Author Archives: The Bewdley School

We regret to inform you that we again have a significant COVID outbreak in school which is significantly affecting our ability to staff the curriculum effectively. As people are not generally testing and reporting, we do not have an accurate picture of infection rates amongst students, but we do know over the last 2 to… Read more


We are writing to update you on the schools position in relation to COVID-19 protocols within school moving forward. As you may be aware from 1st April the government have made a number of changes in their ‘ living with COVID-19’ guidance. These include the removal of free LFD testing and access to PCR testing… Read more


We invite Parent/Carers to attend our Virtual Year 7 Parents’ Evening on Tuesday 22 March. Appointments will be available between 4pm and 6.30pm, with the exception of 7Y/En4 – Mrs Benbow-Taylor, 7X/Ma4 – Miss Bettelley, 7X/Sc1 – Miss McGuire. These teachers are available on Wednesday 23rd March. This is an important evening and provides parents/carers… Read more


We invite Parent/Carers to attend our Virtual Year 10 Parents’ Evening on Thursday 17 March. Appointments will be available between 4pm and 6.30pm, with the exception of Mrs Howard and Mrs Beech. Mrs Howard and Mrs Beech are both available to book on Wednesday, 16th March. This is an important evening and provides parents/carers with… Read more


Although the school continues to see cases of COVID within the school community, there are some signs that life in school may be returning to the pre-pandemic normal. This term so far, we have been able to welcome audiences into the school to enjoy the 2 evening performances of the Willy Russell play “Our Day… Read more


We are pleased to announce, our termly Sixth Form Enrichment magazine is back and is now available to view online. We are delighted to showcase students’ achievements, especially in these challenging times, and have lots of interesting articles and news such as ‘The Will Mills Centre’ which is opening soon, along with ‘The Youth Hub’,… Read more


Vaccination UK will shortly be offering children aged 12 to 15 second dose of the COVID-19 vaccination within school. As with all doses, this vaccination is free of charge, and our priority is to make it easy for our students to access their vaccine. If students have not yet had their first COVID-19 vaccination, or… Read more


A Happy New Year to all, and a warm welcome back to school to all students. As you will know, all schools have been asked to offer onsite testing to all students, to ensure that every student has the opportunity to be tested once. The tests that the government have supplied for our testing centre… Read more


As this term comes to an end, it is a chance to reflect on a long and busy few months for the school and a year that has to be the most difficult in terms of having some stability and normal schooling pattern. We are so thankful for the hard work, determination and resilience that… Read more


We write to clarify our end of term arrangements for Wednesday 15th, Thursday 16th and Friday 17th December 2021, which will be an early finish. These last 3 days of term will be non-uniform ‘Christmas Jumper’ days. Students will be asked to make a £2 charitable donation, which will used to fund our School outdoor… Read more


We invite Parent/Carers to attend our Virtual Year 8 Parents’ Evening on Thursday 18 November. Appointments will be available between 4pm and 6.30pm, With exception of, classes 8F/French with Mr Willis, 8X/Te2 and 8Y/Te2 with Mrs Ransom, will be held on the 17th November. This is an important evening and provides parents/carers with an opportunity… Read more


It is my sad duty to inform you that we have tragically lost a member of our support team to COVID-19. Patrick Cannon was diagnosed just over 2 weeks ago, and subsequently taken into hospital where he was supported with a respirator and fought the illness for just over a week. We are heartbroken that… Read more