities at Backwell School Parents/Carers of Year 7 studentsSeptember 2017
Year 11 GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition Parents/Carers of Year 11 Food Preparation and Nutrition studentsSeptember 2017
Year 11 GCSE Design and Technology : Product Design
Parents/Carers of Year 11 DT Product Design studentsSeptember 2017
Year 10 GCSE Design and Technology
Parents/Carers of Year 10 Design and Technology studentsSeptember 2017
Key Stage 3 : DT Product Design
Parents/Carers of Year 9 studentsSeptember 2017
Key Stage 3 : DT Product Design
Parents/Carers of Year 8 students following DT Product Design in 2017-18September 2017
Key Stage 3 : DT Product Design
Parents/Carers of Year 7 students following DT Product Design in 2017-18September 2017
Year 9 Geography : Home Learning Portfolio Parents/Carers of Year 9 studentsSeptember 2017
A Level Spanish Course Book
Parents/Carers of Year 13 Spanish studentsSeptember 2017
Year 13 Biology Visits to Explore-At-Bristol Parents/Carers of Year 13 Biology studentsSeptember 2017
Years 7 to 9 Bikeability Level 3 Cycling Safety Training at Backwell School Parents/Carers of students in Years 7, 8 and 9September 2017
Local Authority Peripatetic Music Lesson Scheme from September 2017 Parents/Carers of all studentsSeptember 2017
Performing Arts and Theatre Studies Workshops : Tuesday, 19 September Parents/Carers of Year 12 Performing Arts and Drama & Theatre Studies studentsSeptember 2017
Year 7 Baseline Assessment Parents/Carers of Year 7 studentsSeptember 2017
Year 12 Parents' Information Evening : Wednesday, 20 September
Parents/Carers of Year 12 studentsSeptember 2017
Year 11 Parents' Information Evening : Monday, 11 September Parents/Carers of Year 11 studentsSeptember 2017 
Year 10 Parents' Information Evening : Monday, 25 September Parents/Carers of Year 10 studentsSeptember 2017
A Level Geography Field Trip to Bristol Parents/Carers of Year 13 Geography studentsSeptember 2017
Year 9 Drama Club Parents/Carers of Year 9 studentsSeptember 2017
Year 9 Mathematics Setting Parents/Carers of Year 9 studentsSeptember 2017
Year 8 Mathematics Setting Parents/Carers of Year 8 studentsSeptember 2017 
Year 7 Mathematics Setting Parents/Carers of Year 7 studentsSeptember 2017
A Level Art, Craft and Design 2017/18 : Year 2 Parents/Carers of Year 13 Art, Craft and Design studentsSeptember 2017
A Level Art, Craft and Design 2017/18 : Year 1  Parents/Carers of Year 12 Art, Craft and Design studentsSeptember 2017
GCSE Art and Design : 2017-2019 Parents/Carers of Year 10 Art and Design studentsSeptember 2017
A Level Photography 2017/18 : Year 2 Parents/Cares of Year 13 Photography studentsSeptember 2017
A Level Photography 2017/18 : Year 1 Parents/Carers of Year 12 Photography studentsSeptember 2017
GCSE Photography : 2017-2019
Parents/Carers of Year 10 Photography studentsSeptember 2017
GCSE Art Textiles : 2017/18 Parents/Carers of Year 10 Art Textiles studentsSeptember 2017
Key Stage 3 : DT Food and Textiles Parents/Carers of students in Years 7, 8 and 9September 2017
GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition Parents/Carers of Year 10 Food Preparation and Nutrition studentsSeptember 2017
Physical Education Equipment Parents/Carers of female studentsSeptember 2017
Years 7 and 8 Swimming Lessons Parents/Carers of students in Years 7 and 8September 2017
Year 10 and 11 Boys' Squash Lessons Parents/Carers of male students in Years 10 and 11September 2017 
Use of Swimming Pool at Backwell Leisure Centre Parents/Carers of all studentsSeptember 2017
Head's Bulletin : July 2017
Parents/Carers of all studentsJuly 2017
A Level French Course Book Parents/Carers of Year 12 French studentsJuly 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 SeptemberJuly 2017
Year 11 GCSE Geography Fieldwork Parents/Carers of Year 10 Geography studentsJuly 2017
GCSE German
Parents/Carers of Year 9 students taking GCSE German from September 2017July 2017
GCSE Dance Parents/Carers of Year 9 students choosing to take GCSE Dance as an extra option from September 2017July 2017
Proposed Year 13 Trip to Berlin - Monday, 22 to Friday, 26 January 2018 Parents/Carers of Year 12 History studentsJuly 2017
Science in Year 9
Parents/Carers of Year 8 studentsJuly 2017
Mathematics Setting in Year 10
Parents/Carers of Year 9 studentsJuly 2017
Group Music Theory Lessons
Parents/Carers of students interested in taking group Music Theory lessonsJune 2017
Ski Trip 2018 Parents/Carers of students taking part in 2018 Ski TripJune 2017
Spanish Exchange 2017/18 Parents/Carers of students who will be following Spanish in Years 10, 11 and 12 from September 2017May 2017
Consultation letter re developing a MAT relationship between schools in the area Parents/Carers of all studentsMay 2017
Ski Trip 2018 Parents/Carers of Years 10, 11 and 12 studentsApril 2017
Backwell School Uniform Parents/Carers of Years 7 to 10 studentsApril 2017
Enrichment Week 2018 Parents/Carers of current Year 8 studentsMarch 2017
School Fund Donation
Parents/Carers of all studentsMarch 2017

Backwell School and Multi-Academy Trusts: an update
 
Parents/Carers of all Backwell studentsJanuary 2017
World Challenge Expedition to Sumatra in 2018 Current Year 11 and Year 12 students and their parents/carersJanuary 2017
A New Educational Landscape Parents/Carers of all studentsOctober 2016
Backwell School New Uniform Parents/Carers of Years 7 to 11 studentsMay 2016
     

Useful documents

   
Computer Science Courses - Parent Information and Consent Form Parents/Carers of GCSE and A Level Computer Science studentsSeptember 2017
Backwell School ICT Behaviour Policy Parents/Carers of all studentsSeptember 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