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About us

A great school doesn’t operate in isolation. Our community of parents, staff and external support is what keeps the cogs turning. We are always open to new ideas and thrive through evolving to fit the community we serve. Look no further if you’d like to get involved or understand more about how we operate.


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Work with us

From expert gardeners to specialist subject teachers we value every job which contributes to our school environment. Keep an eye out here if you’re interested in joining our team.

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'Parent' Association

Our Downs School Association

At the heart of our community, our motivated DSA never fails to impress with their exciting calendar of events.

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Policies & Inspections

It may not be glamorous but maintaining the highest standards of compliance is a must for us. We embrace Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) inspections as a way to continuously reflect and improve.

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Senior team

Governors and senior leadership team

There’s no single person responsible for the success of our school however, there are some key individuals who work diligently to realise both our current and future goals.

Meet key team members
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