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.
Rt Hon Michael Gove's Visit to BFS
Read about Mr Gove's visit in the 7 March 2014 edition of the Newsletter.
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.
Libraries are not just vital resources within a community but physical symbols of a society's commitment to learning and wisdom for people of all ages and all walks of life. Here is the link: http://savewotlibrary.bristolpetitions.com/
We will be introducing a new homework system next term. Where student planners are currently used to record homework instead we will be using an electronic system called “Show My Homework” to set homework, monitor the amount and quality.
A group of 30 students were selected to compete at the Bristol Schools’ Athletics Trials at Whitehall Track on Wednesday 20 May.
Homework (2 June onwards)
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. Click here to go to the Open Events page.
Our prospectus for 2014/15 is available to read online.