About our School

About our School

We are a state-funded independent secondary school serving the communities of Bedford and Kempston. We teach students from Year 7 to Year 11. Working with you, our aim is to improve the prospects of local students through a supportive learning environment, expanded curriculum, and top-class teaching.

Our story so far

Our story so far

A Free School is an independent, state-funded school set up by members of the community who are determined to make a positive difference to the educational landscape.

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Our vision

Our vision

Bedford Free School is a centre of educational and personal excellence for students between Year 7 and Year 11, playing a key role at the heart of the community it serves.

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News

News

Read all about the latest goings on at Bedford Free School.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

This short guide aims to answer any questions that you might have about our School.

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Our staff

Our staff

We employ inspiring teachers who deliver outstanding lessons as standard, acting as role models to inspire and challenge pupil aspirations.

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Our Governors

Our Governors

To encourage the greatest communication and involvement between the School and parents, Bedford Free School has a higher-than-average number of parent governors on the governing body.

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Job vacancies

Job vacancies

We are a small, intimate school, where teachers and students know each other and look out for each other.

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Our accreditations