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
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
Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award Certificate Presentation Evening
Parents/Carers of all Bronze Duke of Edinburgh studentsOctober 2018
Sixth Form Bulletin (week commencing Monday 22 October)
Parents/Carers of Sixth Form studentsOctober 2018
A Level Art : Life Drawing
Parents/Carers of A Level Art 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 wishing to take part in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme
October 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
Duke of Edinburgh 2018-19 Enrolment Form

Parents/Carers of Year 12 students wishing to take part in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme

October 2018
EV5 Form for Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award Parents/Carers of Year 12 students wishing to take part in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme October 2018
EV5 form for Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award Parents/Carers of Year 12 students wishing to take part in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme 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
Year 11 GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition Amended Dates Parents/Carers of GCSE Food students 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
Year 11 GCSE Design and Technology Parents/Carers of Year 11 GCSE DT 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
Backwell Spanish Exchange Pre arrival meeting and Payments Parents/Carers of students participating in the Spanish Exchange September 2018
GCSE Art and Design 2018/20 Parents/Carers of Year 10 GCSE Art and Design students September 2018
Year 7 Showcase Concert Parents/Carers of Year 7 students September 2018
GCSE Photography 2018/20 Parents/Carers of Year 10 GCSE Photography students September 2018
GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition for Year 11 Students Parents/Carers of Year 11 GCSE Food 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
Duke of Edinburgh Award, Gold and Silver Level : Expression of Interest Form 2018-19  Parents/Carers of students interested in following the Duke of Edinburgh Award, Gold or Silver Level in 2018/19 September 2018
Year 7 to 9 Bikeability Level 3 Advanced Cycle Training / Bikeability Fix Training Parents/Carers of Years 7, 8 and 9 students September 2018
Year 7 and 8 Swimming Lessons Parents/Carers of Year's 7 and 8 students September 2018
Year 7 Baseline Assessment Parents/Carers of Year 7 students September 2018
Enrichment Opportunities at Backwell School Parents/Carers of Year 7 students September 2018
Year 9 Mathematics Setting Parents/Carers of Year 9 students September 2018
Year 9 Drama Club Parents/Carers of Year 9 Drama Club students September 2018
Year 8 Mathematics Setting Parents/Carers of Year 8 students September 2018
Year 7 Mathematics Setting Parents/Carers of Year 7 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
Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award ; Dates and Enrolment Information Parents/Carers of Year 10 students who expressed interest in taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award in 2018-19 July 2018
Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award: Enrolment Form Parents/Carers of Year 10 students who expressed interest in taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award in 2018-19  
Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award: EV5 Form Parents/Carers of Year 10 students who expressed interest in taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award in 2018-19  
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
Year 12 A Level Geography Field Equipment Parents/Carers of Year 12 Geography students 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
Head's Bulletin (May 2018) All parents/carers May 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
GCSE Science - Pathways from Year 10  Parents/Carers of Year 9 students May 2018
Spanish Exchange 2018/19 Parents/Carers of students taking Spanish in Years 10, 11 and 12 from September 2018 May 2018
Head's Bulletin (Term 4) All Parents/Carers March 2018
Headteacher's Bulletin Parents/Carers of all students February 2018
School Attendance Parents/carers of students in Year 7 - 11 September 2017
Changes to 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