And the winner is….:

BFS students won in 4 categories & placed 2nd in 2 more at the Bedfordshire Festival of Music, Speech & Drama

New Website:

Welcome to our new fantastic website!

Aspire to Engineer:

This year the theme was genetic engineering & BFS came Runners-Up – Congratulations to all involved

Year 9:

Year 9 Options Evening – Thursday 21st March

Boys

  • White shirt with fastened top button
  • Black Trousers – worn pulled up with a belt if necessary
  • Dark coloured or white socks
  • Blazer (School supplier only)
  • V-neck jumper (School supplier only)
  • Tie (School supplier only)
  • Black school shoes – (no boots, ‘trainer’ style or plimsolls)
  • Sensible school coat – (no hoodies)

Girls

  • White shirt with fastened top button
  • Black skirt knee length:- selected styles from school supplier only. Please explicitly state that you are from BFS and they will advise which skirts you can choose from Black tights – no leggings
  • Black/White socks
  • Black trousers; school style (not fashion i.e. skinny, cropped etc.)
  • Blazer (School supplier only)
  • V-neck jumper (School supplier only)
  • Tie (School supplier only)
  • Black school shoes – (no boots, ‘trainer’ style or plimsolls)
  • Sensible school coat – (no hoodies)
Applicable to Boys & Girls
  • Clear nail varnish only – nails kept to a sensible length
  • No make up
  • All facial jewellery and visible body-piercing is inadmissible. All jewellery should abide by the ‘1’ rule i.e. 1 ring, 1 pair of stud earrings (in earlobes only)
  • Hair should be appropriate to a professional place of work, i.e. no extreme/unusual styles or colours, no shavings or patterns. Hair must be of a natural colour. A student may be asked to tie hair back for health and safety reasons. Hairbands/scarves should be plain black; no other hair ornament is necessary.
PE Kit
  • Fleece top (School supplier only)
  • Polo shirt (School supplier only)
  • PE Shorts/skorts (School supplier only)
  • Tracksuit bottom – no leggings
  • Sports socks (School supplier only)
  • Trainers with appropriate grip, material and support for the ankles (no high top or plimsolls)
  • Football boots
  • Mouth guard
  • Shin pads
  • Plain black waterproof jacket (optional)

PE Kit Bedford Free School

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Equipment List
  • Attending school with the correct equipment is vital in ensuring that pupils can participate fully in lessons. Please consider the equipment listed below as essential and as a minimum.
  • School Bag – robust – Predominantly black. Must be suitable for carrying equipment and kept in good order.
  • School Planner – Provided by the school
  • Achievement Card – Kept neatly and renewed weekly. Provided by the school
  • Pencil Case – Black, blue, red and green pens, pencils and sharpener, colouring pencils, highlighters, eraser, glue stick, safe scissors (optional).
  • 30cm ruler
  • Geometry kit – Protractor, set square, pair of compasses.
  • Calculator – This should be a Casio FX-85GT
  • Watch
  • Headphones
  • Notebook
  • Reading book
  • Clear water bottle
Equipment