Part of castle school education trust

"Castle School Education Trust is committed to high quality education across the primary, secondary and sixth form key stages. Our schools cover the South Gloucestershire area. We encourage independence within each school within a strong framework of values."

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  • Open Evening will take place on Thursday 19th September 5:45-8:00pm.  Headteacher talks will take place at 5:45pm, 6:30pm and 7:15pm.  Open mornings will run from Monday 23rd September until Thursday 24th October 9-10:30am, you can book appointments during Open Evening


Downend School is proud of its wide range of extra curricular activities.  These are planned with enthusiasm and dedication in the best interest of the students. 

In addition to the extra curricular activities there are numerous in-house enrichment events and visits which will enhance student development and understanding.

If anyone is interested in instrumental or singing lessons, please contact Alice Muir, Head of Music

Duke of Edinburgh Award

Extra-Curricular Clubs

PE Activities