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Latest News

Changes to GCSE Maths 

6th Form Approval

We are delighted to announce that Department for Education ministers have approved our application to change our status from a school serving 11 to 16 years olds to one serving 11 to 19 year olds. The BFS Sixth Form is on its way. Look out for more news about our 6th Form which we’re planning to open in September 2016.

Archived News

Rt Hon Michael Gove's Visit to BFS

Read about Mr Gove's visit in the 7 March 2014 edition of the Newsletter.

Rt Hon Michael Gove and Charlotte Leslie MP's visit to BFS



We are delighted to be able to publish our first Ofsted report. Please read the report and the letter from Mr Clutterbuck to parents. You can also read the local media coverage here. Congratulations and very many thanks to all those who have made Bristol Free School so successful.



Headteacher's NEWS

U14 girls' basketball match vs City Academy Bristol
19 Dec 2014
A group of eight girls set off to challenge City Academy in the final basketball match of the year...Read more from Y9 Sports Journalist Corinne Thompson in this week's newsletter...

Year 7 girls' 5-a-side football
19 Dec 2014
Well done to the Year 7 girls who won the group stages of the English Schools' 5-a-side football competition, reaching the county final...Read more in this week's newsletter...

Future England Captain?
19 Dec 2014
Earlier this week Ksawery O'Donovan (Y10) made his debut for Bristol Rugby Academy U15 team...Read more in this week's newsletter...

All aboard the Dynamics Choir Train
19 Dec 2014
On Monday I met the Dynamics Choir at Bristol Temple Meads. Mr Pate, our Head of Music, had arranged for the choir to sing to commuters as they arrived and departed from the train station...Read more in this week's newsletter...

BFS students


Thinking about applying for BFS? We will publish summer Open Day dates in the New Year, these are aimed at parents with students in Year 5 and below.


Our prospectus for 2014/15 is available to read online.


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