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Student Voice

You will no doubt be aware of the fantastic atmosphere in school during the Student Voice elections, where we modelled the British electoral process. It is hoped students understand ever more clearly our values when it comes to democracy.



Chair of Governors

You will be aware that the previous Vice-Chair of Governors, Mrs Tricia Taylor became Chair of Governors over the summer, during my arrival. She has been a fantastic source of energy for the school over the last term.



Key Staff Contacts

We recently published a list of the names and email of all teachers, learning managers and line managers to our website, mailing list and social media. This has followed suggestions from parents and governors on further improving communication.



Letters Home

We continue to send all generic letters home via students, although it appreciated some do not always survive the journey in the bottom of school bags. Letters are routinely posted on our website and the archive can be accessed by the following link:



Bydales Social Media

Whilst the parental email list will be used occasionally, we do not want to fill email inboxes. If you would like to have more frequent updates about what is going on in school day-by-day, you could follow the school on Twitter using @OutwoodBydales