Information for New Students Joining Bullers Wood School in 2022-2023
We are looking forward to welcoming our new Year 7 students in September and hope the students are excited to be starting the next stage of their education with us.
The following information is applicable to students WHO HAVE BEEN OFFERED a place at Bullers Wood School for Girls by their local authority. Please do not complete the documentation if this is not the case.
Please complete our online information form by Wednesday 1st June 2022. This includes important documents for you to read and agree to, so please allow some time to complete this.
Please read about our attendance procedures and the school day and this statement about mobile devices. Our term dates for 2022-2023 are here. All our school policies can be found on this page – please take the time to familiarise yourself with them. Your daughter will receive a Contact Book in September containing lots of key information for reference.
This page contains all the information about school uniform and equipment including the uniform list and suppliers and how to order.
Cashless Catering/School Gateway
Most school communications are sent out by email – please ensure that the school has a correct email address for correspondence. You will need to register for School Gateway in order to receive important messages from school. This also links to our cashless catering system. Further information will be sent about School Gateway in due course.
If you wish your daughter to receive instrumental or singing lessons, please print and complete the BYMT form and return it to Mr Parsons, Head of Music, at the school, either by post or by scanning and emailing it to him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Details of fees for lessons are included on the form.
Friends of Bullers Wood
Friends of Bullers Wood are our Parent/Teacher/Friend Association, which supports the school by holding events and raising vital funds. Please read this letter and consider supporting the school with a regular donation.
Pupil Premium and Free School Meals
Please read this information about Pupil Premium and Free School Meals. If you are eligible to apply for Free School Meals, please apply through your local council. For Bromley residents, the information is here. We can assist with the purchase of uniform and PE kit for PP students. If you need this assistance, please complete this form by 30th June.
Dates for the Diary
Onesie Day – Tuesday 28th June
An afternoon for those who are the only Year 6 student in their school coming to us in September. This is for invited students only.
Year 7 Induction Day – Tuesday 5th July
Students are invited to spend the day with us from 9am-2.30pm pm on Tuesday 5th July. We will be in touch with further information nearer the time.
New Parent Welcome Evening – Tuesday 5th July
Parents are invited to the New Year 7 Parents’ Evening from 6.30-7.30pm. The evening will begin with several short presentations from senior staff in the Main Hall. We are not able to offer car parking on site and we would ask you not to park on Logs Hill to avoid blocked driveways and obstructions in the road resulting in a police presence and parking tickets.
Pre-Loved Uniform Sale – Saturday 9th July
Friends of Bullers Wood are holding a pre-loved uniform sale from 10am-12pm on Saturday 9th July in school – come along and pick up some uniform bargains!
Uniform Sale – Wednesday 13th July
On Wednesday 13th July from 3.30-5pm, Bromley Schoolwear will be holding a uniform sale in school and you are welcome to come in to purchase your daughter’s school uniform.
Summer School – Monday 22nd to Wednesday 24th August
Summer School will take place from Monday 22nd to Wednesday 24th August from 9.00-2.30pm each day. Places will be limited. You will receive further information about this in due course.
First day of Autumn Term for Year 7 – Monday 5th September
Students should arrive by 8.25am via the Chislehurst Road entrance.
Y7 Parent/Carer Information Evening – date tbc
We will be holding an information evening for new Y7 parents during the autumn term. This will also be an opportunity to meet your daughter’s form tutor. We will send out information about this in due course.