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"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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Downend

  • The new £10 note cannot be used to top-up monies temporarily.  This is something that should be rectified soon, however in the short term please top-up using an old £10 note or online.

Term Dates

2017-2018 School Year

Term 1
Friday 1 September 2017 – Friday 20 October 2017
Term 4
Monday 19 February 2018 – Friday 23 March 2018
Term 2
Monday 30 October 2017 – Monday 18 December 2017
Term 5
Monday 9 April 2018 – Friday 25 May 2018
Term 3
Tuesday 2 January 2018 – Friday 9 February 2018
Term 6
Monday 4 June 2018 – Friday 20 July 2018

INSET Days (teacher and support staff training days)

Downend School will be closed to students on the following days:

  • Inset Day 1: Friday 1 September 2017
  • Inset Day 2: Friday 20 October 2017
  • Inset Day 3: Monday 18 December 2017
  • Inset Day 4: Tuesday 2 January 2018
  • Inset Day 5: Monday 9 April 2018